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Distribution Maintenance Mechanic

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No.: OC-61516 Name: Distribution Maintenance Mechanic
Type: Civil Service Exams Deadline: 11/27/17 05:00PM
Exam Date: 01/20/18 08:30AM Price: $15.00
Salary: $25.14 - $33.39 hourly (Monroe County Water Authority)

Description of Duties

This is a mechanical position at the Monroe County Water Authority responsible for a wide variety of complex, skilled
tasks in the installation and maintenance of water mains, services, valves and hydrants, utilizing a number of specialized
types of power equipment. The employee performs complex mechanical duties independently and exercises judgment in
the solution of work site problems. The employee must be able to move and install various tools and equipment of
significant weight. Employees work in confined or restricted spaces including sub-grade facilities and must be able to
maneuver and work in tight quarters around machinery. The job may require employees to work outdoors in inclement
weather and to work various shifts on a seven (7) day per week basis. Employees must be available for emergency duty
call twenty-four (24) hours a day. Certain departments may establish minimum call-in requirements and conditions. Work
may also include assignments in the Back-flow Prevention program, Leak Detection program, valve crew, sewer stake
outs, or serviceman areas. The employee reports directly to and works under the general supervision of a Foreman of
Distribution or Supervisor of Distribution. Direct supervision may be exercised over Maintenance Mechanics, Skilled
Laborers and Laborers. May perform duties of Foreman of Distribution as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must meet the following minimum requirements on or before the date of the written exam:
Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma plus four (4) years paid full-time or its part-time
equivalent* experience in maintenance or installation of water services and mains and hydrants, and appurtenances.

Special Requirements:
Possession of a valid New York State Class *B* Operator's license at the time of appointment.
Depending upon work locations, employees may be required to meet medical standards necessary for the use of a
respirator and self-contained breathing apparatus.

If you are experiencing any problems with this site please email us at civilservice@monroecounty.gov. If have any other questions please contact our office at 753-1700.