City of Garland, TX

Maintenance Worker - Drainage Maintenance

Location US-TX-Garland
Posted Date 5 months ago(2/2/2020 9:49 AM)
Job ID
2020-6250
# of Openings Remaining
1
Department
Stormwater Mgmt
Job Family
Maintenance Services
Target Hiring Range
Depending on qualifications
Type
Regular Full-Time

Position Summary

Responsible for performing semi-skilled tasks to maintain inlets, drainage pipe, creeks and channels within the City.

 

Target Hiring Range: $12.78/hr - $15.31/hr

Essential Job Functions

  1. Operate 12-yard dump truck.
  2. Transport materials between job sites.
  3. Maintain flow lines in creeks and channels.
  4. Pick up litter in creeks and channels.
  5. Mow and trim weeds in creeks and channels.
  6. Clean inlets.
  7. Set storm sewer pipe for drainage improvement projects.
  8. Attend safety meetings on a monthly basis.
  9. Perform pre-trip/post-trip vehicle inspections and complete daily work sheet for equipment operated
  10. Keep work location and vehicle(s) in order.

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.

Preferred Knowledge - Abilities & Skills

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of and experience or training in construction and maintenance of street and underground drainage systems
  • 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

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