Maintenance Mechanic - WWTP Operator

at Prairie Band Casino & Resort in Mayetta, Kansas, United States

Job Description

To operate, monitor, maintain and troubleshoot wastewater treatment plant and its process. Work involves responsibility for technical aspects of plant operations, compliance with state and federal operating regulations. Perform maintenance and repair of all facilities and equipment to ensure a continuous source of light, heat, water, power, and temperature control recommending necessary changes in such facilities or equipment.



  • Remain informed of changes in rules and procedures as required to correct deficiencies and improve performance
  • Maintain records and submit regular and special reports as assigned
  • Instruct assigned personnel in regard to safety policies and procedures, report all safety hazards to Department Manager and follow up to ensure hazards are eliminated
  • Perform all aspects of sampling, monitoring and testing required to maintain compliance with federal, state and local regulations governing wastewater treatment process
  • Performs preventative maintenance and repair duties on all mechanical and electrical systems and equipment when not assigned wastewater treatment functions or troubleshooting
  • Adheres to regulatory, departmental, and company policies in an ethical manner and encourages others to do the same
  • Other duties as assigned




  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Class 2 wastewater treatment operator’s license or above
  • Ability to read blueprints, operate wastewater treatment plant, perform required testing and troubleshooting
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Professional appearance as outlined in the Prairie Band Casino & Resort Employee Handbook
  • Must be able to work independently and function as a member of a team
  • Must qualify for company insurance coverage
  • A record of satisfactory performance in all prior and current employment



  • State certification or state license in one of the following areas: Wastewater operator, mechanical, HVAC, plumbing or other as seen fit
  • 2 years in the field of Facilities Maintenance and knowledge in plumbing, electrical and HVAC




  • Physically mobile with reasonable accommodations
  • Respond to visual and aural cues
  • Read, write, speak, and understand English
  • Operate in mentally and physically stressful situations
  • Must be able to meet the level three or medium work requirements based on the Department of Labor Dictionary of Titles: Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly


Indian Preference Exercised


Prairie Band Casino & Resort reserves the right to make changes to the above job descriptions whenever necessary. As part of Prairie Band Casino & Resort’s hiring process, candidates will be required to go through a due diligence process to validate their application information and suitability, prior to an employment offer being extended. This process may include, but is not limited to: reviewing employment applications or resumes, performing pre-employment testing and background investigations, conducting interviews and reference checks, and checking licensing and certification.



Job Details


Prairie Band Casino & Resort


12305 150th Road
Mayetta, Kansas 66509
United States

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Job Order: 11453033

Posted On: Apr 08, 2021

Updated On: Apr 08, 2021