AWWA Career Center

City of Watsonvile

Water Services Technician I


Under supervision, performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled assignments in the construction,
maintenance, and repair of City water distribution system, mains, services and other water related
apparatuses; and performs related work as assigned. Install, maintain, repair, fabricate and modify
pipelines, valves, hydrants, air-vacs, backflow devices, fire lines and services of City pipelines and facilities.
Provide miscellaneous support to other operations and maintenance crews. Positions in this classification
are assigned on a work crew that may work on City streets, storm drains, and sewer systems when needed.

Applications must be submitted to the Human Resources Department located at 275 Main Street, Suite 400,
Watsonville, CA 95076, by the filing deadline. No postmarks accepted. An application may be obtained by
calling (831) 768-3020; to apply online visit All candidates will receive written
notification after applications have been screened for requirement compliance. Interview dates will be
announced at a later time. Names of successful candidates who do not receive a job offer will be placed on
an employment list.


Any combination of training and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and abilities, is
qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities is:
 At least one year of experience in underground construction or water related fields
 Possession of a valid California Class C Driver’s License and a safe driving record
 Possession of or obtain within six (6) months a valid Class B California Driver’s License and a safe
driving record
 Possession of or obtain within twelve (12) months a valid Class A California Driver’s License and
a safe driving record with the following endorsements tanker, double-triple, airbrake
 Possession of or obtain within twelve (12) months a Grade-I State Water Resource Control Board
Water Distribution Operator Certification

Job Information
  • Location:
    Watsonville, California, 95076, United States
  • Job ID:
  • Posted:
    May 20, 2019
  • Position Title:
    Water Services Technician I
  • Company Name:
    City of Watsonvile
  • Job Function:
  • Entry Level:
  • Job Type:
  • Job Duration:
  • Min Education:
  • Min Experience:
    0-1 Year
  • Required Travel:
  • Salary:
    $21.75 - $29.15 (Hourly Wage)
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