Water Technician

Job Title: Water Technician
Department: Engineering
Position Type: Full-Time
Job Posting Period: 06/12/2017 Until Filled
Job Summary:
Water Technician is responsible for the maintenance, calibrating and maintaining the equipment they use. They will compile and analyze data, document test results and prepare reports. They will work directly with the Fort Mohave Tribal Utilities Authority. Essential responsibilities and duties include the following. Other duties may be assigned as required; Install water lines and sewer lines; disconnects service lines; installs and removes fire hydrants; installs and repairs valves, maps and diagrams water locations; logs jobs completed. Patch streets; dig holes and pour cement; lay pipe; cut weeds; and build fences. The Water Technician will be expected to assist in preventive maintenance for flood control. Checks vehicles to insure proper and safe operation; performs routine maintenance and emergency repairs; reports mechanical problems to supervisor and/or Director. Install sprinkling systems, repair plumbing in restrooms, drinking fountains, and leaky valves. Must be familiar with, and complies with all OSHA safety rules and regulations/MSDS compliance. To perform this position successfully, an individual must have working knowledge of proper water works plumbing methods and techniques, light and some heavy equipment operating principles, practices and procedures, hazards and safety precautions; must have two (2) years of experience as a Water Technician, to include waste water and recreational potable water or any equivalent combination of Education and construction experience, High School diploma/ GED and a valid driver’s license for state of residence; Must present 60 month DMV printout with submission of application.