Friday , March 24 2023

City of Midland Employment For Maintenance Mechanic

Website City of Midland

Job Description:

Performs skilled mechanical work in the maintenance and repair of specialized plant machinery at the Membrane Bioreactor Facility and Water Pollution Control Plant.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Repairs equipment including pumps, chemical feeders, valves and specialized equipment.
  • Collects wastewater samples for testing and analysis.
  • Prioritizes and plans work days, projects and maintenance schedules.
  • Works with vendors in obtaining quotes or bids for required products and equipment.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on  plant equipment according to manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • Performs annual maintenance at plants including but not limited to cleaning and painting equipment
  • Performs electrical repairs including wiring of electric motors, switches, and panels.
  • Troubleshoots electrical problems including checking and repairing control circuits.
  • Keeps abreast of professional developments in the field.
  • Maintains required records of plant operations and maintenance.
  • Performs related duties as required.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to sit, stand and transport self from building to building.
  • Ability to drive a vehicle to and from various work sites.
  • Employee will work in seasonal temperatures bending, kneeling, twisting and climbing.
  • Employee can work with potential mechanical, chemical, and electrical hazards.
  • Employee may be exposed to communicable diseases while handling raw sewage.
  • Must be able to lift in excess of 50 lbs., climb stairs and open access hatches.
  • Must be able to climb 20 ft. ladders and work effectively at that height.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of wastewater treatment.
  • Skill in observing, reading and interpreting written materials.
  • Knowledge of plant operations and maintenance.
  • Skill in performing mathematical calculations.
  • Ability to use testing and measuring equipment.
  • Skill in the use of hand tools, test equipment, and welding tools.
  • May work rotating shifts.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • One to three years experience in a related field preferred.
  • Must remain qualified to wear SCBA. Valid Texas CDL Class A or B driver’s license required.
  • Must receive and retain a valid ‘C’ Wastewater Treatment License from the State of Texas within 3 years of employment.

Job Details:

Company: City of Midland

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: McAllen, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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