Xylem Crew Chief in Columbia, Maryland
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Pure Technologies, a Xylem brand, seeks to hire a Crew Chief. As a Crew Chief one will be responsible for the safe, accurate and professional operation of the crew. The Crew Chief is in charge of the field operation, provides direction to the Operator, and is responsible for the truck and all of the equipment. The Crew Chief executes valve and hydrant operations and maintenance in the field as well as data collection
Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:
Ensure the crew follows all safety procedures
Traffic and personnel safety
Equipment operations safety
Confined space safety
Understand and follow all operations procedures
Understand the implications of operations
Understand water system dynamics
Call for assistance whenever an abnormal situation arises
Ensure all data is collected completely and accurately
Understand the details of the valve and hydrant data being collected
Understanding of the GPS device and its operation and maintenance
Participate in quality assurance activities
Daily download of data on GPS device
Responsible for all activities and operations of the Crew
Responsible for tracking daily production and timekeeping of the crew
Present a professional appearance
Ensure a professional appearance of the crew
Responsible for crew and equipment
Notify the Project manager of any customer concerns
Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:
Must have New Jersey Water Operator License or other state equivalent
Experience in valve turning preferred
Safe and cautious driver with a valid driver’s license
Water distribution knowledge
Ability to interact with customer
Good verbal/written communication skills
Computer skills (Microsoft Office, email, spreadsheets and ability to download data)
High school diploma or equivalent
Ability to understand, read and write English
Ability to perform basic math skills
Availability to work overtime, any shift, weekends and holidays if needed
Confined Space Entry Certification
Traffic Control Technician
(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
Ability to continuously stand or walk for a full day in the outside elements
Ability to bend, climb stairs and lift frequently
Ability to lift to 75 pounds frequently
Ability to squat occasionally
Ability to swing a 20lbs sledgehammer
Field: All weather and outdoor environments
Standard weekly job hours: 40 hours
(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
Office: Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.
Standard weekly job hours: 40 hours
Xylem is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
This position can be based and performed in any location in the United States, except Colorado