National Public Works Week runs May 19 to 25, 2019. The American Public Works Association marks the 2019 theme with "It Starts Here," representing the many facets of society that grow out of the efforts put forth by public works professionals across the country. Infrastructure, growth, innovation, mobility, security, and healthy communities all stem from public works -- it's about quality of life.
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Water/Wastewater Systems Operator IV-On Call Dan Pettinichio performs a broad range of duties associated with the operation, maintenance, and repair of major water, wastewater, and recycled water facilities. The skilled position involves water treatment, maintenance of the systems, quality control, safety, automation, and problem solving. Learn more about Water/Wastewater Systems Operator IV-On Call Dan Pettinichio.
Water/Wastewater Systems Operator III Matt McGrath helps maintain and repair sewer lines, manholes, pressure hoses, and other related facilities and equipment. This position includes inspecting and testing underground wastewater collection pipes, using specialized equipment to unplug collection lines, and testing manholes for dangerous gases. Learn more about Water/Wastewater Systems Operator III Matt McGrath.
Water/Wastewater Systems Operator IV-On Call Rick Lawrence performs installation, maintenance, and repair of wastewater mains; interfaces with customers and responds to emergency calls; and inspects the District's wastewater collection system. The position rotates an on-call shift, receiving service calls from fire, police, and the public 24/7. Learn more about Water/Wastewater Systems Operator IV-On Call Rick Lawrence.