Details for The City of Rockport is accepting applications for a Lift


The City of


is accepting applications for a Lift Station Maintenance Technician. This position is responsible for assisting in the repair and maintenance of lift stations. Records weekly readings from all to stations to ensure proper chemical balance; inspects, maintains and repairs lift stations to ensure proper pump operation; cleans, washes, and pulls pumps for maintenance, repair, and replacement; maintains lifts station facilities and grounds; paints structure; mows grass; collects refuse; assists in changing motors and replacing motor wiring; assists with maintenance and inspection of control panel box components; assists in pump repairs and valve cleaning; responds to after-hours emergencies as needed; provides support for a variety of other department operations as assigned; and performs related duties.

Must have high school diploma or equivalent; sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Texas for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. Possession of or ability to readily obtain Texas Commission on Environmental Quality class C license in wastewater collection is preferred.

Salary range is $17.68 to $26.64, depending on qualifications, plus benefits. Employment applications may be obtained from Rockport Service Center, 2751 S.H. 35 Bypass, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. or online at A negative pre-employment drug test and pre-employment physical are required as part of the City of Rockport employment process. The City of Rockport is an EOE/ADA employer. Applications will be accepted until filled, however, the vacancy may close without notice.


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