Street Department for a Street Construction/Maintenance Worker I

  • City of Van Wert
  • Anywhere

Qualifications:  Completion of secondary education, or equivalent, and experience in performing heave manual labor construction and maintenance tacks or the equivalent combination of education, experience, and training.

Licensure or Certification Requirements:  Must possess or obtain a Commercial Driver’s License.

Equipment Operates:  (The following are examples only and are not intended to be all inclusive)

Loader, dump truck, small roller, air compressor, chain saw, street saw, sewer jet and rodder, vac-all, mower, snow blower bucket truck, miscellaneous power tools

Essential Functions of the Position:

*  Performs construction, maintenance, and repair functions; operates motorized street sweeper; performs street construction work and curb and gutter improvements; operates street striping equipment; erects sign posts and signs; paints street markings; installs non-electric traffic control devices; constructs, repairs and maintains catch basins, culverts, and bridges; builds headwalls and piling; removes and installs new bridge decks, flooring, supports, and rails; paints bridges, guard rails, buildings, and equipment with power sprayer or brush; prepares metal and wood for painting; operates farm type tractors with rotary mowing attachments; operates small power mowers; operates pickup truck to haul dirt, gravel, and debris, etc.; operates dump truck to haul gravel, asphalt, brick, fill dirt, and related materials; operates truck equipped with snow plow; cuts, loads, and hauls trees; operates miscellaneous equipment to perform street-related work activities; flags traffic at construction sites; operates miscellaneous power and hand tools; performs a variety of unskilled labor tasks requiring bending, lifting, stooping, pushing, and pulling to maintain roads and bridges; receives and responds to calls via two-way radio.

* Performs facility, equipment, and supplies functions

* Performs emergency functions

* Performs equipment/vehicle maintenance and repair functions; inspects and maintains assigned equipment.

* Performs record functions; maintains record of work completed

* May perform duties of Wastewater Collection CM I, a Water Distribution CM I, and/or a Parks Department CM I.

Salary/Benefits: 

$19.11 per hour

Leave includes vacation, holidays, personal and sick time

City offers medical, vision, dental and life insurance plans

Health savings account available with $1,000.00 one-time contribution from the City

EAP Program available

Pension through Public Employees Retirement System

The City is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

To apply for this job email your details to tmiller@vanwert.org