Utility Worker II

City of Tigard : Water Department
Published
26/10/2022
Location
8777 Burnham Street, Tigard, Oregon
Category
Default  
Job Type
Job Post Expires On
2023-01-25

Description

The hourly range for this overtime eligible position is $22.41- $30.03 per hour. The starting pay assignment, based on an analysis of the successful candidate’s related experience and education in accordance with the City’s pay equity policy and the Oregon Equal Pay Act, would be no higher than $27.24 per hour. 

The Public Works Water Division is looking for a dedicated individual that has a good work ethic and can work with a team and on occasion work alone. Our team works in all weather conditions, responds to afterhours emergency repairs (as, needed), observing safe work practices and makes appropriate use of related safety equipment.

The water division installs, maintains, and repairs water distribution infrastructure including service lines, hydrants, pumps, and storage facilities. We also inspect water service for code compliance. This is a water distribution position - the City of Tigard does not operate a water treatment plant.

The City of Tigard values diverse perspectives, backgrounds, and life experiences. We are committed to building a workforce of diverse voices to impact decision making, drive growth, and better serve our community. We strongly encourage those wanting to work with and serve diverse populations to apply. We would love for you to consider joining Team Tigard.

Please review the Utility Worker II classification for additional details about this job.

Please review the Utility Worker I classification for additional details about this job.

Examples of Duties

Installation, repair and replace:

  • Water distribution main lines
  • Fire hydrants
  • Water meters
  • Water service lines

Performs maintenance that includes:

  • Water main flushing
  • Water valve exercising
  • Fire Hydrant maintenance
  • Maintenance around water meters

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