Maintenance Repairer

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Building Maintenance

Job Description

Several full-time positions available with KC Water, Water Supply Treatment Plant Division located at 1 NW Briarcliff Road.
Salary Range: $15.79-$23.16/hour
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled


Responsibilities

Performs a variety of manual labor and semiskilled tasks in the maintenance and electrical repair of water treatment plants related system facilities and equipment by performing the following duties: dig trenches, install shoring, set-up concrete forms, and backfill open trenches; operate washers, sandblasters, and other maintenance equipment; flush drains and pipes and perform inspections and preventative maintenance on all mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment such as pumps, valves, motors, engines, compressors, and generators; 120 volt systems, lighting ballast, perform a wide variety of repairs to pumps, mechanical screens, degritting equipment, chlorine machines, sludge and grit conveyors, aerators, clarifiers, belt filter presses, chemical handling, and odor abatement equipment; assist in construction and repair of tanks and pump houses, working from blue prints and sketches; assist in the repair overhaul, and maintenance of all pumps, process and building equipment, power transmission devices at the plant stations, including hydraulic and pneumatic equipment; and perform other routine duties as assigned.


Qualifications

REQUIRES completion of a trade school or a shop training program; OR 6 months experience in general maintenance and repair work. May be required to obtain a valid MO Class A,B, or C CDL prior to the end of the probationary period as determined by the department. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Other Information

URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

May be required to have a negative COVID-19 test result within 7 days of hire as the most recent test result. Having a positive result at any point for any current or potential employee will have no impact on employment status nor employment offer.

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POSITIONS POSTED FOR THE WATER SERVICES DEPARTMENT ARE FOR THE WATER SERVICES DEPARTMENT ONLY . QUESTIONS REGARDING THESE POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO 816-513-0253.

IF YOU SEE THE SAME POSITION TITLE POSTED FOR A DIFFERENT DEPARTMENT, YOU MUST SUBMIT A SEPARATE APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE OTHER CITY DEPARTMENT.

The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.

For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.

For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.

Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.

Applications submitted in person or by USPS mail must be received by the published Application Deadline, 5:00P.M., C.T. Applications submitted by FAX or online must be received by the published Application Deadline, midnight, C.T.

All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.

The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the KC Water Human Resources Division at (816) 513-0253.

Job Address

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