City of Poway

Water Utilities Worker I/II

Onsite - Poway, CA
Full-Time
Application Deadline: 2/20/24

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The City of Poway is recruiting for experienced Water Utilities Workers to join the Public Works Department. The City maintains approximately 294 miles of water pipe, as well as about 2,345 fire hydrants throughout the city. There are over 8,400 valves in the water system delivering water to the City’s businesses and residents. This crucial role ensures clean drinking water is distributed throughout the City. If you have experience maintaining commercial and residential water systems we invite you to apply.

Experience: 

Water Utilities Worker I: One year of experience in construction, maintenance, and/or repair of water utilities and/or related facilities, systems, and appurtenances OR an equivalent combination of experience/knowledge/water technology education related to the water/wastewater industry. 

Water Utilities Worker II: Three years of in construction, maintenance, and/or repair of water utilities and/or related facilities, systems, and appurtenances OR an equivalent combination of experience/knowledge/water technology education related to the water/wastewater industry. 

Education/Training:

Equivalent to the completion of the 12th grade.

Licenses and Certifications: 

Water Utilities Worker I:

  • Possess or ability to obtain a class A driver’s license with a tanker endorsement.
  • If no possession of class A driver’s license, class C driver’s license is required with the ability to obtain a class A driver’s license with a tanker endorsement.
  • Possess or ability to obtain within two consecutive test cycles from date of appointment, D1 Water Distribution Operator Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB).
  • Asbestos Handling Certificate, desired.
  • Confined Space Certificate, desired.
  • Traffic Control Certificate, desired.
  • Trench Shoring Certificate, desired.
  • Fork Lift certificate, desired.

Water Utilities Worker II:

  • Must have possession of a valid class A driver’s license with a tanker endorsement, is required. 
  • Must have possession of a D2 Water Distribution Operator Certificate issued by the SWRCB, is required. 
  • Must have possession of an Asbestos Handling Certificate, is required. 
  • Possession of and the ability to maintain a Confined Space Certificate is required. 
  • Possession of and the ability to maintain a Traffic Control Certificate as appropriate to assignment is required. 
  • Possession of and the ability to maintain a Trench Shoring Certificate is required. 
  • Possession of and the ability to maintain a Fork Lift Certificate is required. 

Recruiter Information:

Poway HR