Field Service Technician II

Ohkay Owingeh
Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Features

Position TitleField Service Technician II
DepartmentUtilities Department
Period to Apply11/15/2022-Open Until Filled
SupervisorField Service Supervisor
Pay Rate$17.00 - $22.00/Hourly
Position StatusRegular Full-Time
FLSA StatusNon-Exempt
LocationOhkay Owingeh Utilities

Job Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Under direct supervision of the Field Service Supervisor and Utility Manager, provides maintenance of water and sewer systems for Ohkay Owingeh. Maintains confidentiality of all privileged information.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Work under the direct supervision of the Field Service Supervisor and Utility Manager.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

None.

NATURE OF WORK

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

• Repairs and maintains existing sewers and water lines
• Operates backhoe trenching and backfilling
• Performs plumbing repairs for residential and commercial customers
• Performs service calls
• Makes a call to confirm existing lines of phone, gas, and electric
• Installs new sewer and water main lines
• Installs new and replaces water and sewer hook-ups
• Exercises valves and flushes hydrants
• Responds to emergency calls for water leaks, sewer back-ups, repairs on irrigation diches
• Checks water tank levels and pump houses
• Tests water for levels of chlorine and fluoride
• Submits tests to labs monthly
• Inspects well areas and water pressure
• Checks lift stations and transfer station bins
• Obtain/Maintain Certifications (Water Quality/Waste Water)
• Performs other duties as assigned

JOB FUNCTION

• Knowledge of traditional form of government and pueblo customs and traditions
• Knowledge of the functions and structure of Ohkay Owingeh
• Knowledge of applicable federal, state, county, and local laws, regulations, and requirements
• Knowledge of the principles and practices of waterworks and sewer systems
• Knowledge of electrical and plumbing practices and techniques
• Knowledge of business English, proper spelling, grammar, punctuation, and basic arithmetic
• Ability to communicate effectively in the English language, and preferably in the Tewa language, both verbally and in writing
• Ability to establish and maintain professional relationships with individuals of varying social and cultural backgrounds and with co-workers at all levels
• Ability to maintain confidentiality
• Ability to operate heavy machinery
• Ability to work effectively with individuals and demonstrate leadership and team-building skills with empathy and enthusiasm
• Ability to demonstrate moral character, honesty, tact, fairness, lack of prejudice and desire to help when dealing with people.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality
• Ability to analyze situations and adopt appropriate courses of action
• Ability to demonstrate excellence in everything, and continually seek improvement in results
• Ability to work extended hours and various work schedules
• Skill in using, cleaning and maintaining a variety of exercise equipment
Perform other duties as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

• High School Diploma or GED and technical training in Electrical, Engineering, Plumbing, or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Current valid New Mexico’s Driver’s License
• Must be insurable through the Pueblos insurance Carrier
• No felony convictions or gross misdemeanors within the past ten years
• Must successfully be able to successfully pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen and background investigation

NATIVE AMERICAN PREFERENCE
VETERAN PREFERENCE

SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO:
OHKAY OWINGEH HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
PO BOX 1099, OHKAY OWINGEH, NEW MEXICO 87566
FAX (505) 852-0093
lydell.lewis@ohkay.org

When required of the position, attach a copy of high school /GED, college education, certification(s) or license(s).

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