CREW CHIEF - WATER DISTRIBUTION JOB IN CITY OF SUGAR LAND
City of Sugar Land
Job Category :
Water and Sewers
Job Type :
City of Sugar Land
Salary and Benefits :
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Crew Chief- Water Distribution
At the City of Sugar Land, we are looking for people driven by a desire to contribute, possess a willingness to be challenged, and are committed to public service. Our champion employees are a driving factor for making Sugar Land "One of America's Best". The Water Utilities Department has an opening for a Crew Chief.
A working supervisor responsible for the diagnostics, scheduling, coordinating, and supervision of maintenance and repairs to the city’s water and wastewater systems and capable of covering for the Utilities Field Supervisor when not available. A working supervisor responsible for the diagnostics, scheduling, coordinating, and supervision of maintenance and repairs to the city’s water and wastewater systems and capable of covering for the Utilities Field Supervisor when not available.
Summary of Duties:
Assists the work crews in all activities involved in the maintenance, diagnostics repair, and installation of the water distribution and wastewater collection systems, as well as any repairs as a result of these actions.
Responsible for all aspects of the water distribution and wastewater collection systems as well as inventory control of the warehouse.
Responsible for the preventative maintenance program for the water and sanitary sewer system which include valve, hydrant, and manhole maintenance.
Use hydro unit for cleaning out sanitary sewer lines.
Responsible for repairs to water main and sewer lines.
Repair broken water lines with new sections of pipe and new taps.
Performs water service taps and new meter and box installations.
Assists in the diagnostics of problem areas and develops course of action and ensures efficient completion.
Operate and maintain underground sewer televising equipment.
Perform line locates, yard restoration, and assist the engineering department with contractors.
Be able to read basic construction plans as well as understand the geographical makeup of the city.
Operates light and heavy commercial equipment; light and heavy power tools; and a variety of hand tools; and is responsible for their responsible operation to ensure the safe functioning and lifespan of this equipment.
Requires a high school diploma or a GED certificate.
Two (2) years experience in operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems.
Backhoe operator experience required.
Training (License and/or Certification):
Valid Texas Commercial Driver’s License (Class A) with air brake endorsement or ability to obtain within 6 months.
TCEQ Class C distribution desired or should be obtained within 2 year of employment.
TCEQ Class II wastewater collection license desired or should be obtained within 3 years of employment.
The City of Sugar Land is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of its workforce. Applications will be considered if submitted on the City of Sugar Land's website: http://www.sugarlandtx.gov/885/Job-Opportunities