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Weston & Sampson Lead Mechanic in Yarmouth, Massachusetts

Weston & Sampson is looking for a Lead Mechanic for our Wastewater Treatment Facility in Yarmouth. The candidate will perform work involving multiple skills including, but not limited to, construction, maintenance, and repair of mechanical equipment in a wastewater treatment plant.

What you’ll do:

  • Service, repair and maintain wastewater treatment facility equipment

  • Be knowledgeable of proper use and care for equipment and supplies; Maintain equipment and supplies and keep in good working order

  • Conduct troubleshooting and repairs of pump controls and basic electrical knowledge

  • Be an active participant in the installation and construction of new equipment.

  • Perform maintenance, repair and new installation of PVC, and ductile iron piping, copper piping and valves.

  • Provide customer service in a professional and courteous manner.

  • Prepared for on call service work as we are a 24/7 emergency contractor.

  • Administers and delegates to the driving safety protocols and participates in the defensive driving training; maintains recordkeeping associated with the use of a company vehicle and other company driving policies

  • Is knowledgeable of, and works to be in compliance with, the policies and procedures of the company

  • Complete weekly technical safety meetings

    What you will bring:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 3 years of wastewater mechanical equipment repairs preferred

  • Valid driver’s license with good driving record

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to work in a team environment and get along with others

  • Proven ability to communicate effectively, with strong writing, verbal and mechanical skills

  • Self-motivated and the ability to work independently

  • Ability to organize, manage, and coordinate multiple assignments

  • The ability to meet deadlines, to work cooperatively with others and when necessary, work overtime and weekends

  • Must have strong computer skills including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, a Preventative Maintenance Program, i.e., MP2, Job-Cal or equivalent and other database software.

  • Must be able to communicate through email & complete reports in a timely and complete manner

  • Self-motivated and the ability to work independently

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds and must be able to climb a ladder, minimum of 15 feet

  • Climbing: Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Body agility is emphasized. This factor is important if the amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for ordinary locomotion.

  • Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery or erratically moving surfaces. This factor is important if the amount and kind of balancing the amount and kind of balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and maintenance of body equilibrium.

  • Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full use of the lower extremities and back muscles.

  • Kneeling: Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.

  • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.


    Dependent on years of experience and licensing.


    Pay increase are offered with each new acquired license (Wastewater, Water, or other job-related license).

    Sign-On Bonus:

    Sign-on bonuses are available.


    Full-time position may require various shifts and/or flexible hours. You will be expected to participate in the on-call rotation, occasional overtime, holidays, weekends and nights.


Your world is always changing, and so are we. Since 1899, Weston & Sampson has strived to make the world a better place by offering interdisciplinary design, engineering, and environmental services. Innovative and reliable for more than a century, we seek to implement a workplace culture in which all employees are empowered to do their best work while sharing the advantages of their own voice and experience. Join us as we grow.

About Us:

Weston & Sampson is an employee-owned company service public and private clients throughout the easter United States. With a staff of more than 700 professionals in offices along the East Coast, Weston & Sampson strives to achieve an exceptional workforce to support the diverse communities we serve and value differences as assets to the organization.

COVID-19 Response:

Employee health and safety remain at the forefront of our response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Our Corporate Response Team meets regularly to stay up to date with employee needs and concerns, safety protocols and equipment, stay-at-home advisories for all the states in which we operate, and current protocols for our office spaces. The majority of our personnel currently work from home with secure remote access to the company network. We have clear safety standards for in-person site visits or other situations that cannot be accommodated virtually. We also expanded accommodations for flexible schedules and established meeting-free Fridays.


Weston & Sampson is dedicated to improving the quality of life of both our clients and our employees. We are committed to treating our staff with the highest degree of professional respect, valuing differences, learning from each other, and encouraging our team members to grow and achieve. We provide a comfortable, safe working environment along with the state-of-the-art tools and equipment. We offer competitive salaries, a generous benefits packaged, and a welcoming corporate culture where people are recognized for their contributions.


Learn and contribute with collaborative teams in a friendly, professional, constantly improving environment.


Competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and career growth, in an equitable, family-friendly work environment.


Weston & Sampson is an equal opportunity employer, seeking talented, diverse technical and professional staff members. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.


Work on meaningful projects that transform the environment, with a team who values your ideas and shares your vision.

If interested, please submit your resume through our career portal:

Job LocationsUS-MA-Yarmouth

Posted Date3 days ago(11/24/2021 10:11 AM)

ID 2021-2143

of Openings 1

Category Engineering