National Park Service Utility Systems Repairer-Operator in Interior, South Dakota
The primary purpose of the position is the operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems throughout the park. Work will include performing preventive maintenance to distribution and collection systems to meet State and NPS compliance with regulatory statutes.
Conditions of Employment
To qualify for this position, you must have sufficient knowledge and ability in the following job-related factors: Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision (SCREEN OUT)Ability To Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes blueprints reading)Ability To Use and Maintain Tools and EquipmentKnowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation Repair, etc.Knowledge of materialsTechnical Practices (theoretical precise, artistic)Use of Measuring Instruments Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision (SCREEN OUT) Examples of such experience include: (1) maintaining and repairing of complex mechanical, electromechanical, electrical and pneumatic equipment pertaining to water and wastewater treatment functions; (2) installing and repairing new and existing piping systems to include: PVC, copper, ductile, cast and/or galvanized; (3) observing and monitoring wastewater treatment equipment and operating conditions to determine process requirements; (4) performing laboratory and chemical analysis for water and wastewater treatment plant control. If your knowledge and ability in the SCREEN OUT factor above is not sufficient, you will receive no further consideration. In preparing your application, describe in detail the experience and training which you have had that specifically prepared you for this job and to perform the duties described for this job. Experience should be clearly described and documented in your resume. The qualifications reviewer will not assume performance of such duties by Job Titles alone. Address your knowledge, skills and/or abilities in the areas shown in the job-related factors. Volunteer Experience: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.