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Maintenance Mechanic-MBR - City of Midland, TX (ID: 301010)

Title Maintenance Mechanic-MBR
Type Public Works - Operations
Date Posted 2018-04-17
City / Organization City of Midland, TX
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Scope of Work:

Performs skilled mechanical work in the maintenance and repair of specialized plant machinery at the Membrane Bioreactor Facility and Water Pollution Control Plant.

Monitors expenditures during the year.


 Essential Job Duties:
  • Repairs equipment including pumps, chemical feeders, valves and specialized equipment.
  • Collects wastewater samples for testing and analysis.
  • Prioritizes and plans work days, projects and maintenance schedules.
  • Works with vendors in obtaining quotes or bids for required products and equipment.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on  plant equipment according to manufacturer's recommendations.
  • Performs annual maintenance at plants including but not limited to cleaning and painting equipment
  • Performs electrical repairs including wiring of electric motors, switches, and panels.
  • Troubleshoots electrical problems including checking and repairing control circuits.
  • Keeps abreast of professional developments in the field.
  • Maintains required records of plant operations and maintenance.
  • Performs related duties as required.


 Physical and Environmental Conditions:

Ability to sit, stand and transport self from building to building. Ability to drive a vehicle to and from various work sites. Employee will work in seasonal temperatures bending, kneeling, twisting and climbing. Employee can work with potential mechanical, chemical, and electrical hazards. Employee may be exposed to communicable diseases while handling raw sewage. Must be able to lift in excess of 50 lbs., climb stairs and open access hatches. Must be able to climb 20 ft. ladders and work effectively at that height. Must be able to wear an SCBA.


 Required Qualifications:
Employee communicates with other employees and the public, as necessary.

Knowledge of the principles and practices of wastewater treatment. Skill in observing, reading and interpreting written materials. Knowledge of plant operations and maintenance. Skill in performing mathematical calculations. Ability to use testing and measuring equipment. Skill in the use of hand tools, test equipment, and welding tools. May work rotating shifts.

High school diploma or equivalent required. One to three years experience in a related field preferred. Must remain qualified to wear SCBA. Valid Texas CDL Class A or B driver's license required.  Must receive and retain a valid 'C' Wastewater Treatment License from the State of Texas within 3 years of employment.

Job Post Expiration Date   August 31, 2019

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