City of Garland, TX

  • Maintenance Worker - Street Maintenance

    Location US-TX-Garland
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(4/13/2018 11:57 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-5349
    # of Openings Remaining
    1
    Department
    Streets
    Job Family
    Maintenance Services
    Min
    USD $12.50/Hr.
    Mid
    USD $15.31/Hr.
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Job Code Category
    Skilled Trade
  • Position Summary

    Responsible for performing semi-skilled tasks in the maintenance and repair of streets and alleys.

    Essential Job Functions

    1. Operate 12 yard dump truck.

    2. Transport materials between job sites.

    3. Maintain street and alley pavement by:

    • patching distressed areas with hot and cold asphalt material
    • level lifting distressed areas utilizing polyurethane injection equipment
    • sealing joints and cracks by applying a hot tar sealant

    4. Attend safety meetings on a monthly basis.

    5. Perform pre-trip/post-trip vehicle inspections and complete daily work sheet for equipment operated.

    6. Clean and maintain job site.

    7. Keep work location and vehicle(s) in order.

     

    Preferred Knowledge - Abilities & Skills

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

    • Knowledge of, experience or training in construction and maintenance of streets and alleys.
    • Knowledge of safety practices and hazards standard to work area
    • Skill to operate various equipment and machinery
    • Ability to understand and implement verbal and written instructions
    • Ability to perform physical labor
    • Ability to comprehend written and oral work assignments and perform work as assigned

     

     

    Licenses & Certifications

    Valid Texas Class A Commercial Driver’s License with a Tanker Endorsement or the ability to obtain within six months of hire
    Valid Class C Texas driver's license

    Physical Tasks & Working Conditions

    The incumbent works in a field environment including construction sites; frequent exposure to unpleasant environmental conditions and/or hazards. Must be able to lift 50 pounds or more several times daily.

    Competencies

    Adaptability/Flexibility
    Communication
    Customer Service
    Dependability
    Personal Organization
    Productivity
    Teamwork

    Minimum Education & Work Experience

     High School Diploma or equivalent
     No experience necessary
    Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

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