Senior Mechanic- Collections

  • Orange County Sanitation District
  • Fountain Valley, California
  • Jun 28, 2019
Full Time Sanitation and Solid Waste Water and Wastewater Treatment Other
  • Apply By: Nov 13, 2018


What do you value in your next job?

At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further.

Honesty, Trust, & Respect
We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community.

Teamwork & Problem Solving
We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts.

Leadership & Commitment
We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community.

Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities
We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals.

We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees.

Job Description

Under direct or general supervision, performs technical duties and responsibilities in the maintenance, repair, service, and troubleshooting of equipment and machinery in pumping stations and related facilities; performs collection facilities duties including cleaning sewer lines, manholes and wet wells; performs preventive and corrective maintenance on assigned equipment, vehicles, and machinery; and operates and maintains a variety of hand and power tools and equipment. They will need to document all maintenance related activities in the OCSD Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS). The position is required to identify and mark OCSD facilities (Dig-Alert) in the District's service area. The ideal candidate will work well in a team environment.

Job Requirements

The successful candidate will possess a high school diploma or equivalent supplemented by specialized training in the areas of mechanical equipment maintenance and repair and three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience applying preventive and corrective mechanical maintenance skills on related wastewater plant equipment, experience on pump station equipment and collection systems desired, as well as analyzing mechanical systems and processes at a level comparable to a Mechanic with the District. Experience in gravity sewer line cleaning and the ability to work well in a team is desired.

Possession of a valid Grade II Collection System Maintenance Certificate from the California Water Environment Association (CWEA) as well as a valid California class B driver's license with air brakes and tanker endorsement/certificate is required.


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