NOW HIRING Plant Maintenance Mechanic - Water Purification Plant Performs skilled & Semi-skilled maintenance duties as they relate to equipment repair and upkeep.
Perform manufactures recommended preventative maintenance to equipment at the Water Purification Plant.
Job Duties: Repairs equipment including pumps, chemical feeders, valves and specialized equipment.
Performs preventative maintenance on plant equipment according to manufacturer's recommendations.
Performs annual maintenance at plants including but not limited to cleaning and painting of water treatment basins and painting of equipment.
Performs electrical repairs including wiring of electric motors, switches, and panels.
Troubleshoots electrical problems including checking and repairing control circuits.
Serves as a shift relief as needed, assuming full authority, duties and responsibilities of position that is being filled.
Performs related duties as required.
Employee communicates with other employees and the public, as necessary.
Skill in observing, reading and interpreting written materials.
Knowledge of plant operations and maintenance.
Skill in performing mathematical calculations.
Ability to use testing and measuring equipment.
Skill in the use of hand tools, test equipment, and welding tools.
May work rotating shifts. High school diploma or equivalent required.
One to three years experience in a related field preferred.
Must receive and retain a valid 'C Water license within 3 years of employment.
Must receive Hazmat Awareness level and SCBA certifications within 1 year of employment.
Must remain qualified to wear SCBA. Must posses a valid Texas Class 'B' CDL or have the ability to obtain license within a reasonable amount of time.
Heath care Plans Paid Vacation/ Sick Leave Paid Holidays Employee Wellness Program Tuition Reimbursement apply online at www.midlandtexas.gov/jobs Equal Opportunity Employer
About this company
What was once just a small farming community over a century ago, Midland has grown by leaps and bounds thanks to the discovery of oil and gas throughout the area.
Midland now stands as one of the largest cities in West Texas within the Permian Basin located halfway between El Paso to the west and Dallas/Fort Worth to the east. Currently, the city is estimated to have over 134,000 residents calling Midland their home each day. That number is expected to jump even higher over the next five to 10 years with the influx of 10,000 to 20,000 people needed to fill jobs thanks to the billions of dollars invested into the area by many companies expanding their businesses with an eye on the future.
One of the area’s largest employers, the city of Midland has a committed group of people who all work together to help provide the vital services needed to keep the city up and running 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Employees across several departments from police, fire, city management, community development, health and senior services, animal services and many others all work in conjunction to make Midland a great place to be.
The city of Midland offers a strong benefits package for full-time employees that includes medical, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, tuition reimbursement and much more.
Location/Region: Midland, TX (US - 79701)