Company: Orange County Sanitation District
Posted on: November 19, 2021
ORANGE COUNTY SANITATION DISTRICT
invites applications for the position of:
Mechanic (Plant Process)
An Equal Opportunity Employer
$32.86 - $39.93
OPENING DATE: 01/22/20
CLOSING DATE: 02/05/20 05:00 PM
What do you value in your next job?
At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the
framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work
ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to
invite you to explore our career opportunities further.
Honesty, Trust, & Respect
We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and
respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our
customers, and our community.
Teamwork & Problem Solving
We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and
collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to
solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and
we acknowledge team and individual efforts.
Leadership & Commitment
We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and
using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals.
We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our
organization, and our community.
Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities
We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills,
and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and
development will we continue to progress as an agency and as
We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD
by our many talented employees.
OCSD is currently looking to fill the role of a Mechanic (Plant
The successful candidate will primarily perform pre-journey-level
maintenance, repair, service, and troubleshooting on equipment
associated with the following systems but not limited to: steam
boiler, combustion engines, pumps, conveyance, compressed air and
gas, centrifuges, hydraulic, scrubbers, blowers, material
screening, sedimentation clarification, and piping systems.
Specifically, this person will be able to communicate well verbally
and in writing; adhere to established policies and procedures;
perform technical tasks utilizing specialized industry techniques
and tools (e.g. calipers, verniers, micrometers, torque wrenches,
etc) relative to the assigned area of responsibility; establish and
maintain effective working relationships with those contacted
during work. This person will be part of a team that performs
high-precision millwright type craftsmanship work quality.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS
1. High school diploma or G.E.D., supplemented by specialized
training such as relevant trade school in the areas of mechanical
equipment maintenance and repair; AND
2. Two (2) years of increasingly responsible experience applying
preventive and corrective mechanical maintenance skills on
mechanical equipment maintenance and repair, as well as analyzing
mechanical systems and processes.
Licenses and/or Certifications:
- Valid California Class C Driver's License.
RECRUITMENT & SELECTION PROCESS
Apply online at: www.ocsd.com/jobs
APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Wednesday February 5, 2020 by 5:00
(or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been
Hiring Salary Range: $32.86 - 36.21/Hourly
(starting salary will be within this range based upon
Must possess mobility to work in the field; ability to operate a
motor vehicle to travel to various District sites, projects and/or
meetings; strength, stamina and mobility to perform moderate to
heavy physical work, to work in confined spaces, around machines
and to climb and descend ladders, and operate varied hand and power
tools and construction equipment; vision to read printed materials
and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in
person and over the telephone or radio. The job involves fieldwork
requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify
problems or hazards. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter
and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to
operate above-mentioned tools and equipment. Positions in this
classification bend, stoop, kneel, reach and climb to perform work
and inspect work sites. Employees must possess the ability to lift,
carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing up to 40
pounds, or heavier weights with the use of proper equipment.
Employees work in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels,
cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road
hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical
and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and
fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and
private representatives, and contractors in interpreting and
enforcing departmental policies and procedures.
Disaster Service Workers
All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated
Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government
Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County
Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to
this effect. Employees are required to complete all related
training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event
of an emergency.
Standby and Call Back:
Employees in this classification may be required to participate in
standby duty and are subject to call back, which may include
nights, weekends and 24-hour emergency call out with little or no
notice. Any employee designated to serve on standby, or report to
an emergency, and refuses to do such, shall be subject to
disciplinary action up to and including termination.
For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job
functions please review the Classification Specification for this
position found on our website.
Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application
materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in
the job announcement and class specification to receive further
consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not
guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be
reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be
invited to continue in the selection process.
False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from
the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements
made on applications are subject to investigation and
To ensure your application is accurate and complete, please review
the Job Application Guide.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OCSD's
pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation
and a physical examination. For some positions, this may include a
drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification,
removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All
statements made on applications are subject to investigation and
Reference Checks will be conducted by OCSD to verify employment
related information for all potential employees once a contingent
job offer is made during the background investigation process. This
is done to ensure that individuals who join OCSD are well qualified
and have a strong potential to be successful in their employment.
The extent of the inquiry will depend on the position being applied
for, but will at least include:
Verification/Reference from current and past employers
Confirmation of necessary licenses, certificates, and degrees.
Please have all necessary documentation ready. Additional inquiries
may be necessary depending on the position for which you are
applying. Human Resources will also schedule a post-offer physical
examination once a job offer has been made.
OCSD only accepts applications submitted via our online application
system. Applications submitted via mail, fax or email will not be
The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed
or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement
may be modified or revoked without notice.
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