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SCALE: $26.14-$28.51


  • The position of Mechanic, under general supervision, shall perform skilled work in the maintenance and repair of mechanical, electrical and electronic equipment at the wastewater treatment plants and pump stations. Including but not limited to pumps, blowers, compressors, electric motors, gear drives, variable speed drives, chemical feed systems, conveyors, belt presses, gates, actuators, valves and cranes; 
  • The Mechanic is on call twenty-four hours a day and must provide his or her own transportation to and from the job site;
  • Install, modify, maintain, repair, overhaul, test and adjust a variety of mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical equipment and machinery;
  • A Mechanic shall perform skilled work in the repair and fabrication of equipment by use of welding equipment; 
  • Perform skilled work in maintaining and repairing piping, fixtures and equipment for gas and fuel systems; perform related work as required;
  • Perform plumbing, pipefitting, welding, sheet metal and structural work, fabrication;
  • Troubleshoot and analyze faulty equipment;
  • Perform electrical work as required such as motor disconnection and phase testing;
  • Perform predictive and preventive maintenance on equipment;
  • Perform general maintenance and repair on buildings, structures and grounds;
  • Assist laborers with clearing blockages from residential sewer laterals and sewer mains, cleaning sewer mains, televising sewers, excavating and repairing sewers, unclog pumps;
  • Assist operators with plant operational duties including but not limited to entering and cleaning treatment tanks and equipment, hosing tanks and equipment, operating and monitoring equipment;
  • Observe safe work practices and ensure that work does not endanger others;
  • Perform general housekeeping work including the maintenance of grounds;
  • Perform additional duties as needed when required. 


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and possess a current valid Ohio Drivers License. 
  • The ability to learn new equipment and procedures used in the treatment processes. 
  • Required to obtain a Commercial Drivers License (CDL) as a condition to maintain employment;
  • Ability to work on equipment in confined spaces, wells, or limited access areas which would require him or her to use ladders or steep stairwells to reach the necessary equipment; 
  • Ability to do strenuous manual work under varying weather conditions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing; 
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with subordinates, peers, and supervisors; 
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in evaluating situations and in making decisions; 
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions. 

June 1, 2017     CLOSING: Until filled

To apply: Interested individuals are requested to complete an application found at the bottom of this page or at City Hall, 14600 State Road North Royalton, Ohio 44133.


Applications can be submitted in person at City Hall or emailed to and will be accepted until the position is filled.

The City of North Royalton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.