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Water /Wastewater Systems Tech

Location : Dallas
Job Type : Direct
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 2
Required Education : High school curriculum or equivalent
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :
We are looking for a Water /Wastewater Systems Tech for our Client in the DFW area. This is with a large well-known organization and a direct opportunity with great benefits!

Job Overview: 

As a Water/Wastewater Operator this individual will be responsible for the maintenance of the over 200 miles of pipeline, that brings over 2.5 million gallons of fresh, and healthy drinking water every day to the DFW Airport. You will also ensure that the over 1,000 fire hydrants, and the 500-meter accounts are in good, functional order. 

Job Duties:

  • Installing, repairing and replacing water pipelines; joins and caulks pipe; repairing valves and hydrants; drilling and installing taps. 

  • Excavating and backfills trenches and culverts using backhoe and hand tools. 

  • Operating vacuum truck to remove debris from water system. 

  • Exercising all valves in the system; making repairs as necessary. 

  • Performing daily chlorine residual test; maintains safety equipment in operable condition. 

  • Reading water meters and records readings. 

  • Maintaining records and preparing reports. 


Required Qualifications :

  • 2 years of experience in the operation, maintenance, and repair of water systems. 

  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above. 

  • Possession of a valid Class B Commercial driver’s license, or the ability to obtain within 1 year. 

What We Desire: 

  • Knowledge of the principles and operating characteristics of pumps, motors, motor controls and monitoring equipment. 

  • Ability to detect, diagnose and correct defects and malfunctions in the water distribution systems, and equipment and instruments associated with water systems. 

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