Maintenance Tech II- Leominster, MA in Leominster, MA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 6/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Veolia North America is the global leader in optimized resource management. With over 163,000 employees worldwide, Veolia designs and provides water, waste and energy management solutions that contribute to the sustainable development of communities.

Summary: Performs maintenance services, installation or repairs in plumbing, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, installation, carpentry, painting or vehicle servicing. 

Schedule: Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, may include weekends and 24 hour emergency on call

Job Duties:
  • Inspects and performs mechanical, electrical, hydraulic or pneumatic troubleshooting to determine repairs needed.  Estimates time and material costs for assigned projects. 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.
  • Inspects flow meters, gauges, flow ratios, pressures and related controls on instrument panels, computer terminals and programmable logic control units and diagnoses basic operational problems.  Takes corrective action per procedure in assigned area. Verifies and reports suspected malfunctions and variances to supervisor.
  • Performs routine and preventative maintenance, lubrication and minor adjustments on machines and related equipment which may include pumps, engines, centrifuges, motors, control panels, generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed and odor control, disinfection equipment, vacuum filters and belt presses.  Promptly reports any operational problems with machines or equipment to Lead or Supervisor.
  • May fabricate devices and assemblies from steel.  May weld, thread pipe and solder using gas and electric equipment.
  • Performs manual labor including cleaning equipment, facilities and grounds as required and properly disposes of waste according to safety and environmental policies.  Operates vehicles for plant operational purposes.


Job Requirements



  • High school or GED with the ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, process, safety and quality instructions) and be able to carry out verbal and written instructions.  Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.  Some vocational training and mechanical aptitude required, with the ability to read, interpret and record data from meters, gauges, scales, panels, computer consoles, control panels, motors, VFD and other equipment.
  • Required to currently hold or be willing and able to obtain MA Water and Wastewater certifications. 
  • Two to five years experience in a related position in a similar environment with ability to comprehend complex specifications, blueprints and manuals.
  • Must demonstrate proficiency in the care and use of all site specific, facility required PPE (Personal Protection Equipment), including respirators, gas detectors, confined space equipment, etc.)
  • Must consistently demonstrate the ability to perform all assigned tasks in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Must demonstrate ability to efficiently maintain, install and repair a variety of equipment which may include pumps, engines, generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers, chemical feed and odor control, disinfection equipment, vacuum filters and belt presses.
  • Must demonstrate ability to use precision measuring devices, testing equipment and shop tools such as drill press, band saw, bench grinder, and torque wrench.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to inspect and diagnose process problems in multiple unit processes, troubleshoot mechanical, electro-mechanical, hydraulic or pneumatic equipment and take corrective action within policy and procedure limitations.
  • Must demonstrate ability to accurately estimate time and material costs for assigned projects.
  • Steel fabrication and welding experience may be required if necessary at site.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills are necessary.   
  • Must have ability to operate Computer Maintenance Management System (software).
  • Must demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license (commercial license is desirable) and a safe driving record.

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