- 26-Jul-2021 to 20-Nov-2021 (CST)
- Graford, TX, USA
- $21.34 to $27.21
- Full Time
Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement, 457, Life Insurance, LTD, Wellness programs, Tuition Reimbursement
Announcement of Vacancy
Possum Kingdom, Graford, Texas
SUMMARY OF POSITION: The purpose of this position is to maintain Brazos River Authority (BRA) dams, facilities and equipment. This is accomplished by performing welding and specialty fabrication; maintaining gates; rigging cables for lifting; preparing bolt counts for installation; assisting with gate replacement and dam maintenance; replacing or repairing roller gates, stems and actuators; updating flood gate maintenance; and any other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Knowledge necessary to understand basic operational, technical, or field processes. Experienced employees should complete fabrication duties with limited supervisor direction as this position requires a great deal of knowledge and judgment during steel fabrication and a detailed understanding of how heat affects the properties of steel.
REQUIRED EDUCATION & ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: Work requires a level of knowledge equivalent to four years of high school or equivalency or an equivalent combination of experience. At least five years of welding and fabrication experience. Must be qualified to test satisfactory for an AWS D1.1 2015 SMAW all position 3G vertical and 4G overhead bend test.
POSTING DATE: September 20, 2021 - Open until filled
CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED: None
STARTING SALARY RANGE: $21.34 to $27.21 per hour. This is a non-exempt position.
BRAZOS RIVER AUTHORITY: The BRA was created by the Texas Legislature in 1929 and exists to develop, manage and protect the water resources of the Brazos River Basin. Today, BRA's staff develops and distributes water supplies, provides water and wastewater treatment, monitors water quality, and pursues water conservation through public education programs. The BRA is looking for dedicated individuals who are team and customer-focused, perform their jobs ethically and with integrity, are adaptable and embrace diversity, seek innovative and creative ways to conduct business, have a desire to grow with a great organization, and are committed to the mission and goals of the BRA.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: All applicants, including employees, must submit an online Application for Employment by way of the Brazos River Authority Website at www.brazos.org. Click on Careers, then Employment Opportunities, then click here for a list of available positions, then click on the position to start the application process.