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Utility Technicians (Gifford - SC)

Lowcountry Regional Water System   Gifford, SC   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
Posted on November 16, 2021

Lowcountry Regional Water System is seeking to hire multiple Utility Technicians for the following:

Water Distribution & Wastewater Collection and Water & Wastewater Treatment.

Under general supervision, is responsible for assisting with the maintenance and daily operation of the Lowcountry Regional Water System's water distribution system, wastewater collection system, Wastewater Treatment Facilities, labs, tanks and deep well systems. This includes facilities in Hampton, Brunson, Gifford, Varnville and Yemassee. Observes all federal, state, and local safety rules, regulations, and procedures. Responds to customer inquiries and resolves customer issues. Reports to Field Operations Manager of the LRWS.

MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

Requires a high school diploma, or specialized vocational training, or a combination of education and experience equivalent with a minimum of 2 years of experience in a job related field. Must possess a valid South Carolina Driver's License. Must maintain a safe driving record. SCDHEC Licenses preferred or able to obtain within 2 years of hire date: SC Water Distribution Operator Class C, WEASC Sewer Collection System Operator Class C, OSHA Competent Person, SCDHEC OM Class 3 Asbestos Pipe Worker, and FEMA NIMS Certifications 100,200,700 and 800.

Pay Range is: $29,643.67 TO $39,004.67

Lowcountry Regional Water System is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or veteran status, the presence of a non-job related medical condition or handicap, or any other legally protected status.