Plant Technician

Plant Technician Apprentice (Public Works/WWT Department)
Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: DOQ
Posted Date: 06/14/2019
The purpose of the class is to maintain wastewater plant facilities, fixtures, and equipment.  The class is responsible for scheduling or performing preventive maintenance, installations, repairs, and reports.  The class works within a general outline of work to be performed; develops work methods and sequences under general supervision. Requires the ability to work independently, exercising judgment and initiative. 
 
Plant Technician Apprentice - $12.46 - $18.81 per hour
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent at time of hire. Requires a minimum of one year in the areas of electrical and mechanical abilities, with the ability to troubleshoot and repair water and wastewater treatment and processing equipment. Must possess ability to read and interpret electrical schematics. Requires a valid State of Florida driver license and satisfactory driving record as a condition of initial and continued employment. Must obtain a Class A CDL with air brake endorsement within 18 months of employment. Must obtain a Utility Maintenance III Certification within 18 months of employment. Must obtain Confined Space Entry Certification within 18 months of employment. Prefer knowledge in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), relay logic, pumps, motoes, gearboxes and all other equipment as it relates to water and wastewater treatment and processing equipment.

Plant Technician C - $14.53 - $21.98 per hour
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent at time of hire. Requires a minimum of two years in the areas of electrical and mechanical abilities, with the ability to troubleshoot and repair water and wastewater treatment and processing equipment. Must possess ability to read and interpret electrical schematics. Must possess a Class A CDL with tanker endorsement permit within 3 months and Class A CDL with tanker endorsement within 6 months. Requires a Utility Maintenance III Certification at time of hire. Must possess Confined Space Entry Certification at time of hire. Requires 2,080 hours of experience in wastewater collections. Must possess a pump certification within 12 months. Prefer knowledge in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), relay logic, pumps, motoes, gearboxes and all other equipment as it relates to water and wastewater treatment and processing equipment.

Plant Technician B - $15.25 - $23.75 per hour
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent at time of hire. Requires a minimum of three years in the areas of electrical and mechanical abilities, with the ability to troubleshoot and repair water and wastewater treatment and processing equipment. Must possess ability to read and interpret electrical schematics. Must possess a Class A CDL with tanker endorsement permit within 3 months and Class A CDL with tanker endorsement within 6 months. Requires a Utility Maintenance II Certification at time of hire or the ability to obtain within one year. Must possess a backflow certification within 18 months.  Requires a pump certificate at time of hire. Requires a confined space certificate at time of hire. Requires 6,240 hours of experience in wastewater collections. Prefer knowledge in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), relay logic, pumps, motoes, gearboxes and all other equipment as it relates to water and wastewater treatment and processing equipment.

Plant Technician A - $17.64 - $26.69 per hour
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent at time of hire. Requires a minimum of four years in the areas of electrical and mechanical abilities, with the ability to troubleshoot and repair water and wastewater treatment and processing equipment. Must possess ability to read and interpret electrical schematics. Requires a valid State of Florida driver license and satisfactory driving record as a condition of initial and continued employment. Requires a Utility Maintenance I Certification at time of hire or the ability to obtain within one year. Requires a backflow certification at time of hire. Requires a pump certificate at time of hire. Requires a confined space certificate at time of hire. Requires 10,400 hours of experience in wastewater collections. Prefer knowledge in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), relay logic, pumps, motoes, gearboxes and all other equipment as it relates to water and wastewater treatment and processing equipment.