Water Resources Tech Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
  • C:
  • Date of Birth:
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Professional Summary

Experienced water protection technician with over 10 years of experience in public water utilities and 5 focused on cross-connection control and backflow prevention. Backed by TCEQ issued Customer Service Inspector, Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester, and Class C Distribution licenses.

  • Skilled with both hand and power tools
  • Repair
  • Plumbing
  • Predictive and Preventive Maintenance
  • Cooperative team member
  • Equipment operation
  • Safety and compliance
  • Commercial construction
  • Troubleshooting
  • Standard operating procedures
  • Reducing environmental impact
  • Compliance inspections
  • Environmental assessment
  • Reading comprehension
  • Conducting technical audits
  • Permit violations
  • Water mains knowledge
  • Permitting knowledge
  • Technical inspections
  • Critical thinking
  • Basic math
  • Self-motivated professional
Work History
Water Resources Tech, 09/2015 to Current
Public Service Enterprise Group Albany, NY,
  • Tested and repaired backflow prevention assemblies.
  • Collected water samples to test alkalinity, hardness and residual levels.
  • Recorded operational data, personnel attendance or meter and gauge readings on specified forms.
  • Adhered to EPA and OSHA regulations.
  • Used hand tools and power tools to maintain, repair and lubricate equipment.
  • Successfully maintain clean, valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation.
  • Worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Actively listened to customers' requests, confirming full understanding before addressing concerns.
  • Identified issues, analyzed information and provided solutions to problems.
  • Performed duties in accordance with all applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Completed all paperwork, recognizing any discrepancies and addressing them in a timely fashion.
  • Used Microsoft Word and other software tools to create documents and other communications.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to achieve operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
  • Examined documents such as permits, applications and records for each location.
  • Inspected water utilities for safety and compliance.
  • Determined level of violation and drafted reports.
  • Documented recurrent issues and worked with contractors to prevent re-occurrence.
  • Kept up-to-date on inspection regulations, codes, ordinances and techniques.
  • Made and submitted reports detailing finding and any actions taken.
  • Determined if work was in accordance with all applicable city, state and federal guidelines, as well as applicable discipline-specific codes.
  • Completed inspections of current construction, refurbishment and repair projects.
  • Re-inspected commercial and residential constructions which previously failed inspections.
  • Reviewed drawings and assessed construction against plans.
  • Provided information about methods and materials to correct problems and bring construction in compliance with ordinances and codes.
  • Delivered exceptional level of service to each customer by listening to concerns and answering questions.
  • Participated in continuous improvement by generating suggestions, engaging in problem-solving activities to support teamwork.
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Monitored emission control devices for proper operation and compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Distributed permits, closure plans or cleanup plans.
  • Prepared samples or photomicrographs for testing and analysis.
  • Completed minor preventative maintenance and mechanical repairs on equipment.
  • Developed and maintained courteous and effective working relationships.
  • Inspected municipal and industrial facilities for adherence to environmental regulations.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
Meter Technician, 08/2013 to 09/2015
Viejas Enterprises Alpine, CA,
  • Used enQuesta to transfer collected data to company databases daily.
  • Connected newly installed remote read meters at over several locations over two years.
  • Attended safety meetings and took part in safety awareness trainings and programs.
  • Exceeded goals through effective task prioritization and great work ethic.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Monitored daily routes for safety and efficiency to over 100 properties.
  • Answered questions regarding meter readings and deescalated situations daily regarding delinquent water cut-offs and billing discrepancies.
  • Proved successful working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Resolved problems, improved operations and provided exceptional service.
  • Completed all paperwork, recognizing any discrepancies and addressing them in a timely fashion.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Checked accuracy of meters against previous data and kept detailed reports of inconsistencies.
  • Repaired non-functioning meters and tested to verify operational status.
  • Maintained personal and equipment safety for over two years in changing weather conditions.
  • Regularly on-call resolving reconnection of services, investigations of service interruptions or city-side service line repairs.
Water Technician, 09/2011 to 08/2013
City Of Arlington Water Utilities City, STATE,
  • Collected and disposed of trash and debris.
  • Kept work area clean, neat and well-stocked to maximize productivity.
  • Maintained utility equipment such as tractors, dump trucks, generators, compressors, pumps, hand and power tools based on strict schedules.
  • Closely monitored equipment availability and functionality to maximize production and keep detailed records.
  • Optimized work readiness with effective gathering of parts and supplies in alignment with specifications.
  • Followed instructions, both orally and written from utility crew chief regarding daily job tasks and duties.
  • Completed partial or full dismantling of equipment to quickly repair or replace defective components and restore functionality.
  • Positively engaged with customers and maintained professional appearance at all times as company representative.
  • Placed warehouse orders to replenish truck and work inventory materials.
  • Answered public questions, concerns and complaints and documented resolution of problems.
  • Used hands or valve operating machines to open and close main valves to perform water main extensions or repairs.
  • Installed, inspected and repaired water and sewer piping systems.
Associate of Arts: , Expected in
Lamar High School - Arlington, TX
Bachelor of Science: Construction Management, Expected in 05/2024
Tarrant County College District - Fort Worth, TX

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School Attended
  • Lamar High School
  • Tarrant County College District
Job Titles Held:
  • Water Resources Tech
  • Meter Technician
  • Water Technician
  • Associate of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science

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