$17.13-$24.34 Hourly / $2,969.20-$4,218.93 Monthly / $35,630.40-$50,627.20 Yearly
Safely operates a variety of lightweight trucks including carryalls, cargo/passenger vans, step vans, pickups, and dump trucks; transports people, material, tools, equipment, supplies, and parts from various locations; hauls sand, rock, shell, water, asphalt, gravel, rubbish, trash, sludge, and other bulky, heavy items and substances; pulls trailers in transporting equipment and supplies; operates simple motorized construction/ maintenance equipment including steel wheel and pneumatic rollers, industrial sweepers, backhoe/trencher/blade combinations of 35 horsepower and below, and warehouse and rough terrain forklifts.
Performs minor maintenance and servicing on vehicle/equipment being operated to include checking tire air pressure, motor oil, hydraulic oil, and fuel, and bleeding brake air tanks where required; visually checks vehicle/equipment and reports maintenance or repair problems at the beginning and end of the workday; assures that vehicle is properly equipped, serviced, and cleaned.
Performs manual and unskilled laboring, maintenance, and custodial tasks; uses hand tools and operates power tools either separately from or in conjunction with vehicle/equipment being operated; organizes cleanup of trash and obstacles in order to keep area clean; operates lawn mower to cut grass; installs construction signs and barricades in order to re-route traffic.
Operates heavier and more complex vehicles/equipment on a relief basis or in an on-the-job training capacity to acquire experience and develop skill and proficiency.
Maintains funeral grounds; lays out ball diamonds to provide recreational facilities for residents.
Applies fertilizer and insecticide on city property in order to complete assigned duties.
Completes periodic time/activity reports and forms.
Operates radio and other communication devices to communicate with necessary parties.
Performs related work as required.
Working knowledge of: traffic laws, occupational hazards and appropriate safety precautions associated with the operation of automotive equipment.
Some knowledge of: operational and minor maintenance characteristics of lightweight trucks and simple motorized construction/maintenance equipment; the use and care of hand and power tools and equipment related to the assigned areas; the city and its geography.
Ability to: acquire skill and develop proficiency in the operation of heavier trucks and more complex construction/maintenance equipment; perform work requiring physical strength and endurance; establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
Skill and ability to demonstrate proficiency in: the operation of lightweight trucks and/or simple, motorized construction/maintenance equipment.
Skill in: the use and care of hand and power tools related to assigned areas.