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Equipment Operator - Utilities

City of Alamo Heights San Antonio, TX

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

This position is assigned to the Department of Public Works (Utilities) and on occasion participates in the daily activities of other functioning departments within Public Works.


  • Performance of all aspects of utility maintenance and repair to include but not limited to water and sewer mains and services.
  • Work a rotating on-call and be available for emergency 24 hoursa day.
  • Maintains system facilities, equipment and tools, including well sites
  • Provides line locater service for other companies doing work in the city
  • Coordinates with Utilities Billing Coordinator on customer complaints, questions and meter readings as directed by Crew Leader
  • Assist with enforcement of safety rules and promotes safe working habits
  • Evaluates assigned equipment as to maintenance needs to report back to management
  • Assist by reporting division's materials and supplies needs relative to assigned duties
  • Assists other divisions or departments as directed
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Please note that this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


  • Experience with safety, training and operation of equipment
  • High school diploma or G.E.D. required
  • Minimum five years experience and knowledge in ground water supply systems, and or sewer system repair, or construction field similar to this type of work, two years of supervisory experience a plus


  • Valid Texas Class C driver license; Texas Class B CDL required within six (6) months of employment
  • Obtain Class C Ground Water, Class I or II Wastewater Collection within 3 years of employment
  • Practical use of a rod and level preferred


  • Ability to work well with people and communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Practical use of computers utilizing Microsoft Word and Excel a plus
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision


  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds on a regular basis
  • Visual acuity, speech and hearing, hand/eye coordination and manual dexterity necessary to operate tools and equipment associated with the job
  • Working conditions are in a field environment
  • Must be able to pass a drug and/or alcohol screen

This class specification is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this class specification at any time without notice.

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City of Alamo Heights


San Antonio, TX
78209 USA
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