Water Distribution and Maintenance, Texas
Install and repair water meters, water, and wastewater lines;
Assist in the operation of specialized equipment in cleaning and inspecting sewer lines and sewer taps;
Clean and repair manholes; raise and lower manholes and meter boxes;
Operate trucks, backhoe, tractors, jackhammers, etc... as needed;
Order parts and supplies; clean, repair, and test meters;
Assist in scheduling routine vehicle and equipment maintenance;
Assist in setting up proper traffic control devices in work areas;
Assist in the operation, inspection and maintenance of all city roadways;
Keep a daily log of oil levels in equipment;
Performs related duties as directed.
Completion of the tenth grade with an additional six months experience in construction or maintenance; or any relevant combination of education and experience which provides the following:
Knowledge and Abilities:
The types and uses of hand tools and equipment for construction and maintenance;
Methods used to construct and maintain a variety of public works.
Perform manual tasks requiring physical strength and endurance;
Follow oral and written instructions;
Communicate effectively with others;
Operate heavy equipment and other equipment such as Hydrocleaner, Vacuum truck, (CCTV and SCBA units - Wastewater Collection only).
Frequently lift and carry up to 75 pounds, and occasionally lift and carry up to 100 pounds.
Wastewater Collection-frequently lift and carry up to 80 pounds.
Frequently walk and stand during the shift.
Frequently bend and kneel during the shift.
Push and pull objects.
Continuously flex upper trunk forward at the waist and partially at the knees.
Continuously rotate upper trunk to the right or left while sitting or standing.
Reach above, at, or below shoudler height.
Coordinate eye, hand, and foot movement in order to operate a vehicle.
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