PUBLIC WORKS LABORER POSITION - Water/Sewer Maintenance
The City of Washington, IL is seeking applicants for a full-time water/sewer maintenance laborer position in the Department of Public Works. The field/technical position performs various manual tasks and operates assorted equipment in the daily and seasonal operation of the City. Responsibilities inclucde repair and maintenance of water main breaks; maintenance of sewage pump stations; and assistnace with interdepartmental projects. Applicants must be (18) years of age or older, a graduate from an accredited high school or GED equivalent , and possess a valid Class B Commercial Drivers License or have the ability to obtain the same within 90 days of hiring. Prefer a two-year degree in Construction Technology or completion of a trades program. In addition, applicants must establish and maintain residence within a 15-minute commute of the City of Washington. The annual base wage for this position is $36,690.
Completed applications and any supporting documentation should be submitted to Mary Westerfield, Customer Services Human Resources Supervisor, 301 Walnut Street, Washington IL 61571. Application deadline is June 1, 2016. The application process will remain open until the position is filled. The City of Washington is an EEO employer.