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Wastewater Systems Technician

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Dec 28, 2021


Job Description


Job Overview

As a Wastewater Systems Technician you will be a part of a highly skilled, and efficient team that uses state of the art equipment and tools to operate, maintain, repair, and service DFW Airport’s sewage pipelines. In this role you will also work on the pre-treatment plant, sanitary sewer collection, and industrial waste collection all contributing to the overall operational excellence of the airport which is one of our key results.  

What you will be doing:

•     Installing, repairing and replacing sewer mains; repairs valves and hydrants; drills and installs taps.

•     Excavating and backfilling trenches and culverts using backhoe and hand tools.

•     Operating vacuum truck to remove debris from storm sewer system.

•     Inspecting and cleaning manholes; manually removing line-clogging debris; repairing or replacing manhole covers and raising and lowering covers to proper grade.

•     Operating, maintaining, repairing, and servicing pumps, motors, compressors, dehumidifiers, pressure and motor controls and other components of pre-treatment plant systems and wastewater systems, Reverse Osmosis, deicing systems, sanitary/ industrial lift stations, and Trigg Lake Aeration.


What you need:

•     Completion of high school curriculum or equivalent.

•     Two (2) years of experience in the operation, maintenance, and repair of water or wastewater systems.

•     Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above.

•     Possession of a valid Class B Commercial driver’s license, or the ability to obtain within 1 year.


What we desire:

•     Knowledge of the operation, maintenance, and repair of water and wastewater systems.

•     Ability to detect, diagnose and correct defects and malfunctions in the water distribution and wastewater collection systems, and equipment and instruments associated with pump and lift stations.

•     Works in confined spaces and (potential) hazardous environments that include: utility tunnels, lift stations, valve/metering vaults, manholes, and trench excavations.

•     Possession of a Class D water or wastewater works operator certification issued by TCEQ.

•     Knowledge of the principles and operating characteristics of pumps, motors, motor controls and monitoring equipment.


About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of over 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.


Job Info

Job ID# 1005835

Dec 28, 2021

United States