The Macon Water Authority

790 Second Street • Macon, GA 31202-0108 • (478) 464-5600

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Maintenance Mechanic


Job Summary:

Performs semi-skilled to skilled technical work in the maintenance, repair and installation of water distribution repumping equipment, machinery and storage facilities. 


Essential Duties:

  • Performs preventative maintenance and repairs for MWA facilities and remote electromechanical machinery.
  • Lubricates equipment and checks for malfunctions.
  • Replaces bearings in motors, pumps and other equipment.
  • Cleans pipes and performs other plumbing tasks.
  • Performs welding and pipe fitting duties
  • Supervises and inspects the contract repair work of the system.
  • Performs clean up work after repairs are completed.
  • Performs related duties as required.
  • Changes chlorine cylinders at required stations and adjusts as needed.
  • Assists in keeping maintenance records.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Successful applicant must possess the following qualifications:

    • Knowledge of hand and power tools.
    • Ability to read instructions and complete maintenance records.
    • High school graduate or equivalent.
    • Valid Georgia Drivers License with a clean driving record.


    Physical Requirements:

    • Frequent walking.
    • Ability to carry 50 pounds or more.
    • Frequent standing, stooping and occasionally sitting, crawling, crouching, climbing, and balancing.
    • May occasionally require climbing and may involve traveling over various terrain.
    • Ability to grasp and hold.

Salary: $14.00/hr minimum

Open Until: 03/31/2019

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Phone: (478) 464-5600

Contact Email:

Application Procedure:

The Macon Water Authority job application can be downloaded here (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader). Please complete the application and submit it one of three ways, along with your resume: email to; fax to 478-741-2629; or come to our Administrative Building and complete an application. The address is 790 Second Street, Macon Georgia, 31201. Due to the high volume of applicant submissions for employment, we are unable to speak with you individually about your application. All applicants will be reveiwed and those selected for the hiring process will be contacted.



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Macon Water Authority
790 Second St.
P.O. Box 108
Macon, GA 31202-0108
(478) 464-5600
(478) 741-9146

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