Employment Opportunities

Listed below are other GSWSA current job openings. Please apply for these positions online:

Current Openings

Position Title
Posting Date
Closing Date
Accountant 2022-09-08 04:45P 2023-01-31 05:00P
Instrumentation Technician 2022-09-28 05:50P 2023-02-28 05:00P
Heavy Equipment Operator - Agricultural Operations 2022-08-30 03:45P 2023-01-31 03:45P
Utility Worker - Construction (Pipe Laying Crew) 2022-10-25 02:25P 2023-01-31 05:00P
Wastewater Plant Operator - Myrtle Beach WWTP 2023-01-09 11:40A 2023-02-03 05:00P
Facility Maintenance Technician 2023-01-24 07:45A 2023-01-31 05:00P
Software Developer 2023-01-24 10:40A 2023-02-28 05:00P
Utility Worker - Agricultural Operations - Compost 2023-01-25 02:00P 2023-02-01 05:00P

UTILITY WORKER – CONSTRUCTION (PIPE LAYING CREW)

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK:
Performs unskilled work in the installation and construction of water and sewer lines and appurtenances; does related work as required. Work is performed under regular supervision.

TYPICAL TASKS:
Works as a member of a crew installing and repairing water and sewer lines;
Assists with water and sewer taps and service connections;
Makes bores;
Assists with flagging and traffic control operations;
Keeps trucks stocked with necessary equipment, supplies and fuel;
Backfills ditch after repair has been completed or pipe has been laid;
Locates and installs valves;
Draws small maps of valve locations;
Operates truck, tractor, back-hoe, air hammer, tapping machine and mechanical equipment in connection with the above tasks;
Installs fire hydrants;
Performs landscaping on property after work is completed;
Assists with wiring residential grinder stations;
Performs related tasks as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Some knowledge of the tools, materials and equipment used in the installation, replacement, maintenance and repair of water and/or sewer lines; some knowledge of a variety of maintenance and manual tasks involved in the installation, maintenance, repair and replacement of water and/or sewer lines and appurtenances; familiar with restraint systems and various fittings; some knowledge in the use of common hand and power tools; some knowledge of the safe use and operation and preventive maintenance of common automotive and mechanical equipment; ability to perform manual labor for extended periods under all weather conditions; ability to use appropriate safety equipment, follow safe work procedures, understand, and comply with Authority policies; ability to perform strenuous manual labor under all weather conditions in the field; ability to lift 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects; ability to bend, reach and stand for extended periods of time, climb ladders, twist, sit, kneel, crawl, squat and walk; ability to drive a vehicle daily.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and some experience in the maintenance, repair and/or construction of water and sewer lines.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must obtain Commercial Driver’s License Permit within three (3) months of employment and Commercial Driver’s License within six (6) months of employment.

THIS POSITION IS OPEN ON A PIPE LAYING CREW IN THE CONSTRUCTION DEPARTMENT. SALARY RANGE IS $28,870.40 - $59,987.20. THIS POSITION WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED.