Utility Technician I Water
Company: City of Goodyear, AZ
Posted on: December 18, 2018
Brief Job Description Hiring Salary: $17.01 - $25.25 The Water Distribution Division delivers safe drinking water to customers in the City of Goodyear. Distribution and delivery to customers is achieved through a network of underground pipes called distribution system. The pipes varies in size from 4 to 30 inch in diameter and convey water from the pumping facility to the customers tap. The distribution system has approximately 308 miles of main. The Division is responsible for the maintenance and repair of all city owned fire hydrants, water mains and service lines. This includes the reading of water meters and Blue stakes. The Utility Technician I in Distribution performs semi-skilled work in the operation and maintenance of utility water and reclaimed water transmission and distribution systems, wastewater collection, and water/wastewater treatment plant equipment and facilities. Maintains, monitors, installs, and/or repairs the City's water distribution system, service lines, valves and fire hydrants, wastewater collection, and treatment facilities. This position minimally requires a minimum of six months of related experience, a high school diploma or equivalent, and a valid driver's license. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of one year of experience working outdoors, working with basic hand tools, and working around heavy machinery; the ability to work efficiently alone, safely, and reliably; a high attention to detail; proficiency in MicroSoft Office; and the ability to obtain a Class A CDL and a Grade I Water Distribution ADEQ certificate within one year of hire. At the City of Goodyear, you will be a part of an organization that values its employees as its greatest asset. You will become part of a dedicated team who is focused on success. You will be challenged to learn and grow in an environment that values employee development and career-building. You will thrive in a culture of innovation. We believe that successful employees are those that possess six core competencies: Adaptability - Integrity - Initiative - Empathy - Optimism - Innovation EXAMINATION PROCESS Only a limited number of the most highly qualified applicants meeting the City's requirements will be invited for an interview. Examination process for this position will include: Panel Interview Job Requirements Essential Functions 12 Month Objectives Utility System Operator I 12 Month Objectives: 3 months * Review and become familiar with the City and Department Policies and Procedures. Successful completion will be demonstrated by providing a brief written report outlining expectation on City phone, computer, vehicle and stand by policy. * Become familiar with the City and Department Strategic Operational Plan. Successful completion will be demonstrated by providing a verbal presentation to members of the Distribution Division, including mission, vision and core values. * Review the Standard Operation Procedure (SOP) for Meter Replacement, Hydrant and Valve maintenance, and provide feedback on areas for improvement. * Complete all computer based training (CBT) classes. Successful complete will be demonstrated with certificate of completion. * Become familiar with the City's distribution system and service area boundaries. Successful completion will be demonstrated by performing a minimum of one Stand-by shift. * Become familiar with the City's approved materials list and provide a written report that outlines the basic materials use for the construction and maintenance of water meters, fire hydrants and valves. 6 months * Provide excellent customer service by completing daily service orders for meter turn on/off, meter repairs, and new installations on time and with no errors. * Perform blue stake marking for City utilities including water, sewer, storm drains, traffic and fiber optics. Successful completion will be demonstrated by performing accurate blue stake markings with no errors. * Learn meter reading equipment and perform monthly meter reading route with no supervision. 12-months * Effectively perform hydrant and valve maintenance, per City's SOP. Successful completion will be demonstrated by performing these tasks safely and with no incidents. * Effectively operate dump truck and trailer, and other industry specific equipment. Successful completion will be demonstrated by performing these tasks safely and with no incidents. * Acquire a Grade 1 ADEQ Certification in Water Distribution within one year of hire. * Acquire a Class A CDL within one year of hire.SDL2017
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