Wastewater Collection Worker
James City Service Authority seeks motivated individual to perform responsible work installing, maintaining, repairing, and constructing the JCSA’s water and wastewater systems. There are four levels in the Wastewater Collection series distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.
Responsibilities: Works as a member of a crew performing manual labor installing, repairing, and maintaining JCSA sewer and water infrastructure; operates or learns to operate heavy equipment; Serves as the confined space attendant for no potential, low potential, and hazardous atmosphere environment and associated Lockout/Tagout Procedures; Performs administrative tasks such as preparing work orders, mapping infrastructure, and taking monitor sewer flows; Conducts or learns to conduct manhole and mainline inspections that center on JCSA standards; catalogs problems for repair purposes; Flags and controls traffic in accordance with State regulations.
Requirements: Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma; Must possess, or be able to obtain within 30 days of hire, a valid Virginia driver’s license and have an acceptable driving record based on James City County’s criteria; Knowledge of safe and effective use of hand and power tools; knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service including setting and meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction; Ability and tolerance to function in an environment that requires the use of respiratory protection devices; communicate effectively both verbally and in writing; follow both verbal and written instructions; establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff and the public.