Aqua America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Equal employment opportunity is provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy (including childbirth and related medical conditions, including medical conditions related to lactation), physical or mental disability, covered-veteran status, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law
Under general supervision, performs the day to day duties associated with the repair and upgrade of water distribution and wastewater collection systems, customer service issues, and housekeeping at water and wastewater facilities, which includes maintenance and painting as needed. Has a working knowledge of required procedures, equipment and operating standards and is able to resolve routine problems. Uses hand tools and some power tools.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Performs semi skilled installation, maintenance and repair of valves, meters, gauges, pumps, and associated equipment used in water distribution systems or wastewater collection systems.
Operation and routine maintenance of equipment and vehicles; i.e. trucks, digging, trenching equipment, and other equipment as required.
Operation of medium construction equipment under the supervision of a qualified operator.
Loading and unloading various equipment, chemicals and supplies at worksites and store areas.
Performs ground keeping and custodial work as required.
Performs other duties or special projects as requested related to the area of responsibility.
Must be available to work overtime and "on call" duty as scheduled.
High school diploma or the GED equivalent is required with 3 years of experience in a related field. Must have the ability to operate a personal computer and operate smartphone/tablet devices
Aqua America, Inc.