AECOM Industrial Wastewater Maintenance Technician II - 2nd shift in Aurora, Illinois

Business Line Government

Position Title Industrial Wastewater Maintenance Technician II - 2nd shift

United States of America - Illinois


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a 2nd shift Industrial Wastewater Maintenance Technician II in Aurora, IL! Typical work schedule is Monday-Friday, 2:30 – 11:00pm; hours may vary based on business demand.

This facility maintenance technician is responsible for assisting higher level technicians in operating and maintaining wastewater lift stations in an industrial wastewater treatment facility, troubleshooting pump and motor failures, keeping all level control devises in proper working condition, identifying and maintaining a critical parts inventory, and performing minor preventive maintenance on all related equipment, testing of waste streams, lab testing, process changes and general housekeeping.

The Industrial Wastewater Maintenance Technician II will document and input all data on PMs and repairs into a CMMS. General maintenance of equipment will also be required.


  • Assists the team in operating and maintaining the industrial wastewater Treatment Plant.

  • Follows procedures regarding cleaning, equipment use, maintenance, and safe handling of chemicals.

  • Collects samples and conducts the in-plant tests necessary to control and monitor treatment facility processes and operation

  • Records in-plant test results, various meter readings, gauge reading, flow quantities and other technical data.

  • Performs basic in-plant maintenance according to the schedules and procedures established for the facilities to which assigned. This includes cleaning, servicing, lubricating and repairing pumps, chemical feed equipment, electrical/ mechanical devices regularly found in water, wastewater and industrial wastewater treatment facilities.

  • Perform preventive maintenance as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

  • Recommends measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.

  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.

  • Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.

  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.

  • Demonstrate attention to detail, good comprehensive and analytical skills, and excellent organizational skills.

  • Maintains a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment, yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.

  • Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.

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Within AECOM, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients’ industrial, manufacturing, distribution, logistics, and commercial sites worldwide.

  • We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers’ facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.

  • These are full-time, regular positions with AECOM that offer a full benefits package.

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Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  1. High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.

  2. Two years of experience as a maintenance technician in an industrial grade water / wastewater treatment environment, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.

  3. Must have the ability to lift 50 lbs.

  4. Must have the ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position may require a valid Driver’s License.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.

  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.

  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.

  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.

  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.

  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.

  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.

  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:

  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.

  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Associate's Degree in Industrial Technology, HVAC or a related field.

  2. Ability to obtain IL Class K Operators License within 6 months.

  3. Knowledge of and certification in water/wastewater systems.

  4. Experience with computer control systems.

  5. Knowledge of water/wastewater systems maintenance.

  6. Experience troubleshooting motors and pumps.

  7. Experience using electrical test instrumentation.

  8. Experience working in a CMMS environment.

  9. Mechanical ability related to rebuilding large industrial pumps and piping seals/valves.

  10. Experience performing preventive maintenance and repair on large HVAC/R equipment, including refrigeration systems, large air handling systems, and 200 ton chillers

Other Attributes:

  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 169252BR