Very analytical Water Technician has strong environmental sciences analysis skills and understanding of EPA rules and regulations regarding water safety. Has strong laboratory analysis skills and knowledge of allowable levels. Has an associates degree in Environmental Sciences and very soon will complete a bachelor\'s degree in Liberal Studies with a focus in the Environment.
Understands the use and maintenance of heavy machinery
Able to use GC/MS techniques to analyze water samples
Excellent written communication skills
Able to work independently
Strong scientific background
Solid understanding of FDA rules and regulations
Understand standards for potable and non potable water
Good analytical skills
Water Distribution Technician, 09/2016 to Current Municipal Utilities Commission – Cambridge, Maryland, United States
Locate water main leaks by digging holes with a Vac-tron Hydro Excavator or using an air hammer for hard surfaces.
I repair main leaks and replace surface materials using such tools and equipment as air compressors, tamp, gas pumps, wrenches, file, shovel, etc.
Using a pipeline current mapper system I locater water mains for the installation of new water services and install meter boxes.
I periodically check service trucks for sufficient supplies and parts for repair and installation of water services including copper tubing, tap machine and bits, clamps and fittings, cooperation, meters and various connections.
I measure and record the location of meter boxes for future reference.
I am responsible for the accurate meter reading of consumer water usage using meter keys and other tools and equipment.
I record the reading in the book by correct code, noting discrepancies or trends indicating possible malfunction of meter or leakage problems.
I occasionally replace or repair water meters.
I assist in the repair and replacement of fire hydrants.
I operate the backhoe and other heavy equipment in larger construction or demolition projects.
I maintain the cleanliness of the truck and its inventory.
I perform other related duties as assigned.
Lawn Care Technician , 10/2013 to 09/2016 D and G Lawn Services – Cambridge MD
Monitored lawn and landscape quality.
Performed seeding and aeration (removal of small soil plugs from the ground)
Performed grass fertilization.
Mulched and fertilized flower beds.
Pruned and trimmed small trees and shrubs.
Controlled and prevented weeds, insects, and diseases.
Improved cost estimates for individual projects.
Supervised irrigation and trimming activities.
Developed and executed plans for planting and irrigation.
Operated power machines: zero turn machines, saws, clippers
Sourced for clients.
Associate of Applied Science: Environmental Science, 2012 Chesapeake College - Easton MD
Bachelor of Arts: Liberal Studies, Current Excelsior College - Albany NY
Chlorination disinfection science for water and wastewater operations certification