Waste water Mechanic

Hoboken, NJ 07030

Posted: 05/02/2019 Industry: Water/Wastewater Treatment Job Number: 170874 Pay Rate: DOE
  • The Mechanic performs preventive and corrective maintenance at wastewater treatment plants and related facilities equipment on an assigned shift
  • Performs preventive and corrective maintenance on buildings, structures, grounds, machinery and equipment
  • Lubricates equipment and checks for malfunctions; replaces packing in pumps or valves; replaces bearings in motors, pumps, and other equipment; tunes engines, sets valve clearance, cleans, and adjusts regulators
  • Align moving equipment
  • Analyzes equipment failures to determine cause and to prevent recurrences
  • Installs and sets up new equipment
  • Cleans out pipes and performs other plumbing and pipe fitting tasks as required
  • Uses gas and/or arc welding equipment to heat, cut, braze, or weld
  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans, prints, and specifications and electrical schematics
  • Performs electrical work in accordance with established practices
  • Assists in keeping maintenance records using a CMMS system, develop computer spreadsheets, and use Word and Excel
  • Communicates effectively at all levels regarding recommended maintenance and repair procedures
  • Conducts job related training sessions
  • Performs other duties as required
  • Performs Job Hazard Analysis Working
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Trade school education with an emphasis on electrical and mechanical equipment and metal fabrication preferred.
  • Five years’ experience in the maintenance and repair of engines, pumps, and other mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Possess a valid New Jersey driver’s license
  • Ability to enter data into a Computer Maintenance Management System
  • Knowledge of the methods, materials, equipment, and tools used in the construction, repair, and operation of engines, pumps, and other mechanical equipment related to water/wastewater treatment plant operations and procedures
  • Knowledge of the operations of internal combustion engines and electrical pump motors; safe work practices
  • Must have experience with HVAC systems and boilers
  • Knowledge of SCADA, PLC and VFD systems
  • Has training in OSHA required programs




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.

Katie Day

Katie Day is a recruiter with HKA Enterprises. While Katie recruits for all industries, her favorite is craft & light industrial. Her advice for job seekers is "Ask questions. Follow up. Don’t be late."

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