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Mechanic-in-Training in The Villages, FL at NextGen

Date Posted: 4/4/2018

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Job Description


3 month contract to possible hire

The Villages, FL 32159

*** Must have a valid driver's license / clean MVR

Performs a variety of tasks in the preventive and corrective maintenance department on water/wastewater treatment plants and utility related facilities equipment

• Performs and assists in the performance of preventive and corrective maintenance on mechanical and electro-mechanical machinery and equipment

  • Performs or assists in the replacement of bearings in motors, pumps or other equipment

  • Performs pump and lift stations equipment and operational checks

  • Cleans and otherwise maintains the equipment and surrounding area

  • Removes and installs new or existing equipment or machinery

  • Operates emergency power generation equipment

  • Performs plumbing and pipefitting tasks as required

  • Assists in keeping maintenance records

  • Follows written and oral instructions

  • Performs inspections of existing systems

  • Performs other duties as required


  • Some trade school education with an emphasis on electrical and mechanical equipment and metal fabrication

  • Knowledge in the operation and maintenance of vehicles, equipment, farm machinery, pumps and equipment used in and around water/wastewater systems

  • Ability to learn maintenance computer skills within 6 months

  • Knowledge of combustion engines and electric motors and safety principles and practices

  • Possess a valid driver's license

The work area can involve a working environment indoors as well as outdoors, which could cause exposure to outdoor elements; proper environmental attire will be required.