Wednesday , April 17 2024

Cal Water Jobs – Operation Maintenance Worker

Website California Water Service Company

Job Description:

Under the oversight of a Supervisor or Foreman, the Operation Maintenance Worker assists in performing essential maintenance operations on drinking water infrastructure facilities. This includes repairs and maintenance to water mains, service lines, streets/sidewalks, and fire hydrants; repair and replacement of meters and meter boxes. Employee will also assist in service shut off/turn on and provide customer notification of such activities; can perform the general cleanup of grounds and facilities including painting, repairing, and maintaining Company owned or operated facilities. This position is located in Salinas, CA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Under direction, excavate and expose service/main leaks; isolate damage and assist in repairing or replacing assets.
  • Assist in repairs and maintenance activities of meters, meter boxes, service lines, mains and wells.
  • Assist in setting, replacing, and/or removing 1 ½” to 2” size meters.
  • Assist in locating facilities; assist in valve operation.
  • Assist flushing and performing maintenance on all necessary functions of mains; operate various hand and power tools in the completion of these activities.
  • Under direction conduct all water discharges with Company’s National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) policy including, but not limited to, implementation of Best Management Practices (BMPs), monitoring and recording all required data, and completing necessary paperwork related to all discharge events.

Job Requirements:

  • An OMW must be able to effectively communicate with their supervisor, co-workers and the public;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Have the ability to perform basic mathematic functions to calculate figures; and have the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operation and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, and ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Water Utility experience desired

Qualification & Experience:

  • A valid California Class C Driver’s license, and be insurable under the Company’s policy
  • Must possess a High School diploma or equivalent

Job Details:

Company: California Water Service Company

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Salinas, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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