City of Pflugerville
  • 27-Oct-2021 to 26-Dec-2021 (PST)
  • Public Works
  • Pflugerville, TX, USA
  • $15.87 - $26.59
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

It's a great time to be in Pflugerville!

The City of Pflugerville is seeking its next Utility Systems Worker I, II, III to join our team! The person we seek will believe in and exhibit the City's P.F.I.R.S.T. core values: Positive, Forward-thinking, Integrity, Resilience, Service, and Teamwork.

City of Pflugerville employees enjoy three (3) weeks of paid vacation along with 14 paid holidays a year, an attractive retirement plan where the City puts in 2 dollars for every 1 dollar you put into retirement, and the possibility to work from home!

As a Utility Systems Worker for the City, you will work as part of the line maintenance series under direct or general supervision while performing a variety of routine to skilled work in the installation, repair, construction, and maintenance of the City's water distribution system.


Utility Systems Worker I $15.87-$19.84

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs a variety of routine to skilled work to inspect, install, maintain, and repair valves, water distribution pipelines, and related appurtenances; inspects and tests lines in the distribution system; threads and fits pipes
  • Inspects water services for compliance with established codes and/or damaged or worn parts, and makes repairs as necessary; performs preventative maintenance adjustments.
  • Performs water valve and hydrant maintenance
  • Turns on and off mainline valves, hydrants, and fire service lines.
  • Reports water service defects and public safety hazards, including providing exception list information and reporting hazards to supervisors.
  • Turns water service on or off
  • Uses backhoe to begin trenches or make minor excavations, places shoring where required, and makes necessary installations and repairs to distribution and collection pipelines.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Education/Experience/Certification Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Class D Water License / Class I Wastewater Collections license(s) required within 18 months of employment
  • Class A Commercial Driver's License required within 1 year of employment
  • Must be able to respond within 1 hour to emergency calls
  • Must possess a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record
  • Required to perform after-hours duties
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screening and background check.

Utility Systems Worker II $18.37-$22.97

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides technical and functional direction to assigned line maintenance staff; reviews and controls quality of work; participates in performing line maintenance work.
  • Plans, schedules, prioritizes, and assigns line maintenance and repair work and assignments in consultation with the Line Maintenance III; communicates status of assignments to appropriate personnel, working cooperatively to schedule assignments in accordance with established priorities and special operational priorities; instructs staff in work procedures.
  • Trains employees in work methods, use of tools and equipment, and relevant safety precautions.
  • Assists in developing work plans, procedures, and schedules.
  • Estimates time, materials, and equipment required for assigned jobs; orders supplies and equipment for work projects; keep required labor, equipment, and material records and submits reports as directed
  • Conducts pre-acceptance construction walkthroughs and analysis
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Education/Experience/Certification Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Class C Water Distribution / Class II Collections license(s)
  • Class A Commercial Driver's License
  • Must be able to respond within 1 hour to emergency calls
  • Must possess a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record
  • Required to perform after-hours duties
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screening and background check

Utility Systems Worker III $21.27-$26.59

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides technical and functional direction to assigned line maintenance staff; reviews and controls quality of work; assists in completing employee evaluations; participates in performing line maintenance work
  • Coordinates with contractors and developers regarding shut-downs, tie-ins, and pressure tests
  • Plans, organizes, assigns, supervises, and reviews the work of assigned staff in line maintenance
  • Trains staff in work and safety procedures and in the operation and use of equipment and supplies; implements procedures and standards.
  • Provides input on employee performance evaluations; works with employees to correct deficiencies; implements discipline procedures; assists in selection and promotion.
  • Monitors operations and activities of line maintenance; recommends improvements and modifications and prepares various reports; recommends and assists in the implementation of goals and objectives; implements policies and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Education/Experience/Certification Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Class B Water Distribution / Class III Wastewater Collections license(s)
  • Class A Commercial Driver's License
  • Must be able to respond within 1 hour to emergency calls
  • Must possess a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record
  • Required to perform after-hours duties
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screening and background check

Benefits Overview:

  • Health benefits including City paid Medical
  • Generous Leave - including 3 weeks' vacation, 2½ weeks sick, community service hours and wellness hours
  • Retirement - 7% 2:1, (7% employee contribution and 14% City match)
  • Sick Leave Pool option
  • Long Term Disability paid by City
  • Military Leave
  • Education Reimbursement
  • City paid basic term life insurance policy

For more details about the benefits offered by the City please visit: https://www.pflugervilletx.gov/city-government/people-and-culture/benefits


If you are someone interested in making a difference in the community and wish to be a part of the Pflugerville team, go to pflugervilletx.gov under Employment Opportunities and apply today!

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