Maintenance Worker II - Wastewater

City of Apple Valley | Apple Valley, CA

Applying to this job will open a new window on the employer's web site to apply there.

Posted Date 4/06/2021

Salary: $19.30 - $27.27 Hourly

Under general supervision, performs the full range of work in the construction, modification, maintenance, repair, and operation of Town infrastructure, including storm and sanitary sewer systems; and performs related work as required.

Essential Functions:

    • Operates specialized vehicles and a variety of light, medium, and heavy equipment related to the construction, maintenance, and repair of the Town’s wastewater infrastructure system.


    • Maintains wastewater lines and pump stations to ensure continuous flow of Town wastes.


    • Cleans sanitary wastewater lines in the collection system by means of hydro cleaning and rodding.


    • Provides maintenance and repair of wastewater mains and laterals.


    • Installs and maintains wastewater manholes and makes minor repairs as directed.


    • Inspects wastewater lines, pump stations, and manholes to ensure compliance with established codes.


    • Maintains the Town’s wastewater collection system in a safe and sanitary manner to ensure safe conditions for the Town, including repairing broken wastewater mains and parts, and hydro-cleaning to ensure clean and open distribution.


    • Inspects, rebuilds, and services pumps, check valves, and floats as necessary.


    • Transports contaminated soils and raw sewage to designated areas for proper disposal.


    • Performs asphalt and concrete repair and patchwork; removes trees, brush, and debris from right-of-ways to access sewer main lines and laterals.


    • Installs and maintains different metering devices throughout the Town’s infrastructure to monitor wastewater flows; downloads necessary information onto a computer.


    • May inspect sewer lift stations, read meters and gauges, determine and apply proper chlorination, purchase necessary supplies, and work with contractors on lift station maintenance and repair.


    • Observes safe work methods and makes appropriate use of related safety equipment as required.


    • Operates and maintains light, medium, and heavy-duty equipment and trucks appropriate to the functional area of assignment.


    • Operates a variety of hand and power tools and equipment related to work assignment as instructed.


    • Maintains work areas in a clean and orderly condition, including securing equipment at the close of the workday.


    • Installs street barricades and cones and controls traffic around work sites to ensure safe conditions for the general public and Town workers.


    • Responds to after-hours emergencies.


  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

Share this job