CITY OF HEMET
invites applications for the position of:
Wastewater Collection Systems Operator I
Salary Range: $2,802.00 - $3,406.00 monthly
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Under general supervision, applicants perform maintenance, repairs, construction, and installation work in wastewater collection systems. Applicants inspect assigned areas and correct and/or report safety hazards. Appointees are required to perform skilled tasks in the installation, maintenance, and repair of the City's wastewater system. Applicants must be able to operate cleaning equipment, including vactors and jet trucks. Applicants will be assigned to repair and install manholes and monitor toxic gasses in manholes and vaults using toxic gas detectors.
Wastewater Collection Systems Operator I is the entry-level class in the Wastewater Collection Systems Operator series that allows the incumbent to develop journey level knowledge and abilities. Initially, under closer supervision, incumbents perform a variety of maintenance and construction tasks in the City's wastewater collection systems, and operates and maintains assigned tools and equipment. As experience is gained, incumbents are expected to handle most assignments without detailed instructions. This classification differs from the next higher classification of Wastewater Collection Systems Operator II in that the latter performs the more complex tasks, and operates with a greater degree of independence. This classification is flexibly staffed with Wastewater Collection Systems Operator II, and incumbents may advance to the higher level after gaining experience and demonstrating a level of proficiency that meets the qualifications of the higher level class.
This is an outstanding opportunity for an energetic and motivated professional. The ideal candidate will be detailed oriented, committed to best practices, and ready to join a dynamic, professional team committed to providing excellent customer service to the community it serves.
The purpose of this recruitment is to fill two (2) vacancies and establish an eligibility list for a one-year period.