Full Time Water/Wastewater Laborer Wanted
May 02, 2022
Now Hiring Water/Wastewater Laborer
This position needs to be filled immediately. Please apply in person at 19225 Highland St., Tornillo, TX 79853. For directions or more information please call (915) 764-2966.
El Paso County Tornillo WID is accepting applications for full-time Water/Wastewater Laborer. Laborer performs manual labor and operates vehicles and equipment, maintains water and wastewater systems, and performs various duties. The work is performed under the supervision of the Field Supervisor. Position normally works Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 4 pm, with on-call hours on a rotating basis, possible emergency overtime after hours and weekends required. Advancement opportunities.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $9.50 per hour
High School Diploma or GED
Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License (‘C’ license)
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must pass a pre-employment physical and drug test
Job Functions: (Description subject to change and may not list responsibilities in their entirety)
Ability to learn the job through on-the-job training
Use of various tools and equipment
Ability to work with hazardous materials
Assist in the installation, repair, and maintenance of water mains, hydrants, valves, and other water system repairs
Assist in the operation of pumping stations and water treatment plant
Respond and investigate customer complaints regarding water leaks and pressure loss or no water, and evaluation of the situation
Ability to lift over 50 lbs.
Assist with the flushing, disinfecting, and cleaning water mains
Assist with reading of meters, meter installation, replacement, or removal
Ability to adapt to field environment, exposure to inclement weather, noise, dust, dirt, chemicals, and machinery