Overview & Purpose
1.This position is based in the Lake Havasu, AZ area.
2.The pay range listed reflects our STARTING PAY RANGE only and does not reflect the full range which steps up to $39.45 per hour (top pay typically reached within two years with proven mastery of skills and good performance).
Central Arizona Project (CAP) is the largest supplier of renewable water in the state of Arizona. We operate and maintain a 336 mile long aqueduct and pumping plant system that stretches from our source at the Colorado River to the communities of central and southern Arizona.
On a yearly basis, we pump and deliver over 1.5 million acre-feet of water to enhance the state's economy and quality of life and ensure sustainable growth for current and future populations of Arizonans. CAP is highly respected and takes great pride in providing the people of Arizona this service reliably, cost effectively and in an environmentally sound manner with the highest regard for employee safety and health, evolving public needs and customer satisfaction.
We employ nearly 500 people who enjoy the close community of a small company while helping to fulfill our extremely valuable mission. We offer highly competitive salaries and excellent benefits including membership in the Arizona State Retirement System, 401(k), medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverage, 4-10 work schedule, and significant investment in employee training and development.
Employees are eligible for benefits on their first day of employment. CAP is truly a great place to work!
As a Pumping Plant Millwright Mechanic, you will be responsible for the operational availability, efficient operation and maintenance of large pumping plants, generation stations, check structures and turnouts. Perform overhauls, installations, modifications, troubleshooting and predictive and preventative maintenance of plant equipment and systems, as well as local plant operations.
These positions are subject to call-outs to a variety of operational emergencies on and off hours. Work assignments are primarily at pumping plants and other system facilities in a specific geographic area but at times throughout their employment, incumbents may be assigned to work at other locations across the Central Arizona Project system, as needs dictate. These locations and facilities are located geographically throughout Arizona.
Having completed a related state or federal certified Mechanical Apprenticeship; or possessing the equivalent combination of education, related experience and demonstrated ability PLUS at least three (3) years of journeyman-level work experience in an industrial mechanical environment with technical and specialized knowledge are essential to be successful in this position. Also, a valid driver's license, good driving record, and a high school diploma (or GED) are required. Crane and welding experience is preferred.
If you are experienced and highly skilled in the responsibilities of this job, have a team-focused positive approach to work, and are looking for a rewarding career with a stable organization in the Lake Havasu area, then we encourage you to apply online today! See the Pumping Plant Millwright Mechanic position description for more details about the job responsibilities, preferred candidate qualifications, working conditions and physical job requirements.
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Central Arizona Project