Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Floyd County Water
Salary $14.29 - $15.75
Government Floyd County
Published 01/22/2019
Closes 12/31/2019
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JOB SUMMARY: The purpose of this classification is to operate heavy equipment and perform manual work functions associated with installation, repair, and maintenance of the County water utility lines and related systems and equipment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Provides direction, guidance and assistance to employees; organizes workload; makes work assignments; monitors work in progress; inspects completed work.
• Installs, maintains and repairs water utility systems; locates water leaks, repairs pipe leaks; clears blocked pipes; installs pipe; cuts pipes; digs holes or trenches; turns water mains on/off; installs/replaces water meters; reads meters; loads and unloads trucks; shovels materials, etc.
• Maintains inventory of supplies, tools and equipment for use at work sites. Performs general and preventive maintenance; inspects equipment; checks fluid levels; replaces fluids; greases equipment; washes and cleans equipment; monitors equipment operations to maintain efficiency and safety; reports faulty equipment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or G.E.D. and one (1) year of experience in water utility construction and maintenance or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia Commercial Driver’s License.

BENEFITS: Health/Major Medical, Retirement, Paid Sick,
Dental, Paid Holidays, Incentive Pay, Longevity Pay,
Long Term Disability, Paid Vacation-Annually & Wellness