Waterworks Industrial Mechanic

Fort Irwin, CA 92310

Post Date: 03/07/2018 Job ID: 163038 Industry: Water/Wastewater Treatment Pay Rate: $27.12

Job Description:

The Mechanic performs a variety of tasks in the maintenance of a water/waste water treatment plant including maintenance of equipment, quality control/testing and day-to-day activities on an assigned shift. 

Operates heavy equipment, not limited to: backhoe, skid steer, forklift, floor scrubber, scissors lift, vacuum and vacall trucks, dump trucks, etc., in a safe manner during the project’s operations and maintenance activities.

Assist in cleaning and video inspecting the housing sewer laterals with a hydro jet cleaning equipment and video camera equipment.

Works safely and adheres to established safety procedures; familiar with confined space entry, traffic safety and control, hazardous communication.

Assists in cleaning the sludge drying beds. Load, unload, haul biosolids to the local landfill.

Assists in repairing water line breaks and clogged sewer laterals/mains.

Inspect, repair, maintain free flowing conditions in sewer lines, drains. If appropriate adjust manholes; patch streets and sidewalks; and erect and repair fences.

Inspect, clean and perform a variety of semi-skilled work in the maintenance, servicing and care of equipment, vehicles, tools, pumps and other mobile and stationary equipment.

Uses materials, supplies and hand or power tools.

Maintains records and logs of work activities.

Performs other duties as required.



High school diploma or GED

Possess a valid CDL class A in CA with tank endorsement.

Able to obtain a Grade II water distribution operator certification in California within two years of hire.

Sewer Collection System Operator Grade I issued by CWEA preferred

HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

Holly Lewis

Holly Lewis is a senior recruiter at HKA Enterprises with 7 years of experience in the industry. Holly specializes in the placement of employees in the water/watewater industry. Her advice for job seekers is to always setup voicemail and remember to check it regularly. Holly prefers to be contacted via email or phone.

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