WATER SERVICE TECHNICIAN
The purpose of this class within the organization is to take water samples and read meters. This class works under close supervision according to set procedures. The functions listed below are those that represent the majority of the time spent working in this class. Management may assign additional functions related to the type of work of the class as necessary. Essential functions for this position include but are not limited too, walk or drive vehicles along established routes to take readings of meter dials, Connect and disconnect utility services at specific locations, Indicates irregularities on forms for necessary action by servicing department, Accounts for water usage due to flushing, Verifies readings to locate abnormal consumption and records reasons for fluctuations, Complete work orders, Fills pools with fire hydrants, Changes meter registers; fix leaky meter boxes and installs and removes water meters.