Collection System Technician in Woonsocket, RI at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 4/15/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/15/2021

Job Description

The Collections O&M Technician performs field maintenance, inspection, installation or repairs in one or more areas such as system protection (line locates and inspections of the collection system), cleaning and CCTV pipe, SSES projects, and system flows, and inspecting and maintaining manholes, pipes and wet wells.
 
  • Operates equipment manually and through instrumentation panels, computer terminals and programmable logic control units following process control procedures. Monitors and observes operating conditions, records observations and data in shift log. Diagnoses basic operational problems and takes corrective action per procedure.

  • Performs routine CLAIR (cleaning, lubrication, adjustment, inspection and minor repair) on machines and related equipment which may include pumps, engines, generators, valves, and gates. Reports and documents results of work performed and enters into appropriate database. Promptly reports any operational problems with machines or equipment to Lead or Supervisor.

  • Learns to inspect and becomes proficient at mechanical troubleshooting to determine repairs needed. Dismantles equipment to gain access to and repairs defective parts using hand tools, power tools and precision measuring and testing devices. Re- assembles and tests equipment ensuring safe and efficient operating condition is restored. Learns to troubleshoot hydraulic, pneumatic and electronic equipment and instrumentation.
  • Performs manual labor including cleaning equipment, facilities and grounds as required and properly disposes of waste according to safety and environmental policies. Operates vehicles, mobile equipment and material handling equipment for operational and maintenance purposes.

  • Performs facility maintenance and repair and may replace or install light bulbs, florescent tubes, damaged glass, windows, doors, partitions, ceiling or floor tile, door locks, carpet, and/or paint.



Job Requirements

- High school diploma or GED equivalent.
- Some vocational training and mechanical aptitude preferred with the ability to read, interpret and record data from meters, gauges, panels, computer consoles and other equipment.
- Six months to two years experience in related position with ability to comprehend specifications, drawings and manuals.
- Experience using power, pneumatic, hydraulic, and hand tools; pressure gauges and precision measuring instruments.
- Valid driver's license and a safe driving record.
- Must be willing and able to serve on-call rotation within 6 months of start date.
- Must be willing and able to obtain a CDL Class B drivers license with air brakes and tanker endorsement within 6 months of start state.
- Must be willing and able to obtain a Collections Operators Grade 1 license within one year of start date.
- Must be willing and able to obtain a NASSCO MACP/PACP Certification within six months of start date.
- Must live within 50 minutes of the Woonsocket, RI project.
 
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.