Maintenance – Sanitary Sewer Collection #2022-45

Lake County Department of Utilities   Painesville, OH   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on September 3, 2022

Maintenance – Sanitary Sewer Collection

The Wastewater Collection System Maintenance position involves duties associated with repair, maintenance and inspection of the wastewater collection system.

Essential Job Functions: • Receives on-the-job training. Assists and learns daily maintenance, cleaning, repair and inspection of the wastewater collection system as defined in issued work orders, customer complaints or scheduled trouble spot maintenance. • Performs routine tasks of collection system maintenance. Assists in assigned work order duties. • Operates dump trucks, sewer cleaning equipment, tankers and hand and power tools.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must have a High School diploma or GED, a valid Class A Ohio Commercial Driver’s License or a valid Class B Ohio Commercial Driver’s License with air brake and tanker endorsement is preferred, or the ability to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License within six (6) months of hire, and a safe driving record and drug screening are required. One (1) year experience with construction, excavation, plumbing, truck driving and road work or equivalent is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Candidates for this position should have good working knowledge of sewer cleaning, sewer repair or sewer inspection and a background in collection system maintenance, including heavy equipment operation, is desired. This position will include exposure to inclement weather, working in permit required confined spaces, working below grade in trenching projects and will be on-call 24/7 for emergency response, troubleshooting, inspection and clean-up. Strong mechanical aptitude, troubleshooting skills and good verbal/written communication skills are desired.

Job Type: Full Time

Pay: Starting: $20.50 - $27.71/hour.

Additional Premium: OEPA Class I Collection System Certification $1.00/hour. OEPA Class II Collection System Certification $1.25/hour. Class A CDL $1.00/hour. Class B CDL $.50/hour.

Fringe Benefits: • Medical, Dental, Rx, Vision, Telemedicine, Gym Membership, EAP • 12 Paid Holidays • Sick (4.6 hours/pay), Vacation (3.1 hours/pay), Personal Days (6/year from sick time), Overtime, Compensation Time • PERS 10% employee contribution with 14% employer contribution, Deferred Compensation, Public Student Loan Forgiveness

An Equal Opportunity Employer M.F.H.V.