public-works-department

CIVIL SERVICE

705 W. University Avenue
Lafayette LA 70502

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8330
Email: CivilService@LafayetteLA.gov 

DIRECTOR: Adam Marcantel

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.  

EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT
LAFAYETTE CONSOLIDATED GOVERNMENT 
Civil Service Office
705 W. University Avenue, PO Box 4017-C
Lafayette, LA 70502
 www.lafayettela.gov 
(337) 291-8330

CLASS TITLE: PLANT MAINTENANCE MECHANIC II (LUS)

MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY -$16.37-$20.46/DOE, MONTHLY - $2,837-$3,546/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Positions are responsible for the installation, adjustment, inspection, and maintenance of mechanical equipment at a municipal water or wastewater treatment plant. Diagnoses problems and repairs components, such as pumps, valves, motors, bearings, and gaskets. Maintains records of work performed, scheduled maintenance, and inventory. Current positions are in Water Production and in Wastewater Treatment. Incumbent may work around unpleasant odors, hazardous gases, and chemicals and is required to climb ladders down into work areas or up onto elevated towers.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from high school supplemented by courses in the mechanical trades, considerable experience in mechanical maintenance and repair work in an industrial facility, or any equivalent combination of training and experience is desired.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a written test.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 30 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2021, NOON!!

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