Facilities Maintenance Worker - Denver
Company: Metro Wastewater Reclamation District (CO)
Posted on: January 12, 2019
General Statement/ Organizational Responsibilities
Metro Wastewater Reclamation District in Denver, CO - a nationally recognized leader among clean water utilities, provides wastewater conveyance and treatment services the majority of the Denver Metro area.--Performs a variety of unskilled to semi-skilled duties related to maintenance of the District's facilities. Works under the direction of a supervisor.
(Any one position may not include all of the duties listed, nor do the listed examples include all of the tasks which may be found in positions of this class.) Performs semi-skilled, unlicensed trades work on a regular basis in multiple trades areas including, carpentry, locksmith, glazing, masonry, minor mechanical maintenance, minor plumbing, air filter changes, painting preparation and painting. Performs routine pickup and delivery of materials for the District. Performs computerized parts research and ordering through the CMMS system. Performs manual labor such as high pressure hosing, sweeping, mopping, shoveling, heavy lifting (and team lifting) during equipment set up/removal, and materials handling. Performs safety activities such as traffic control, hot work, respirator use, fall prevention and frequently performs work in confined spaces. Performs hand signals and rigging for crane and hoisting operations and equipment positioning. Erects scaffolding. Maintains industrial facilities, wastewater treatment structures, conduits and equipment using hand tools, power tools, and powered equipment. Performs industrial cleaning on wastewater treatment structures and equipment such as process buildings, aeration basins, clarifiers, and in various containment tanks/vaults/digesters using chemicals and heavy duty cleaning equipment, large psi pressure washers, and fire pumps. Services and cleans automotive vehicles, weed/lawn mowers, pressure washers, sprayers, and other equipment. Performs grounds work, including repair of landscape damage; mixes and applies herbicides, adjusts, repairs and installs sprinkler system piping and valves up to 4-inch supply systems. Performs snow removal activities. Guides and directs Seasonal Laborers during summer grounds activities. Performs office maintenance repair work such as replacing lamps, door maintenance/repair, toilet and sink removal/repair, ice machine maintenance/repair, minor plumbing and drain maintenance. Moves offices including the removal and installation of modular office furniture and computers. Operates computers to receive work assignments/information and report work progress. Performs other related duties as required.
Minimum QualificationsMust have appropriate and valid Colorado and federal licenses and certification required to operate vehicles and equipment. Demonstrated basic mechanical maintenance skills, ability to safely work alone and in groups with minimal supervision, follow verbal and written instructions. General knowledge of safety. Ability to read procedures, manuals, MSDS precautions, parts breakdowns and work order directions. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Ability to perform basic arithmetic calculations and use measurement devices. Basic computer operations. Graduation from high school or GED.
--Desired QualificationsExperience and/or training in equipment operation, mechanical work, electrical work, industrial facility/plant maintenance or water/wastewater treatment plant maintenance. Graduation from trade school.
Work EnvironmentWhile performing the duties of the job, the employee is exposed to wet and humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, outdoor weather conditions, and risk of electrical shock more than 2/3 of the time. The employee is exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, work in high, precarious places, toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme cold, extreme heat, high winds, and vibration 1/3 to 2/3 of the time. The noise level in the work environment is frequently high.
--Physical DemandsWhile performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to stand and walk more than 2/3 of the time; to talk or hear, reach with hands and arms, and to use hands to finger, handle, or feel 1/3 to 2/3 of the time. The employee is required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell less than 1/3 of the time. The employee must lift and/or move up to 25 pounds more than 2/3 of the time and up to 50 pounds 1/3 to 2/3 of the time. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Metro Wastewater Reclamation District offers a wide range of employee benefits. Read more about our organization.
Metro Wastewater Reclamation District (CO)
6450 York Street
Denver, Colorado, 80229
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