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Senior Utility Mechanic – Kings Landing

Rochester, NY

Job Title: Utilities Mechanic, Senior
Reports To: Utilities Services Supervisor (Water Team)
Shift Assignment: Day Shift (M-F 06:00AM – 02:30PM) with after-hours requirements
FLSA: Hourly, Non-Exempt
Rate of Pay Range: $29.89/hour – $41.84/hour

Job Description

Summary: Responsible for maintenance and repairs of industrial mechanical equipment associated with the Waste Water Treatment Plant utilities at:
► Primarily Kings Landing waste water treatment facility @ 480 Maplewood Drive
► Various similar components across the Eastman Business Park.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
► Maintain Clear and Consistent Communication relating to the current status, performance and needs of your assigned location with RED-Rochester team supervisor, maintenance planner and operations staff. Ensure all RED-Rochester customer communicated concerns are immediately communicated and appropriately responded to.
► Assists Maintenance Planner to develop standard preventive maintenance routines to ensure maximum equipment uptime and lifespan is attained for all responsible systems.
► Assists Maintenance Planner to develop corrective (repair) maintenance job plans as needed to ensure all equipment repairs are completed in a timely basis to maintain all system redundancies for optimum emergency performance.
► Coordinates with Maintenance Planner, all shutdown planning (routine & emergency) for the execution of maintenance activities to include Customer end-user notifications.
► Complete all planned maintenance routines for assigned locations, documenting all actions within the RED-Rochester work order management system (MAXIMO®).
► Complete all assigned corrective maintenance actions, documenting all actions within the RED-Rochester work order management system (MAXIMO®).
► Assist with any Plant Overhaul, Upgrade or Modernization Activities being completed within assigned locations.
► Supervise any outside Contractor executing work within your assigned work location to ensure compliance with RED-Rochester safety policies and that the RED-Rochester standards for workmanship are maintained.
► Assist in the development and implementation of Health, Safety and Environmental Plans related to assigned locations.
► Work, as needed within the larger team structure for Red-Rochester major emergencies or catastrophic failures.
► Use of hoists, pulleys, dollies, rollers, trucks, overhead cranes and rigging, lathes, & shop equipment.
► Potential to work with equipment such as boom lifts, scissor lifts, forklifts and power walkies
► Qualified & Able To:
o Train, Mentor, Evaluate & Provide signoff for new Employees or Apprentices.
o Setup & Communicate KL Equipment shutdown and maintenance evolutions.
o Provide full support in the Planning of any Kings Landing maintenance evolution to the assigned Maintenance Planner.
o Technically Respond to any site Kings Landing Emergency afterhours, when called.

Equipment Competencies, but not limited to:
► Rotating equipment such high & low lift pumps, sludge & chemical pumps, compressors, conveyer systems & centrifuges,
► Baking and or heating equipment such as multi-layer hearths.
► Wastewater treatment systems such as air pollution control systems, odor inhibiting systems, polymer or chemical treatment injection or mixing systems
► High volume storage systems (to include mixers, skimmers and associated gearboxes) such as: Sludge storage tanks, Clarifier storage tanks, Settling Basins, Secondary clarifiers, Trickling Filter units and chemical storage tanks

Soft skills Competencies:
► Excellent and Clear Communication skills
► Demonstrated ability to work independently or within a team environment.
► Demonstrated Mechanical aptitude and abilities
► Demonstrated Electrical aptitude and abilities
► Demonstrated conceptual and practical trouble shooting skills
► Ability to follow procedures, work instructions and safety/environmental regulations
► Ability to read and understand prints and drawings that pertain to all systems

Education and/or Experience:
 High school diploma/GED
 5 years of applicable utilities mechanic or millwork experience.
 Applicable Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required.

Qualifications or Licenses:
► Must obtain required safety operator licenses, as needed for fork truck, man lift and scissor lift within 12 months (Employer Provided)
► OSHA 10hr certification, less than 1 year since qualification.
► OSHA 30hr certification, less than 4 years since qualification.
► Must obtain OSHA HAZWOPER 40hr certification within 3 months.
► Must have an unencumbered valid NYS drivers’ license

Work Environment
► Industrial environment/power plant/treatment plant atmosphere
► Working outside in all weather conditions from street level to roof tops.
► Possibility of temperatures ranging from extreme cold to over 100 degrees.
► Work will take place in chemical areas, noisy areas and areas that may be very dirty

Physical Demands
► Position requires strenuous effort, climbing, stair climbing, and crawling to accomplish equipment isolation and movement of material
► Lifting and carrying of a variety of equipment weighing up to 50 lbs is sometimes necessary