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Closes On: November 19, 2021 at 05:00 PM EST
Department: Public WorksJob Status: Full-TimeShift: 6:30 AM - 5:00 PMDays Worked: Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.Rate of Pay: 13.19 -
DEFINITION OF CLASSThis is unskilled work in the performance of a variety tasks in support of a number of municipal operations and services. Employees in this class are responsible for the performance of work of a heavy, manual nature which does not require a high degree of manipulative skill or previous experience. Work is usually performed under the immediate direction of a crew leader and/or Division Supervisor; however, constant supervision is not necessary for familiar tasks which can be carried out without difficulty once learned. In that regard, some independent decision-making and self-motivation are required. Employees in this class exercise no supervision. Work is reviewed by direct observation of the supervisor. This is a safety-sensitive position.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES PERFORMED• Performs heavy, manual labor associated with tasks such as solid waste collection, grounds and rights-of-way maintenance, general construction, etc.;• Uses a variety of hand tools such as a shovel, rake, pick, mattock, hoe, sledge hammer, axe, broom, etc.;• Uses a variety of powered tools such as a drill, circular saw, chain saw, chop saw, tamper, etc.;• Performs general maintenance on trucks and other equipment assigned to the employee’s department / division / crew;• Works overtime as required;• May be required to work standby on a rotating basis;• Subject to call-in for specified emergencies;• Reports to work as scheduled and on time, even under inclement weather conditions.
• Lifts, carries and dumps garbage containers into garbage truck; operates garbage packers;• Lifts, carries and places brush and other yard wastes, discarded furniture, demolition debris and other rubbish into Sanitation trucks;• Collects litter and other debris from along public streets, parks, trails, etc.;• Operates motorized leaf collection equipment;• Inspects garbage for hazardous materials or unlawful dumping;• Assists driver in unloading garbage truck• Works overtime as required;• May be required to work standby on a rotating basis;• Subject to call-in for specified emergencies;• Reports to work as scheduled and on time, even under inclement weather conditions.
OTHER DUTIES PERFORMED• Participates on various employee teams as assigned;• Performs other duties as assigned.