Utility Crew Member III

Position: Utility Crewmember III

REF #:  2021038

Department: Public Works

Application: Civilian Application

Salary: $13.66 hourly

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Facility operation, maintenance and service in water distribution and sewer collection systems.  Work involves performance of tasks and operation of equipment, which entails considerable skill. Repairs, replaces and maintains water/sewers lines, service, etc. Installs valves for water/sewer taps. Reads utility plats, flushes main lines, and inspects manholes and main line valves as necessary in order to determine cause of reported problem. Identifies type of problem and action required, i.e. sewer backup, main line break, etc. Performs daily checks on lift stations and water wells. Turns service on or off; pulls and reinstalls meters; re-reads meters as directed. Communicates results of inspection to customer; advises of action to be taken. Reads meters as required. Changes and installs chlorine cylinders.  Repairs and maintains chlorinators. Member of chlorine response team. Installs, repairs and maintains electrical apparatus. Responsible for safe operation and maintenance of equipment. Correctly completes necessary paperwork in a timely manner. Other duties as assigned.

Education & Experience:

Graduation from high school or GED equivalent with a minimum of three (3) years related experience in maintenance, utility operations or inspections; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have a valid Mississippi Driver’s License or ability to obtain one prior to employment.

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