Employment Opportunities  >>  Public Works & Utilities

Utility Maintenance Technician

City of Valdosta

Posted: Oct. 29, 2018

End Date: Nov. 12, 2018


DESCRIPTION

Position Title: 

Utility Maintenance Technician

Department:                      

Utilities

Annual Minimum Salary: 

$28,349.33

Facility:                           

Utilities Building

Hourly Rate:                

$13.62

Announcement Type:      

Internal/External

Pay Grade:                  

10

City/State:                         

Valdosta, Georgia

Division:                     

Central Maintenance

Closing Date:                   

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The City of Valdosta Utilities Department is accepting applications for the position of Full time Utility Maintenance Technician. This position performs technical duties in the maintenance and repair of a water or wastewater treatment plant. Assists in the maintenance and repair of plant equipment; performs preventative and corrective maintenance. Assists in the preparation and maintenance of maintenance records. Assists in the modification and installation of equipment and parts. Monitors plant observations and reports malfunctioning equipment to supervisor. Operates a filter press. Operates a front-end loader and other equipment as needed. Cuts grass and maintains plant grounds. Assists in the rebuilding of system books. Cleans and maintains plant tanks.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Knowledge of treatment plant processes and procedures, city and department policies and procedures, work safety principles and practices, data acquisition and records preparation principles
  • Skills in the operation and maintenance of job-related tools and equipment, inspection of plant processes and the recording of related data, operation of assigned vehicles, oral and written communication.
  • At least one (1) to two (2) years experience in a related field
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license for the type of vehicle or equipment operated
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must satisfactorily complete a background check, drug test and pre-employment physical

APPLICATIONS

Please complete a City of Valdosta Application form and email it to LaToya Robinson at covhr@valdostacity.com to be considered for the position you are interested in applying for. An application must be submitted for each position you are interested in applying for. A resume and cover letter may be attached as additional information only. You may apply in person at the City of Valdosta Human Resources Department, 216 East Central Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601.

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The City of Valdosta offers competitive salary with excellent benefits package. The City is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an E-Verify employer.


Posted by Berna Hepburn April 19, 2018 Categories: $25k - $30k Full Time