PLANT MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN 40005582

Date: Aug 5, 2022

Location: Durham, NC, US

Company: Durham County

Durham County Government employs approximately 1,900 employees that work towards providing needed services throughout the community. With a wide array of services, Durham County Government is at the heart of a rapidly growing and diverse area offering residents, employees and visitors exciting opportunities to live, work, grow and play. For more information about Durham County Government, visit www.dconc.gov.

 

 

DEPARTMENT:       

ENGINEERING

DATE POSTED:            

JULY 7, 2022

CLOSING DATE:           

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

SALARY MIN:  

$40,103

SALARY MAX:

$72,183

POSITION NUMBER:            

40005582

JOB TYPE:  

FULL-TIME

 

***THIS POSITION IS SUBJECT TO CLOSE AT ANYTIME***

 

 

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK:

 

Performs responsible skilled and technical work in the maintenance and repair of equipment in the County-owned Triangle Wastewater Treatment Plant and its associated collection system.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Performs responsible skilled and technical work in the maintenance and repair of equipment in the County-owned Triangle Wastewater Treatment Plant, its associated collection system, and the community potable well system.  Work includes, but is not limited to, maintenance on sewer lines, pumps, valves, motors, compressors, sensors, telemetry equipment, UV disinfection equipment, flow meters, and generators. Reports to a Utility Supervisor. 

 

 

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

 

  • General knowledge of the use of hand and power tools
  • General knowledge of the operation, maintenance, and repair of the equipment used in wastewater treatment
  • General knowledge of lift stations
  • General knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, and regulations related to wastewater treatment and collection system
  • General knowledge of safety procedures
  • Skill in planning, organizing and prioritizing work
  • Skill in the use of a computer
  • Skill in oral and written communication and the ability to read, write and perform basic mathematical calculations.

 

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

 

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to completion of high school and three years of experience in municipal wastewater maintenance, or industrial maintenance.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:

 

Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the State of North Carolina for the type of vehicle or equipment operated with an acceptable three year driving record.  Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.

 

 

Durham County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh