STREETS/TRAFFIC, PARKS AND FACILITY MAINTENANCE WORKER JOB IN CITY OF HEATH
City of Heath - Maintenance Worker - Streets
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CITY OF HEATH
Department of Public Works
Accepting applications for
Streets/Traffic, Parks and Facility Maintenance Worker
Description No phone calls please. Deadline: Open Until Filled. The City of Heath is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Qualified Individuals. A City of Heath application is required. Resumes are considered additional information, and accepted with a completed City application. Applications may be downloaded from the City of Heath website at http://www.heathtx.com/departments/human-resources/employmentopportunites/ Forward completed application and resume to: Human Resources 200 Laurence Drive Heath, TX 75032 Fax 972-961-4935 Email: Ksmith@heathtx.com Hiring salary starting at $18.52 per hour. Reports to: Division Manager: Streets, Parks and Building Maintenance This is a non-supervisory position. Has contact with other City employees and the general public.
Under regular supervision, performs a variety of tasks in street repair, drainage and other maintenance of the Street Department; park, City property, right-of-way, and other maintenance of the Parks Department; and building and other maintenance of the Facility Department. Work involves maintaining City services and operations by making necessary repairs to street drainage; performing duties necessary for the maintenance and repair of City streets; repairs streets and drainage; patching and overlaying roads; trimming trees; driving trucks; sweeping streets; servicing equipment; and digging drainage ditches. Mowing fields, rights-of-ways and City property. Plants and maintains landscaping in public rights-of-ways, parks and City property. Performs a variety of activities in support of facility maintenance. Also assists with water and sanitary sewer utilities maintenance.
EXAMPLES OF WORK
Patches and overlays roads; Repairs storm drains; Trims and cuts trees; Drives vehicles such as dump trucks; Sweeps streets; Patches potholes; Services equipment. Directs traffic; Digs drainage ditches; Performs concrete work; Cuts grass using a riding or push lawn mower, tractor, edger, weeding and maintains landscaping; Cleans and maintain parks, including collecting trash, cleaning restroom, and trimming trees; Plants and maintain landscaping on road rights-of-ways, public parks and public property; Performs preventive maintenance on City vehicles, tools, and equipment and City facilities; Decorates City parks for special events and holidays; Calibrates and maintains irrigation sprinklers; Uses hand tools to dig ditches or holes, and shovels dirt, gravel, asphalt, or sand; Performs light maintenance and construction duties; and Operates a variety of equipment such as jackhammer, concrete saw, steel roller, chain saw, mowers, weed eater, pick axe, loader, asphalt tools and other public works equipment. Maintains on-call availability as required.
Other Important Duties
Installs, connects, services, and reads water meters as needed. Assists in repairs of water leaks and broken lines; Performs such other related duties as may be assigned. Installs and connects water and sewer services, main lines and meters. Reads water meters. Assists in repairs of water leaks and broken lines. Performs such other related duties as may be assigned. Adheres to policies and procedures regarding absenteeism and tardiness.
ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING High school graduation plus two years of related experience; Or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED Appropriate, valid class “C” Texas Driver’s License.