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Pump Mechanic in Abū Nakẖlah at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 3/4/2019

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Job Description

Job Summary
The Wastewater Pump Mechanic maintains, inspects, tests and repairs wastewater pumps and related equipment.
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  • Maintains, cleans, replaces and repairs pumps, electric motors, automatic controls, valves, piping, plumbing, mechanical assemblies and related pump station equipment.
  • Operates portable pumps, ventilators, generators, air tools, gas detectors and similar portable equipment; may operate a variety of vehicles such as fork lifts, dump trucks, flatbed trucks, loaders, tractors, backhoes, sewer cleaning and vacuum trucks
  • Coordinates wastewater collection system activities with other divisions, outside agencies and organizations.
  • Performs preventative maintenance on lift stations, dry pit lift stations and submersible lift stations; performs diagnostic work to determine the cause of poor or non-performance
  • Performs record keeping and maintains files on work performed; maintains inspection and repair records.
  • Assists with telemetry repair and maintenance or fabrication and welding of pumps, motors and other peripheral equipment
  • Assists with periodic safety inspections; identifies and corrects safety hazards
  • Responds to emergency calls for service on a call-out basis and works outside normal working hours as needed
  • Performs other related duties as required

Knowledge & Skills

  • Working knowledge of practices, procedures, tools and materials used in the maintenance, repair and installation of heavy plant equipment, pumps, motors, controllers, variable speed and chain drives, and lift stations
  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and necessary safety precautions applicable to maintenance and repair of wastewater equipment and distribution
  • Ability to read and follow work orders and instructions, and read and interpret plans, specifications, repair manuals and diagnostic test results
  • Ability to use a variety of test instruments and power, hydraulic or hand tools
  • Ability to respond quickly to critical situations, and carry out work assignments as instructed
  • Ability to maintain accurate records
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to establish and maintain cooperative work relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
  • Ability to use a computer and related software

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Three (3) years experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of heavy industrial equipment such as pumps, motors, vari-speed and chain drives, and lift stations.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Must be able to meet the physical demands, have mobility, balance, coordination, vision, hearing and dexterity levels appropriate to the duties to be performed.
  • There is a frequent need to stand, sit, stoop, walk, climb and balance, work in confined spaces, lift heavy objects and perform other physical activities during the course of the workday.
  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions

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