The Macon Water Authority

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

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Maintenance Mechanic II


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Job Summary

Performs routine and complex maintenance, repairs and installs water and wastewater treatment plant equipment and machinery

Essential Duties:

  • Routine to major maintenance work performed in the water and wastewater plants.

  • Installation, maintenance and repair of all pumps, motors, and other equipment used in water and wastewater plants.

  • Maintenance of remote electromechanical machinery and automotive equipment.

  • Burns and welds on plant equipment.

  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested by supervisors.

  • Electrical and Instrumentation change outs and calibrations.

  • Ability to diagnose mechanical issues identified thru Vibration surveys.

  • All Essential Duties of Maintenance Mechanic I



  • Working knowledge of the mechanical requirements associated with a water or wastewater treatment plant system.
  • Operating skills of heavy equipment i.e. backhoes, dump trucks, etc.
  • Ability to read instructions and complete maintenance records.
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • One to three years of relevant training or experience.
  •  Valid Georgia Drivers License with a safe driving record.
  • CDL



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: $15.50/hr

Open Until: 08/25/2018

Contact Name: Octavia McGruder

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.


(Monday - Friday between 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Fax:  478-741-2629



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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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