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Now Hiring - Waste Water Treatment Plant Mechanic

September 23, 2021



Wastewater Treatment Plant Mechanic:

City of Amsterdam is seeking applicants for the position ofPlant Mechanic at our Waste Water Treatment Plant.

Distinguishing Features include:

The work involves responsibility for the installation,maintenance and repair of equipment and machinery used in the operation of amunicipal wastewater treatment plant and pumping stations associated with themon both and independent and team basis. The work performed under the generalsupervision of a higher-level wastewater department employee with considerableleeway allowed for the exercise of independent judgment in carrying out thedetails of the work.

Typical Work Activities:

Installs, maintains, and performs skilled mechanical andelectrical repairs either independently or on a team basis to equipment andmachinery used in the operations of wastewater treatment plants and pumpingstations including valves, gauges, motors, pumps, timers, switchers, relays andrelated automatic recorders


Applicant must possess a minimum of either:

One (1) year of experience as a journey level plumber or

Three (3) years of experience as a plumber's helper orother occupation performing skilled plumbing work or

Three (3) years of experience as a journey levelmechanic.  


Salary 25.14 per hour/$52,299 per year.

Applications will be accepted at the office of EmployeeRelations at City Hall, 61 Church Street and via email at