Wastewater Facilities Technician
James City Service Authority (JCSA) seeks an individual to perform responsible work in the operation, maintenance, and repair of the JCSA’s wastewater collection facilities. There are three levels in the Wastewater Facilities series distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.
Responsibilities: Performs or learns daily inspections of wastewater facilities including pumping and power generation equipment on assigned route; records various readings, pump run times and performance parameters; Performs or learns testing and monitoring of operation of pumps and motors; starts and exercises generators; checks fluids and performs basic wet and dry well cleaning; Performs or learns corrective maintenance, repairs and modifications to facility motors, pumps, controls and equipment and preventive maintenance of wastewater facilities on their route; Serves as confined space attendant for no potential, low potential and hazardous atmosphere environments and associated Lockout/Tagout procedures.
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; Skill in use of computer software, especially Microsoft Office Suite; Must have the 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.