YMCA of San Diego County

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Aquatic Maintenance Tech

at YMCA of San Diego County

Pay: $15.62 to $18.38/hour
$15.62 - $18.38/Hour
Posted: 10/22/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 11817
Keywords: maintenance

Job Description

Pay Range:
$15.62 - $18.38/Hour

Job Type:
Full Time

Status Comments:

Offered at multiple locations

# of Openings:

Application Deadline:

The Aquatic Maintenance Technician is responsible for ensuring a positive first impression for all guests by maintaining the aquatic facilities with a keen eye on safety, cleanliness, and organization. Assist the Aquatic Maintenance Manager in the preventive and ongoing maintenance of all Chemical/Pump Rooms throughout San Diego County. Ensure the Chemical/Pump Rooms equipment and water chemistry in good working order while maintaining facility safety standards as outlined by the YMCA of San Diego County. 

What an Aquatic Maintenance Technician Does... 

  • Assist in all necessary repairs, construction projects, and upkeep to buildings; including fire safety, tile repair, minor electrical, water chemistry, equipment repair, and plumbing
  • Conduct extensive cleaning & housekeeping in the designated areas of responsibility
  • Maintain accurate maintenance records including all equipment and small tools
  • Proactively participate in safety protocols.
  • Ensure the safety of all guests when operating power equipment and machinery
  • Perform preventive maintenance on equipment throughout the Chemical/Pump Rooms
  • Repair and/or replace equipment whenever necessary
  • Assist the Aquatic Maintenance Managers in major renovation to Chemical/Pump Rooms, and aquatic complexes
  • Responsible for keeping the Aquatic Maintenance Managers informed of maintenance and aquatic complex related issues that could affect the overall operation of the YMCA
  • Maintain a safe and organized area of operation and work space

What We Look for in an Aquatic Maintenance Technician... 

  • Minimum age of 18 years old.
  • 3 years of experience in Aquatic Chemical/Pump Room maintenance, water chemistry, or related field
  • Good working knowledge of Chemical/Pump Room maintenance and water chemistry, filtration systems, plumbing, minor electrical repairs; and the knowledge to maintain building code and operational compliance
  • General knowledge of the use of hand and power tools, electrical, plumbing, flooring and tile, cardio and exercise equipment repair and the ability to understand mechanical systems
  • Physical ability to work with machinery and basic construction equipment
  • Understand the approved use of various chemicals and cleaning agents and the ability to use and follow all associated SDS materials/precautions and directions
  • Physical ability to lift 50-60 lbs safely and operate various motorized equipment necessary to perform the job
  • Must be highly organized and detail oriented
  • Good problem solving and mechanical skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • The position requires sitting, standing, walking, the use of ladders and kneeling for extended periods of time
  • Visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and the physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency
  • CPR and First Aid certification required within 30 days of hire and must be from one of the following certifying organization: American Red Cross, American Heart Association or American Safety & Health Institute
  • CPO must be obtained within 30 days of hire
  • Hazmat courses must be completed within the first available class offered
  • Ability to work with Hydrochloric Acid, Sodium Hypochlorite, Co2, and various dry pool chemicals
  • Ability to travel to locations within San Diego County

Application Instructions

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