JOB DESCRIPTION This position performs laborer intensive tasks related to street maintenance and construction. Assist the operator/driver as needed to complete work assignment. Operates various small equipment and large vehicles as directed by supervisor. Performs routine maintenance to equipment on a daily basis. PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: The listed duties are essential job functions that the position has been created to perform. The list of duties is not exhaustive. The employee may be called upon to perform any task that is implied from the listed duties or is within the scope of the position details. Attendance and punctuality is an essential function of this position. Drives dump trucks, maintenance vehicles, operates various types of equipment, such as mowers, loaders, rollers, backhoes, etc. Perform labor tasks including excavate storm drains, inlets, culverts, spread asphalt, concrete, paint, install various types of pipe, install clamps or fittings, use of a shovel, jackhammer, rollers, compactors, etc. Perform routine preventative maintenance / minor repairs on vehicles, equipment and tools. Complete daily work reports, fuel logs. Attend various type of classes such as trench safety, sensitivity, driver training, customer service, work zone, pesticide training to obtain license as necessary, water / sewer training as necessary. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Must obtain a Class "A" commercial license within six months. Must be capable of operating small equipment, trucks and various tools. Must be capable of conducting routine maintenance to various equipment and trucks. Must be capable of reading, writing and speaking English. Must be able to communicate using a 2-way radio. Must be able to obtaining various types of certificates / license as necessary to do work assignments. Expertise to work extended hours and on call duty roster for emergencies. Knowledge of street, highway and drainage construction. Expertise to understand and follow the City of Conroe / Departmental policies and procedures. Expertise to understand and follow written and oral instructions. MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, AND WORK AIDES Various mowing tractors, various trucks, loaders, backhoes, compactors, rollers, chain saws, rescue saws, jackhammers, asphalt rake, shovels, various hand tools. PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT REQUIRED Work Boots, Eye Protection, Gloves, Safety Apparel. EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, & BACKGROUND REQUIRED: High-school certificate or equivalent preferred. Min twelve months background in construction and / or repair of streets, drainage, highways. Pass drug test and physical examination. Posses a valid Texas Class "C" Driver's License. Lift weights of 50 lbs (100 lbs with assistance).
City Of Conroe
August 14 on ApplicantPRO