Field Operator
Non-Driving Role
Posted on 3/24/2023

10,001+ employees

Innovative water solutions
Company Overview
Xylem helps consumers solve water. The company works to bring clean water, sanitation and hygiene education to schools and communities in emerging markets, and respond with water solutions when disaster strikes around the globe
Carterville, IL, USA
Experience Level
  • High school or general equivalency degree
  • Valid driver's license with good driving record
  • Experience with flatbed trailers and proper load securement techniques (chaining, strapping, etc.)
  • Prior experience operating heavy industrial equipment such as forklifts, telehandlers, skid steers etc
  • Ability to follow directions and work independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work flexible hours in order to respond to customer emergencies
  • Ability to read, write legibly and communicate effective with co-workers, supervisors/managers and customers both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to read blue prints or other layout and design documents
  • Basic computer skills
  • Mechanical aptitude with ability to diagnose and repair simple mechanical issues
  • Mechanical experience, capable of using pneumatic and manual tools to install and disassemble pump equipment and accessories
  • Utilize motorized equipment handling machinery to safely load equipment on and off trucks and trailers
  • Secure all items loaded on the truck for safe over-the-road travel in accordance with Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration (FMCSA), Federal Department of Transportation and local Department of Transportation guidelines
  • Assist in securing load utilizing straps and chains
  • Follow all safety processes and procedures and maintain a 'Safety First' approach when completing daily work tasks. Complete a Job Safety Assessment before beginning any job on a customer site. Ensure compliance with all Personal Protective Equipment requirements. Travel locally to mobilize/demobilize small pump systems on customer job sites
  • Work independently or as part of a crew to install and dismantle pumping systems and pipelines on customer job sites
  • Prepare electronic work orders
  • Prepare Bill of Ladings (BOLs) to load out equipment from job site. Coordinate with Xylem Service Center Manager to arrange proper timing of truck arrivals to ensure material handling equipment and/or personnel are available
  • Participation in Xylem Watermark volunteer activities