Part-Time Plant Maintenance Mechanic - ...
City of Longview, TX - Longview, TX

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Performs skilled labor in the installation, maintenance and repair of City Wastewater (WW) Treatment Plant and equipment; maintains and adjusts equipment to meet job specifications and technical codes.

Examples of Duties:

Performs skilled labor in the installation, maintenance and repair of WW treatment plant equipment and components; reads and interprets technical manuals; assists with maintenance of facilities and grounds; duties may vary according to job assignment and individual skills. Checks facilities and equipment to verify proper operating conditions and identify maintenance needs; repairs equipment and components and performs preventive maintenance on mechanical and electromechanical equipment and components as directed. Repairs and adjusts equipment and components; verifies equipment functions meet job specifications and technical codes. Performs maintenance activities within scope of authority, and in accordance with all safety regulations and procedures; notifies supervisors of problems beyond the scope of authority. Maintains WW plant work areas in a safe and orderly condition; operates and maintains a variety of specialized vehicles and equipment in accordance with all safety regulations and procedures; identifies and reports vehicle and equipment problems requiring additional repair. Follows all safety rules and regulations; utilizes proper safety precautions in all work performed; reports safety hazards, equipment problems and emergency situations. Cleans up and stores hazardous materials according to City policy and procedures; responds to emergencies as needed. Cross-trains in proper work methods and safety procedures. Maintains daily work logs and records of maintenance services performed. Performs other related duties as assigned or required.

Minimum Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED equivalent, and one year of technical maintenance experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. Ability to obtain a Class D Water/Wastewater license from Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) in one year; must obtain a Class C license within nine months of meeting TCEQ requirements.

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

Work is performed in WW Treatment Plant facilities; required to perform moderate physical work, and lift and carry up to 50 pounds. Full manual dexterity and visual acuity is required. The job risks exposure to bright/dim light, dusts and pollen, extreme heat and/or cold, wet or humid conditions, extreme noise levels, fumes and/or noxious odors, traffic, moving machinery, electrical shock, heights, and toxic/caustic chemicals.