Maintenance Worker III - Water/Wastewater

  • San Bernardino, California
  • Mar 28, 2020
Full Time Building Maintenance Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Salary: $47,715.20 - $62,608.00 Annually USD

Job Description

The Job

Excellent Benefits Packageincludes reti rement, health,
vacation, certification differentials, & much more!

San Bernardino County has reciprocity with CalPERS
and other
California '37 Act counties.
San Bernardino County's Special Districts Department's Water and Sanitation Division is recruiting for Maintenance Workers III who act aslead workers for the operations and maintenance of water treatment, water distribution and wastewater collection systems and related facilities, and provide functional supervision to subordinate maintenance workers.Maintenance Workers are required to perform their duties in all weather conditions, and at any work site; work sites are located throughout the County, including high/low deserts, mountains, and valleys.

Working Conditions: Applicantsmust be able to perform heavy manual labor and work outdoors in varying weather conditions; work in desertand mountainous areas, remote locations, and other locations as needed; have the ability to drive in all weather conditions; and work weekends andholidays, and respond to emergency calls as needed. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and have the ability to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend over, and crawl for extended periods in the performance of job duties for this position.

Health and Physical:Persons seeking appointment to this class must meet the health and physical condition standards deemed necessary and proper for performance of the duties established by the San Bernardino County Special Districts Department.

Certification:Some facilities require the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) Water Distribution Operator Grade D4 certification. Additional compensation may be available for employees possessing certifications at a higher level than required for the assigned site, and/or for specialized industry-specific certifications. Must possess and maintain CA SWRBC D3 (or higher) certification.

License:Must obtain and maintain a CA Class A unrestricted driver license with tanker endorsement within 24 months of Maintenance Worker series employment, or be terminated. Subject to DOT random testing requirements.

Travel:Travel throughout the County is required. A valid CA driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance is required at time of appointment.

Assignment:Employees on call must respond by phone within 30 minutes. Employees may be assigned to oneregion, but are expected to work any site located throughout the County, to meet the Department's needs. Incumbents are required to be available on-call evenings, weekends, and holidays, as needed. Sites/locations encompass the mountains, the deserts, and the valleys.

Special Districts Department provides cost-effective services to 100+ unincorporated areas throughout San Bernardino County. Services are provided with a commitment to safety, quality, and focus on customer satisfaction.

Minimum Requirements

Must meet the following Certification, Experience, AND License requirements:

Must possess a current CA SWRCBWater Distribution Operator Grade D3.
Must possess either one of the following certifications:A)a current CASWRCB T2Water Treatmentcertification; OR
B) a current CASWRCB Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade II.
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Must possess three (3) years of recent experience (within the last 5 years) in the maintenance and repair, or inspection, of water/wastewater equipment and machinery.
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License:Must possess a valid CA Class "C" driver license (or higher). Copy of required certificates must be attached to the application.

Desired Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess a valid CA Class A unrestricted driver license with tanker and hazmat endorsements, in addition to possession of the SWRCB Water Distribution Operator Grade D4 certification, SWRCB T3 Water Treatment certification andSWRCB Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade III certification, along with experience as a lead worker in a water/wastewater industry.

Selection Process

There will be acompetitive evaluationof qualificationsbased on the information provided in the Application, as well as the Supplemental Questionnaire.Youare encouraged to include detailed descriptions of your qualifying experience and skills, as only the most highly qualified applicants will be referred to the Department.In the event of a large number of qualified candidates, a written examination may be conducted.

Applications will be accepted and processed until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. This recruitment may close without further notice; interested candidates should apply as soon as possible.

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Application Procedure :To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire by the deadline. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.

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Closing Date/Time: Continuous

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