Utility Systems Mechanic I

Website HillsboroughGov Town of Hillsborough

Growing Responsibly

Unskilled and semi-skilled work in the maintenance and repair of specialized machinery and equipment in the town’s water collection and distribution systems.

Salary range: $$45,155.00 – $71,348.00 annually, depending on qualifications, plus comprehensive benefit package.


  • Installs and repairs mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment; makes minor repairs to electrical/electronic equipment; recommends needed major repairs; makes plumbing repairs.
  • Cleans sewer lines and manholes using jet machine and hand tools.
  • Televises (CCTV) and records sewer line defects.
  • Assists with smoke and dye testing of sewers to identify defects.
  • Maintains water/sewer pump stations, water tanks and generators; performs repairs on treatment plant equipment when asked.
  • Inspects and ensures proper working safety equipment before use.
  • Repairs sewer lines and manholes.
  • Installs flow monitors and level sensors. Reads and records flow and level.
  • Sets up technical equipment involving an upload or download of data to various mobile and desktop applications.
  • Serves on call, always, for emergencies.
  • May assist maintenance technicians in their duties during staff shortages or emergencies.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

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