Public Works/Maintenance



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Up to USD22.16/hr

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Rochester, MN - (USA) 2746 Superior Dr. NW Suite 320 MN Rochester , MN 55901

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Job Description

Do you enjoy the outdoors, whether it is a beautiful winter snowfall or a summer sunny day? How about a variety of daily tasks, that'll keep you on your toes from day to day. Have we peaked your interest? Do you enjoy that Mon-Friday work week? How about a day shift, working from 7am-3:30pm?

If you answered yes to these questions, check out some of the actual daily tasks you will be doing:

This challenging and rewarding role assists in providing a supply of safe drinking water and maintaining a safe discharge of wastewater within local, State and Federal regulations. Along with assisting in other city maintenance, such a snow removal and city park care taking.

* Performs daily inspection and recording of operations of both water systems

* Provides excellent customer service while responding to customer concerns and questions

* Performs maintenance, making repairs and operational adjustments on both systems

* Meets regularly with Public Works Director on important matters

* Inspects, flushes and repairs fire hydrants

* Installs and repairs water meters

* Inspects water and sewer line installation

* Records radio remote numbers for records and utility billing

*Develops and maintains a good working knowledge of all City and department policies and procedures to help facilitate compliance with such policies and procedures

Are you the perfect person?

* Must be able to hold a class D Water and Class D Wastewater License within 2 years of hire

* Must be able to respond within 30 minutes when on call and work outside normal working hours and respond to emergencies

* Must have the ability to read, understand and interpret drawings, blue prints and building schematics

* Must have general knowledge water and wastewater operating characteristics and maintenance of water and wastewater systems

* Must have general knowledge of hydraulic, chemical and mechanical principles pertinent to water treatment plant operations

* Must have general knowledge of the occupational hazards of the work and of the necessary safety precautions; some skill in the use and care of hand tools

*Must have the ability to understand and follow oral and written communications

This is a physical position along with operating a variety of vehicles and equipment, such as graders, loaders, dump truck and mowers.

We are looking for candidates with a minimum of a High School diploma/GED and two years of experience or have begun some specialized training in Water Treatment or any equivalent combination of formal preparation.