Wastewater Construction Equipment Operator

City of Brenham | Brenham, TX, 77833
Posted from 8/17/2022 to 10/31/2022
Pay: 16.61
Compensation Type: Hourly
Position Type: Full-Time
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Operates various equipment and assists with various duties involved in and the maintenance and construction of city sewer system components. When needed, assist with new construction or repairs to the Water Distribution System.

Starting Pay Rate:$16.61 per hour


Residency Requirement (HR Policy Manual page 98):

"Employees who are likely to be called to work in cases of emergency may be required to reside within reasonable response commuting ranges of their places of work. A reasonable response time to an emergency is thirty (30) minutes."

Residency which allows response time to a City emergency of thirty (30) minutes MUST be established with 90 days of hire.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Operates various equipment, including jet machine, power saw, underground utility locator, water pumps, backhoe, and cranes ;
  • Builds sewer system components, including laying sewer lines, fitting pipes, manholes, installing sewer taps, and installing sewer services and sewer mains;
  • Preforms routine maintenance of sewer system components, including videoing sewer mains, jetting sewer mains, and smoke testing sewer mains;
  • Has the necessary skills to excavate around gas, sewer, electric, and telephone lines;
  • Completes work orders;
  • Sets up road barricades and detour routes as necessary;
  • Cleans and maintains vehicles, equipment, yard, and shop;
  • Serves on call duty with water department to respond to after-hours customer water or sewer problems;

Valid Texas driver's license. Class I Wastewater collection license, or ability to obtain license within 180 days of hire. All licenses acquired through TCEQ that are above the minimum requirement for the position will receive a determined percent raise upon receiving new license.

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200 West Vulcan, Brenham, TX, 77833
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