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Water/Wastewater Mechanic

Waynesboro, GA 30830

Posted: 03/25/2024 Industry: Water/Wastewater Treatment Job Number: 191588 Pay Rate: $17-$19 per hour

Job Description

HKA Enterprises is unable to support C2C. 3rd party submissions and C2C requests will not be considered for any positions.

HKA is working on behalf of Jacobs and this role is to support Jacobs’ work through HKA.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Performs preventive and corrective maintenance on buildings, structures, grounds, machinery, and equipment used for a water/wastewater treatment facility and for lift stations
• 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
• 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
• Performs duties of electrician or painter in their absence
• Assists in keeping maintenance records
• Communicates effectively at all levels regarding recommended maintenance and repair procedures
• Follows written and oral instructions
• Performs other duties as required

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications
• High school diploma or GED
• Possess a valid driver’s license as driving is a requirement of this position
• Two years experience in the maintenance and repair of electrical equipment relating to the treatment of water/wastewater facilities and lift stations
• A valid Certified Maintenance & Reliability Technician (CMRT) certification or ability to obtain within 3 years of date of hire

Preferred Qualifications:
• Some trade school education with an emphasis on electrical and mechanical equipment and metal fabrication
• Experience in the maintenance of wastewater treatment plants and related equipment in a municipal facility/environment or similar maintenance experience
• 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
• Ability to enter data into a computer maintenance management system
• Experience in the use of Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)
• Forklift experience
• Experience in serving municipal utility client
• Safe work practices


Additional Information

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.

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