Public Works Position

Posting ID : A1068476472
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Government

The City of Elk River is accepting applications for a full time Public Works Position. The position requires a minimum of 1 year experience operating equipment, doing street and facility maintenance, repairs, and project work. Equipment includes 966 loader, backhoe, grader, dump truck (CDL a +), gas powered sewer snakes, hand and power tools, saws and mowers. Applicants must have a valid driver's license. Applicants must be willing to train on and obtain drinking water and waste water licenses for city facilities.
*Maintain and repair well sites, system lines, water storage facilities and fire hydrants.
*Will learn to conduct all water and sewer testing, complete all required paper work and maintain all
records in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations.
*Maintain and repair streets and alleys, culverts, signs, drainage, snow plowing and removal.
*Maintain and clean shop areas, storage areas, work sites, garbage collection sites.
*Develop and maintain maintenance and repair schedules for city equipment.
*Maintain, clean and repair city equipment and tools.
*Must be able to excavate and fix water and sewer distribution and intake lines.
*Must be able to install new water and sewer services and replace water meters and hydrants.
*Must be able to operate 966 loader, backhoe, grader, dump truck (CDL a +), powered sewer snakes.
*Must also be able to operate hand and power tools, saws and mowers.
*Must have a valid state driver's license.
*Do all ordering / inventory of shop and system supplies, fuels and chemicals, equipment and tools.
*Will work with other employees and City Water & Sewer Facilities Operator/Trainer.
*Attend City Council meetings and provide activities reports as needed.
*Assist in any other City operational areas as needed.
*Must obtain CDL within 6 months of hire
*Will learn to operate and maintain Sand Filter Water Treatment and Distribution System.
* Must obtain Drinking Water Distribution Operator Class I License.
*Must obtain Drinking Water Treatment Operator Class I License.
*Will learn to operate and maintain Waste Water Treatment and Collection System.
*Must obtain Waste Water Treatment Operator Lagoon License.
*Must obtain Waste Water Collection Operator Class I License.
Wage DOE. Benefits include vacation leave, sick leave, medical, dental, vision and life insurance. Accepting applications and resumes until position is filled. EOE/ADA. A complete job description, application and job requirement package is available at Elk River City Hall, PO Box H, 112 S. Second St., Elk River, Idaho 83827.

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