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The City of Great Bend Service Person I - Utilities in Great Bend, Kansas

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Under the direction of the Utilities Supervisor or his designee, performs a variety of duties related to the operation and maintenance of water wells, water distribution, wastewater treatment plant, and collection (sewer) system.

  • Maintains wells, water distribution, wastewater treatment plant and collection (sewer) system to ensure it is operating correctly.
  • Schedules and performs maintenance on generators, equipment, fire hydrants, water, and sewer lines.
  • Performs utility locates to mark water, sewer, and storm lines.
  • Operates water tank trucks, high velocity water jet cleaners, pumps, generators, and other equipment.
  • Completes daily work orders for customers.
  • Installs new water services, meters, repair of water services.
  • Performs follow-up on sewer stoppage and odor complaints.
  • Prepares reports reflecting work completed, work orders, area of completion, and sewer stoppage report.
  • Samples and photographs wastewater overflows and other accidents attributable to the operation and maintenance of the wastewater plant and collection system.
  • Promptly submits written reports detailing actions and procedures used to correct problems.
  • Performs grounds maintenance at water wells, wastewater plant and collection systems such as mowing, trimming, edging, and spraying.
  • Operation of the wastewater treatment plant, water wells, and pump stations.
  • Performs routine water well and pump station inspection.
  • Performs preventative maintenance and repair to pumps, motors, control valves, station monitors, electrical controls, chlorinators, and related pump station equipment.
  • Diagnoses problems and requests assistance to resolve them when necessary.
  • Responds to treatment plant failures, lift station failures when notified by alarms from the systems automated dialer, and water services calls.
  • Reads meters when the regular meter reader is absent.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.