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Property Maintenance Technician - The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California - Parker Dam, CA

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Company: The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

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The Water System Operations Group has two (2) openings for Property Maintenance Technician. One (1) position is located at Hinds Pumping Plant and one (1) position is located at Gene Pumping Plant.

As a Property Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for preventive and corrective maintenance of Metropolitan owned residential and recreation facilities, and buildings; responding to service requests and performing required troubleshooting and maintenance to resolve issues and ensure the property is optimally functional; and for the general upkeep of residential facilities and other various buildings.

You will be responsible for troubleshooting, maintenance and repair including carpentry, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, HVAC, and locksmithing; maintaining complete records of scheduled maintenance tasks and costs; responding to emergency situations and taking appropriate action; conducting annual property inspections to ensure that properties are safe; contacting tenants for scheduling repairs; and maintaining work areas in a clean and professional manner while complying with building and residential codes.

At this journey level you will be fully competent and apply your full range of specialized skills; use judgement in interpreting and adapting guidelines such as policies, regulations, precedents, and work directions for application; and make decisions regarding what needs to be done upon the analysis of the subject, phase or issues involved in each assignment.

Schedule: Hinds 4/10 (Sunday - Wednesday); Gene 4/10 (Wednesday – Saturday)

This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.

To view the full job description click here: Property Maintenance Technician

Education and Experience: High school diploma or certificate of high school equivalency and six years of relevant experience.

Relevant Experience is defined as:a combination of 6 years of demonstrated experience performing carpentry, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, painting, HVAC, locksmithing, troubleshooting, and general repair and maintenance tasks to maintain residential/commercial properties and mechanical systems in good condition.


Employees in this position may be required to obtain and maintain the following certifications, licensing and registrations:

• Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.

• Forklift Certification
• Respirator Certification
• Manlift Certification

50% Technical knowledge of general maintenance and repair in the related fields of carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, HVAC, and mechanical systems required to maintain properties in good condition and maintaining complete records of scheduled maintenance tasks and costs
10% Job Preparation (education, experience, and training relevant to the position)
10% Organization Skills
10% Teamwork
10% Oral Communication
05% Written Communication

05% Customer Service
100% Total

• Competitive compensation
• Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans.
• Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan.
• Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System
• Tuition reimbursement
• Training and advancement opportunities
• Excellent working environment

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 830 miles of pipeline, and 15 hydroelectric power plants.

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email: [email protected]

MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PST on the date stated in the job announcement. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.

Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).

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