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Job title: Plant and Equipment Mechanic
Job location: Abilene, TX 79604 United States
Requisition code: PO Box 60
Date posted: 09/06/13
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: Please visit for full details

Job Classification

Job Category:Public Works/Utilities

Job Description

Job description:
Under immediate supervision of the Program Manager of Water Production, this position performs a variety of skilled work involved in the maintenance and repair of specialized water plant and water distribution equipment, apparatus, and fixtures including pumps, engine motors, and valves.

Job Requirements

Education, training, experience:
Obtain a minimum of a C Surface Water Operator’s License issued by TCEQ within 24 months of hire date.

Read, write and understand the English language.

Follow written and oral instructions

Lift and carry a minimum of 75 lbs.

Physically perform duties related to building and grounds maintenance, (i.e. mowing, weed-eating, sweeping, mopping, painting, digging, etc.)

High School Diploma or GED is required.

License or Certificate:

A Texas Surface Water license is preferred.(ability to obtain in 24 months)

Must have a valid Texas Drivers License.

Special Requirements:

**The State of Texas REQUIRES that all State Licensed Personnel pass a background check, and the State of Texas has the authority to grant or deny said license for certain convictions.**

Ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, crouch, stoop, squat, crawl, twist, climb, and lift 75 lbs.; exposure to cold, heat, noise, outdoors, vibration, confining work space, chemicals, explosive materials, mechanical hazards, and electrical hazards; ability to travel to different sites.
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