ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:|
Performs basic customer support activities involving the service, installation, modification and repair of water distribution equipment and systems.
Locates main and service lines; installs, repairs and replaces mains and water meters.
Tests equipment and notes working order.
Notifies customers of scheduled and emergency outages.
Familiar with all aspects of district field activities.
May operate heavy machinery including dump truck and back hoe.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Works under general supervision.
NOTE: The duties of a Water Distribution Operator II / Serviceperson II build upon and include the duties of a Water Distribution I / Serviceperson I. These duties include but are not limited to:
Perform meter reads and field investigations.
Perform collection activities of delinquent accounts.
Under specific direction, follows established policies and procedures in conducting service, installation and repair of equipment to ensure proper working order.
Operates company vehicle according to established safety procedures
MINIMUM POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Two years as a Water Distribution / Serviceperson in the water industry.
DHS Grade I Water Distribution certification required.
State mandated certifications as required.
California Driver's License required or applicable commercial driver's license.
NOTE : Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with special needs to perform the essential functions.
May include but not limited to standing, climbing, walking, lifting, bending, pulling and/or pushing, grasping, reaching, stooping and crouching, sitting, typing, walking, reading, writing, color determination, speaking and listening for extended periods of time.
Qualities of a Successful Distribution Operator II
Trustworthy; strong personal integrity
Demonstrates strong level of accountability and ownership
Exhibits professionalism with internal and external customers
Organized with strong attention to detail and time management skills
High degree of initiative; self-starter