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Operations and Maintenance Technician II - Machinist - The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California - La Verne, CA - EXPIRED

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Company: The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

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As an Operations and Maintenance II Machinist on the Fabrication/Machine Shop Team you will be learning and utilizing mechanical skills, experience and knowledge in the practices, procedures, and methods of measuring, checking, fabricating, repairing, and the disassembly and assembly of general and complex machined parts, equipment, and tools in the Machine Shop at the Weymouth Plant. Your support in the operational core of water and power reliability by utilizing all types of machine shop tools and equipment and applying general skills in machining accuracy to tool varied metals, alloys and other materials into parts, equipment components, machinery and specialized tools will be critical in this position.

Work Schedule: 4/10, Monday through Thursday, 6:00 am to 4:30 pm

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: Operations and Maintenance Technician II - Machinist


Education and Experience:
High school diploma or certificate of high school equivalency in addition to a minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a large industrial machine shop using CNC and/or manual machines; OR

High school diploma or certificate of high school equivalency and attainment of skills through a recognized machinist trade training program and/or applicable related experience within an industrial environment.

Experience and knowledge as demonstrated by practical application of general techniques and practices specific to the inspection, operation, maintenance and repair of machining equipment.

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
• Manlift Certification

Expectations of Hours of Service: Employees in this position may be required to work off-shift hours to address operational needs and emergencies as required. May be required to work extended periods away from the normal reporting location.

Job Related Selection Criteria:

40% Technical Knowledge & Skills in the setup and operation of machinery

20% Job Preparation (education, experience and training relevant to the position)
20% Knowledge of safety practices related to machining trade
10% Teamwork
05% Interpersonal Skills
05% Oral Communication Skills
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

• Public transportation reimbursements

For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular FT PT Employees (Represented)

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 PT 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).