Facility Maintenance Repairer


BEGINNING PAY:                         $11.00/HOUR

NATURE OF WORK:           To provide maintenance and repair of equipment for the City of Hattiesburg’s Sewer, Sewer Lagoons and Water Plants.





  • Assist in the design, control, and maintenance of sewer rebuild lift stations.
  • Assist in all electrical repairs and constructions for the department.
  • Assist in the rebuilding of motor control centers and replacing starters.
  • Assist in checking main stations bi-weekly for any repairs that may be necessary.
  • Assist in maintaining and repairing electrical feeding to aerator in the lagoons.
  • Assist in maintaining appearance of grounds as needed.
  • Assist in repairing of sewer pumps, valves and electrical panels.
  • Assist in maintenance of chlorinator and de-chlorinator at the south lagoon.
  • Perform other duties as directed.


DESIRABLE EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent; applicant should have a basic knowledge of electricity and reading of schematics.  Incumbent is accountable for safety and legal issues related to the work for which position is responsible for.  Exposure to chemicals and/or hazardous materials including, but not limited to Chlorine, Sulphur Dioxide, Hydrogen Sulfide, Ammonia and Methane on a weekly basis.  Knowledgeable of equipment, OSHA standards and regulations concerning employee safety.  Position involves lifting and climbing and working outside in all weather conditions.  Qualified applicants must have and maintain a valid Mississippi Driver’s license.



Posting Date:  November 6, 2017


Position will be posted until at least: November 13, 2017, 4:30 pm