City of Round Rock (TX)

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Temporary Systems Mechanic

at City of Round Rock (TX)

Pay: $16.58 to $20.74/hour
$16.58 - $20.74
Posted: 8/24/2018
Job Status: Contract/Temporary
Job Reference #: 2188772
Keywords: mechanic

Job Description

Overall Job Objective


Under general supervision, the System Mechanic maintains the city's water distribution and waste water system by inspecting and repairing pumps, motors, motor controls, control valves and associated equipment/facilities.

Examples of Duties

Assists in maintaining lift stations by inspecting daily; trouble shoots electrical controls of pump motors; removes and replaces pumps; works with electricity up to 480 volts A.C; maintains emergency generators; works in any weather conditions.

Assists in maintaining the distribution system by repairing or replacing pumps and controls; works with heavy motors on cranes; repairs control systems for pressure reducing valves; maintains pump systems; repairs high voltage controls up to 2,400 volts to pumping motors; maintains appearance of sites.

Assists in maintaining raw water lines by trouble shooting and repairing pumps and controls; repairs pressure reducing valves in confined spaces; maintains valves and miles of water lines; maintains ground and maintains building generators on sites.

Performs on call duties by responding to water distribution and lift stations problems 24/7; repairs problems at night involving electrical and mechanical issues; works during storms; supports the water plant and inspects all sites daily.

Assists in the overhaul of PRV by working in confined spaces; works with heavy parts; uses tools and cranes on trucks; makes needed adjustments; replaces parts; ensures sites meet TCEQ standards.

Assists in maintaining water storage tanks by climbing water towers and painting as needed; repairs lighting; maintains valves.

Experience and Training

Graduation from high school or GED equivalent.

One (1) year of experience as a systems mechanic or in a similar position.

Certificates and Licenses Required

Obtain Class D Water and Collection I in first 12 months