Field Service Technician
Veolia North AmericaBastrop, LA (Onsite)Full-Time
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Veolia is the world's leading environmental services company with ~179,000 employees globally and a 160-year history. We help our customers address their environmental and sustainability challenges in energy, water and waste. That means improving our clients’ energy efficiency, better managing their water and wastewater, and recovering resources from their wastes. We do this in a safe, cost-effective and innovative manner for cities, governments, campuses, businesses, and industries.
The Field Service Technician performs field maintenance, inspection, installation or repairs in one or more areas such as system protection (line locates and inspections of the distribution system), replacing and installing clean outs, service (tap) and system connections, and inspecting and maintaining manholes and sewer facility grounds.
Involving maintenance of the city’s wastewater systems and their respective accessories and facilities.
Sewer manhole construction maintenance and repair, mixing and pouring cement mortar, Cleaning and repairing manholes, sewer mains, service lines.
Roadway work flushing out sewer mains and cleanouts in the maintenance of city and residential sewer service lines.
Operate heavy equipment as in a Backhoe, Tractor, Bush hog, Zero turn mower, Jetter truck etc.
Use of heavy hand tools as in a Jack Hammer, Road saw, Stirring concrete etc.
Inspect wastewater lines and components, repair and replace damaged components.
Tap into sewer mains with new service lines.
Hydro-clean, saw and remove blockage from sanitary sewer lines.
Assist in video inspection of sanitary sewer main lines.
Prepare and maintain work zones. May be required to direct traffic.
Mow, trim weeds and pick up debris around sewer facilities.
+ Assist with the operation and maintenance of jetter truck, high pressure water equipment and various specialty tools in confined spaces.
+ Completes all paperwork including task sheets and reports as may be required;
+ Complete dispatched task in an efficient and timely manner;
+ Communicated to competent persons abnormalities or faulty situations in regards to the process, product, machine, equipment, workplace or other;
+ Wear safety personal protective equipment as required for this position, work safely and observes all safety procedures;
+ Able to work various hours;
+ Must be able to wear a respirator.
+ A high school diploma or state certified GED
+ Valid driver’s license with clean driving record
+ Mechanical aptitude and equipment operation experience
+ Ability to work in all weather conditions( rain, sleet, snow, extreme heat and cold)
+ Must be willing to be on standby and perform call back duties
+ Maintain safe working conditions in accordance with established Company policies
+ Identify, report and/or correct unsafe work environments
+ Assures compliance with all applicable environmental regulations
+ Install, repair, replace, and trouble shoot Plant equipment to include: piping systems, valves, traps, pumps
+ Perform preventive maintenance as scheduled
+ Must be able to work overtime as required
**PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS:**
+ Ability to lift 90 pounds
+ Ability to work in confined spaces
+ Ability to climb ladders in and out of manholes
+ Ability to tolerate heat, cold, rain, snow, wind.
Veolia offers the most complete range of environmental solutions to meet the challenges of cities, governments, campuses, businesses and industries. Our network of talent and hands-on know-how is unique and unrivaled.
We help our customers address their environmental and sustainability challenges in energy, water and waste. That means improving our clients' energy efficiency, better managing their water and wastewater, and recovering resources from their wastes. We do this in a safe, cost-effective and innovative manner for more than 550 communities and more than 30,000 businesses, campuses and organizations throughout North America.
**_We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!_**
**_All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status._**
Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. The Company reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.
As an inclusive company, Veolia is committed to diversity and gives equal consideration to all applications, without discrimination.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer! All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.