Maintenance Worker I

City of San Gabriel Public Works Department | San Gabriel, CA

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Posted Date 9/07/2020
Description

Maintenance Worker I

$3,649 - $4,435 monthly

(Open Competitive Recruitment)

ATTENTION APPLICANTS: PLEASE READ THE JOB BULLETIN THOROUGHLY AND FOLLOW ALL APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS AND PROCEDURES. APPLICATIONS FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS AND PROCEDURES OUTLINED IN THIS BULLETIN MAY BE REJECTED.

THE OPPORTUNITY:

The City of San Gabriel Public Works Department is seeking a self-motivated individual to fill a Maintenance Worker I position. This is a full-time opportunity. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a variety of public settings performing park maintenance, street and median maintenance, tree pruning and removal, tree installation, graffiti removal, and weed abatement. Maintenance staff perform a variety of projects to meet departmental goals. This individual must have a strong work ethic, work safely, communicate well, and maintain positive working relationships with managers, supervisors, coworkers, City staff, and residents. If you have these qualities and enjoy working in a team environment, then we want to hear from you!

Note that this position may be used to assist other divisions as necessary due to the department's needs. Availability for emergency response and/or weekend work is required.

SUMMARY OF POSITION DUTIES:

Under general supervision, the Maintenance Worker I performs general maintenance and repairs to City facilities, landscape, electrical systems, irrigation systems, plumbing, street trees, sewers, storm drains, streets, curbs, gutters, sidewalks, alleys, street signs, and traffic signals; and performs basic park maintenance operations such as cleaning restrooms, trash pickup, and landscaping are required. Paints crosswalks, safety zones, curbs and parking stalls, street signs, and traffic signs; performs concrete/asphalt repair; assists with traffic control for special events by placing barricades and temporary signs; performs routine sewer maintenance; and removes weeds and debris from ditches, drainage areas, and roadside shoulders. Must keep good records, communicate well with others, and effectively work with other crews and City departments. Knowledge of operating power equipment such as chainsaws, chipper, stump grinder, aerial lift trucks, dump trucks, loaders, and backhoes is desirable. Must be able to effectively organize, plan, prioritize, and allocate resources to ensure high work productivity; must ensure proper care and use of tools and equipment; perform other related duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Any combination of experience and education may be considered. A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skills, and abilities would be:

High school diploma or GED equivalent.One year of experience in the maintenance field.

Required Certifications/Licenses/Competencies

Candidates for this position must meet the following requirements:

Possession or the ability to obtain within six months of appointment a valid Class B California Driver's License is required.

Ability to maintain a satisfactory driving record is required.

Possession or the ability to obtain within one year of appointment a Grade Level 1 Certification in Collection Systems Maintenance may be required.

Desirable Qualifications

Local government work experience is desirable.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Candidates must complete a City of San Gabriel online application.  Applicants must attach a cover letter, resume, and applicable certifications for the positon to their online applications for consideration.  To apply, please visit jobs.sangabrielcity.com.  All application materials must be submitted online by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, September 25, 2020.  Faxed, emailed, or hard copies of application materials are not accepted.

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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