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Full Time Water/Wastewater Laborer Wanted

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.

Position: Laborer

Job Type: Full-time         

Salary: $9.50 per hour

Minimum Qualifications

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