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Maintenance Worker I (Sewer Line)

Valid Oklahoma Driver’s License and satisfactory driving record. Must obtain an Oklahoma Commercial Driver’s License, Class A with N endorsement within six (6) months of employment. Must obtain Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) Wastewater Operator’s Certification, Class D within one (1) year of employment. Operates flush truck, vacuum truck and repairs sewer lines.To view complete job announcement, click on job title. For your convenience we have attached the application and supporting documents, please print ALL documents below and return to our office in person or mail to: Human Resources, 201 West Gray Bldg C, Norman, OK 73069

Posting Information
Department: 
Utilities - Line Maintenance
Location: 
1307 DaVinci
Shift: 
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Hours may vary. Subject to emergency call back and shift change.
Salary: 
$13.90 per hour
Date Posted: 
Mon, 10/30/2017 - 8:00am
Job Description
Duties: 
Operates flush truck and vacuum truck. Removes obstructions such as paper, roots, grease, and sand from sewer lines. Uses hand rods to remove roots and reach difficult places. Records conditions of sewer lines and documents data. Cleans and maintains manholes. Repairs sewer lines. Lays new pipe. Interfaces with citizens in person regarding minor complaints or questions. Inspects equipment for safety hazards before use. Performs preventive maintenance on equipment as needed. Works in a safe manner. Keeps work area clean and safe. Follows safety rules and safe work practices. Uses safety equipment as required. Performs related duties as required.
Working Conditions: 
Frequent exposure of up to 80% of work time to dirt, dust, extreme temperatures, noise, and noxious fumes and odors. Exposure to hazards associated with equipment, machinery, rough terrain at construction sites, and moving vehicles on roadways. On call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for emergencies.
Job Requirements
Education and Experience: 
Ability to understand, follow and/or provide verbal and written instructions or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Knowledge: 
Hand and power tools. Maintenance and construction work.
Skills: 
Interpersonal skills necessary to be courteous of fellow employees and citizens while performing duties.
License and/or Certification: 
Valid Oklahoma Driver’s License and satisfactory driving record. Must obtain an Oklahoma Commercial Driver’s License, Class A with N endorsement within six (6) months of employment. Must obtain Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) Wastewater Operator’s Certification, Class D within one (1) year of employment.
Mental & Physical: 
Ability to lift and carry moderately heavy (25-50 lb.) and heavy (50-75 lb.) supplies, materials, and debris frequently. Work requires continued walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing. Ability to maintain regular, predictable and punctual attendance.
Additional Information: 

Applicant must have home telephone or message number where he/she may be reached. Selected applicant must pass physical examination, drug screen, and background investigation.