Wastewater Utility Worker - Gresham, Oregon
CH2M is now Jacobs.
Support our clients wastewater site in Gresham Oregon and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Performs routine servicing and corrective maintenance of water and wastewater collection systems
Cleans vehicles, heavy equipment, pumps, tools, and other stationary and portable equipment
Performs routine inspection of vehicles and equipment; performs minor maintenance and lubrication of machinery such as changing oil and greasing equipment
Operates and maintains vehicles, equipment and tools required to load, unload, haul, and spread sand, gravel, dirt and/or waste products (sludge, product waste, packaging waste, etc.); digs and refills ditches and trenches
Carries or holds materials, supplies, and tools to assist operations and maintenance personnel
Maintains grounds and buildings; cuts grass, weeds and brush; trims trees and bushes; rakes grass, leaves and trash, seeds and cares for lawns and ornamental plantings
Understands and carries out oral and written directions
Works safely and adheres to established safety procedures
Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of work
Ability to carry and respond to pages as requested by management
Ability and willingness to work on-call shifts, as requested, including being fit and able to respond to call-ins in a timely manner
Performs other duties as assigned
Working Conditions & Physical Requirements:
The work area can involve a working environment indoors as well as outdoors, which could cause exposure to outdoor elements; proper environmental attire will be required. Some areas can have loud noise, active machinery, high pressure fluid systems, electrical equipment, confined spaces, heights and depths, fumes, air borne particles, noxious gases, pathogens and various chemicals. The use of appropriate safety equipment will be mandatory in these areas to prevent hazardous contact.
Must be able to sit, stand, stoop, twist and bend at the waist, turn, kneel, squat, raise arms above shoulder height, grasp, reach, perform repetitive hand movements and fine coordination to work on equipment and piping, have vision sufficient to maintain collection system, have hearing in the normal range with or without correction. In an 8-hour shift must be able to transport self across the facility, ascend and descend stair steps, lift objects up to 50 pounds from floor level to waist height, climb and work off of a ladder or scaffold and climb into and out of vehicles having high ground clearance, carry a 50 pound tool box up a flight of stairs, use arms and back to tighten and loosen nuts and bolts; work in confined spaces and wear and use appropriate safety equipment.
The minimum qualifications for this position are:
Valid driver's license and the ability to be covered by Jacob's auto insurer
High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
One to two (1-2) years of experience working in a wastewater treatment facility
CH2M is now Jacobs, join us and love what you do. Focus on tackling the toughest challenges with a smile as you support the development of life-changing infrastructure that improves communities across Oregon. See the inherent value in your point of view as you deliver for our clients.
Jacob's will not sponsor a work visa (e.g. H1B, etc.,) to fill this position.
CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.
Website : http://www.ch2m.com
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