Job Posting: Watershed Maintainer

Job ID: 176443

Business Title: Watershed Maintainer


Title Code No: 91011 Level: 00

Job Category: Maintenance & Operations

Career Level: Entry-Level

Proposed Salary Range: $ 36,181.00 - $ 52,920.00 (Annual)

Work Location: 2389 Route 28A, Shokan, NY

Hours/Shift 40 Hours per day/Day Shift

Job Description

Working in the Western Operations Division, Shokan Region, and under the supervision of a Supervisor, Watershed Maintenance, or other qualified personnel, the selected candidate, using computerized, electronic and mechanical equipment, will perform duties related to the operation, maintenance, repair and inspection of dams, aqueducts, facilities, vehicles, equipment, roads, bridges, land and related systems of the City of New York in accordance with Department rules and regulations. In addition, candidate will perform tasks related to general forestry work, carpentry and construction, service vehicles and equipment, operate and maintain water and wastewater conveyances and treatment equipment, install and maintain fixtures and gauges, requisition and store supplies and equipment, maintain logs of operations, maintenance and water quality, and service pumps, engines, valves and motors and maintain facility plumbing, heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment. Candidate will check security of structures. Candidate will operate communications equipment, hand and power tools, vehicles and other motor powered equipment and will comply with all applicable environmental, health and safety rules and regulations.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and one of the following:

1. One year of full-time satisfactory experience in the operation and maintenance of equipment used in the controlling or purification of water at facilities in watershed areas, reservoirs, or aqueduct systems, or performing duties involving the upkeep, inspection, maintenance or operation of watershed areas and related facilities; or

A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and one of the following:

2. Two years of full-time satisfactory experience as: a mechanic, journeyman or helper in the electrical trades or mechanical trades; or a technician in a chemical processing facility or chemical laboratory.

Driver License Requirement: By the time you are appointed to this position, you must have a motor vehicle driver license valid in the State of New York. This license must be maintained for the duration of your employment.

Additional Information

License Requirement: A Motor Vehicle Driver’s License valid in the State of New York. For appointment to this position, a Class A Commercial Driver License valid in the State of New York will be required. This license must be maintained for duration of employment. All candidates shall be required to obtain and maintain any license or licenses necessary to perform the duties of the position. This position may require the use of a respirator.

To Apply

Go to NYC Careers and enter Job ID Number 176443 in the Quick Search box.

For current City employees, log onto Employee Self Service and search for Job ID Number 176443.

Residency Requirement

New York City Residency is not required for this position.

The City of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer