What Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners Do
Clean and repair septic tanks, sewer lines, or drains. May patch walls and partitions of tank, replace damaged drain tile, or repair breaks in underground piping.
Other Job Titles Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners May Have
Drain Cleaner, Septic Pump Truck Driver, Septic Tank Service Technician, Service Technician
Tasks & Responsibilities May Include Communicate with supervisors and other workers, using equipment such as wireless phones, pagers, or radio telephones. Drive trucks to transport crews, materials, and equipment. Inspect manholes to locate sewer line stoppages. Operate sewer cleaning equipment, including power rodders, high-velocity water jets, sewer flushers, bucket machines, wayne balls, and vac-alls. Prepare and keep records of actions taken, including maintenance and repair work. See More
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