Worker II / Water & Sewer

$33,482 yearly
  • ACCGov
  • Athens, GA, USA
  • Nov 17, 2022
Full time Utilities Water Wastewater

Job Description

SALARY:

$33,482 Annually

CLOSING DATE:

Continuous

PURPOSE & JOB RELATED REQUIREMENTS:

FIVE POSITIONS AVAILABLE:  

One in Water Distribution, one in Water Capital and three in Sewer Collection

 

REPORTS TO:  Construction and Maintenance Supervisor or Utility Maintenance Crew Leader

FLSA STATUS:  Non-Exempt

CLASSIFICATION:  Personnel System, Requires successful completion of a six month probationary period.

Pay Grade: 110

SAFETY SENSITIVE:  Yes – CDL; Subject to random drug testing per the Athens-Clarke County Drug and Alcohol Ordinance.


Purpose of Job
The purpose of this job is to perform manual work functions associated with installation of water/sewer service lines, operate equipment and clean sewer lines and manholes.  Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: installing, water and sewer mains and service line; performing labor activities; operating/maintaining equipment; transporting materials and supplies; and performing additional tasks as assigned.
 
Job Related Requirements
Work Schedule:  Normal work scheduled: Monday - Thursday 6:30 am to 5:00 pm or Tuesday - Friday 7:00 am to 5:30 pm. On call 24 hours / day 7 days a week. Variability of schedule will be discussed if offered an interview. 
 
May be required to work on religious holidays.
 
Regular and predictable attendance is required.
 
Must work cooperatively with others.
 
When requirements include vehicle operation, responsible for the safety, readiness and operation of the vehicle and must abide by ACC's safe driving policy.

Emergency Position
This position is designated as an emergency position that requires your attendance at work under all types of emergency conditions. Some examples of emergencies include inclement weather, utility failure, fire or other forced evacuations or as determined by the Manager. 

MINIMUM TRAINING & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

High school diploma or equivalent required; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position. 
 
A valid driver's license.
 
Must possess or have the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire a valid Georgia Class A Commercial Driver's License. When assigned to Sewer Flushing and Vacuuming Trucks:  Must obtain tanker endorsement within 6 months of hire.
 
Must possess or have the ability to obtain within 6 months of date of hire a Georgia Department of Transportation Flagging certification.
 
One year of water distribution, pipeline construction and maintenance, plumbing, or related experience preferred.

 

For more information and to apply:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/athensclarke

Job # 2022-U106