Maintenance Mechanic I
City of Lowell

Job Order #: 16780260

Lowell, MA 01850

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 5/10/2022

EXPIRES 8/19/2022

Job Description

SUMMARY
Performs equipment maintenance, installation and repair work on process and domestic equipment
and piping systems found in a large complex wastewater treatment plant and outlying structures
both in existence and to be added in the future. Must be able to perform work at a lower grade.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be
assigned.
Responsible for routine maintenance tasks as well as working under mechanics in repair and
installation of domestic and process piping and equipment systems.
Must be capable of a wide variety of physical tasks in carrying out instructions received from the
head mechanic and mechanic.
Typical duties may include but are not limited to assisting in removal or breakdown of equipment
for maintenance or repair, cleaning and unplugging line process lines, preventative maintenance
including greasing and oil requirements of various equipment items.
Repair and maintenance of both on and off plant vehicles are part of the maintenance mechanic's
normal duties.
Also included in duties are the maintenance of buildings, tanks and wet well structures in site and
outlying structures.
Due to the nature of the installation, these tasks are sometimes difficult and unpleasant.
Driving a dump truck, pick-up truck, van or mack sludge vehicle is also included in this position for
on plant site use and between plant and outlying structures.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
May exercise working supervision over a small group comprised of laborers and at times operations
personnel on loan to the maintenance department.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Required to have a high school education or GED due to the nature of the equipment and system mechanics working with and within; Knowledge of plant and equipment maintenance is required as well as experience in wastewater treatment of a similar application. A minimum of five years experience in building and machine maintenance is required. Education and training should indicate ability to function well in machine and building maintenance environment.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Current and valid Commercial Driver's and Hoisting license required, must be obtained within 1 year of appointment. Good driving record.

Salary: $835.41 (min) to $1,011.99 (max) weekly; 40 hours/week FLSA Status: Non-exempt

Please email Shaun McCarthy at shaun.mccarthy@masshirelowellcc.com for more information

How To Apply

Please email Shaun McCarthy at shaun.mccarthy@masshirelowellcc.com for more information

Address

451 First St Blvd
Lowell, MA 01850

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Shift

First

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Per Diem Position

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Union Position

Yes

Apprenticeship

No

Pay

$835.41 - $1,011.99 per week

Benefits

  • Major Medical
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays
  • Short Term Disability Leave
  • Long Term Disability Leave

Benefit Details

Name

MassHire Lowell Career Center

Title

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Email

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Phone

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Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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