Technical Maintenance Specialist I or Trainee

Beaufort-Jasper Water & Sewer Authority is looking for: Technical Maintenance Specialist I or Trainee

Assists with mechanical, electrical, plumbing, instrumentation, maintenance & repair of all equipment related to BJWSA’s water & sewer systems.  Assists in troubleshooting and assessment of maintenance & repairs, the planning & requisition of parts, and the implementation of repair.  


    •    High school diploma or equivalent with 1 year of vocational or technical school training in general electrical, mechanical, electronics, plumbing or instrumentation studies, with a minimum of 1 to 2 yrs of experience dealing with the same.
    •    Ability to communicate, both orally and in writing.
    •    Computer experience in Microsoft Office Products and the ability to use various software.
    •    Must possess or complete BJWSA sponsored training in confined space entry, bloodborne pathogen, hazardous material, first aid/CPR, forklift operations, crane operations, & lockout-tagout.
    •    Must possess or be able to obtain a Water Distribution D license & a Collection System D license within 2 yrs of hire for Trainee, and within 1 yr of hire for Specialist I.
    •    Valid driver’s license, and ability to obtain a CDL within 1 yr from hire.

Starting Salary: $17.53 to $20.39/hr, (DOQ) + great benefits pkg to include S.C. Retirement System, 401k, generous PTO, medical, dental, vision, life & disability insurance, an entrenched safety culture, numerous employee recognition forums, talent development opportunities, and a collaborative team and family type atmosphere.

Applicants must apply online @
Deadline:  11-23-2020

EEO/AA/M/W/Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Apply for this position using the contact information below.

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Company: Beaufort-Jasper Water & Sewer Authority
Address: 6 Snake Rd, Okatie, SC, 29909
Phone: 843-987-8073
Fax: 843-548-0112