Inspects, troubleshoots, maintains, removes, repairs, and installs mechanical equipment at water and wastewater facilities. Designs, fabricates, and improves mechanical equipment.
Plans, schedules, and performs work in accordance with preventive maintenance and asset management programs.
Plans, schedules, coordinates, and communicates activities with supervisor, coworkers, water and wastewater operations work groups. Prepares workplans in advance of tasks outlining work scope, safety measures, and impacts to stakeholders.
Researches information for equipment repairs and/or new equipment or applications. Selects and purchases maintenance supplies. Assists in budget preparation process.
Prepares scope of work for request for bids, proposals, and service contracts. Participates in bid and proposal evaluations, and design reviews. Dependent on project complexity, oversee, manage and/or assist in the progress of consultant and contractor related projects. Participates in the process to update Utility Master Plans.
Responds to emergency calls, including after hours response. Position may involve working overtime and on weekends as needed.
Revises, updates, and creates equipment manuals and records regarding equipment operation and performance. Maintains records and reports consistent with local, County, State, and federal requirements.
Incumbents may be assigned primary responsibility for operation and maintenance of off-site facilities. Monitors water booster stations and sanitary lift stations and ensures continuous operation. Monitors reservoir operation for adequate storage volume and superior water quality. Performs work in alignment with requirements set forth by the Oregon Health Authority and Department of Environmental Quality.
Assists and directs seasonal employees as needed. Cooperates with and assists other work groups in performance of tasks.
Conforms with all safety rules and practices, and performs work in a safe manner. Maintains job-site safety for self and co-workers and minimizes hazardous conditions.
Performs as a member of a team, assisting with development of work group goals and objectives, and contributing to the achievement of goals and objectives. Maintains effective work relationships.
Complies with all Administrative Policies. Performs work in accordance with Council Policies and Municipal Code sections applicable to the position.
Delivers excellent customer service to diverse audiences. Responds to customer service requests, questions and complaints. Maintains a positive customer service demeanor and delivers service in a respectful and patient manner.
Arrives to work, meetings, and other work-related functions on time and maintains regular job attendance.
Operates and drives a motor vehicle and/or equipment safely and legally.