Environmental Technician-Water Resource Division

Plant City | Plant City, FL

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Posted Date 10/21/2019

Payrate $16.48/hour

 Temp to Permanent

Position Summary:

Provides technical support for all programs within the Water Resource Management Division.

Performs tasks and duties related to maintaining compliance with local, state, and federal water,

stormwater, and wastewater permits. Work is performed indoors and outdoors. Responsibilities

range from testing and repairing critical components of the City’s water distribution system,

sampling wastewater, and inspecting wetland systems, to completing reports and filing all related

documentation. Problem solving skills, and significant attention to detail are essential. Work is

largely independent and requires a high level of self-motivation, critical thinking, planning, and

organizational skills.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

 - Schedules and performs testing and repair of backflow prevention assemblies. Maintains

inventory of backflow prevention assembly parts. Maintains associated equipment and facilities

 - Assists in cross connection control inspections and related site assessments to ensure that the

City’s water distribution system is adequately protected from contamination by internal and

external sources

- Assists with water, stormwater, and wastewater related compliance inspections on City

properties, public roads and rights-of-way, wetlands, commercial and industrial facilities, and

other sites

- Assists in the collection of surface water, stormwater, and wastewater samples

- Assists in the implementation of environmental education and compliance programs for internal

staff training and public events

- Prepares daily, weekly, monthly and annual reports, and other recordkeeping and reporting

necessary for administration of relevant programs

- Must be willing and able to work a flexible schedule that may involve activities performed

outside of normal working hours

- Performs other tasks and duties assigned

[These essential job functions are not to be construed as a complete statement of all duties

performed. Employees will be required to perform other job related marginal duties as required.]


Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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