Utility Worker, Streets – City of Elgin

CITY OF ELGIN
invites applications for the position of:

Utility Worker – Streets

SALARY: $22.18 – $31.69 Hourly $46,137.00 – $65,910.00 Annually

OPENING DATE: 04/18/18 CLOSING DATE: 05/02/18 11:59 PM

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK:
Under general supervision, performs semi-skilled work in the installation and repair of water mains, storm and sanitary sewers, catch basins, manholes, water lines; repairs, resurfaces and patches roads, bridges and alleys; may operate equipment in the performance of assigned tasks; may act as lead worker on certain assignments in directing the activities of other workers.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/TYPICAL TASKS:
Repairs, replaces and patches street surfaces, roads, bridges and alleys; installs and repairs water mains, hydrants, storm and sanitary sewers, catch basins and manholes and water services.

OTHER:
Requires working knowledge of methods and procedures used in public works maintenance and repair operations
Working knowledge in operation of vehicles used in public works activities
Working knowledge of methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the construction, maintenance and repair of city streets, alleys and parking lots
Working knowledge of methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the installation, maintenance and repair of a municipal water and sewer system, particularly water lines, sewer mains, fire hydrants, manholes and related facilities
Working knowledge of City streets and locations with understanding of construction and the ability to determine the location of water and sewer mains, manholes, catch basins, valves and -fire hydrants; elementary knowledge of mechanics for the- operation; repair and maintenance of machinery, equipment and tools
Working knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions connected with street, sewer and water maintenance or repair practices
Ability to operate vehicles and equipment proficiently
Ability to use standard maintenance equipment
Manual dexterity necessary to operate, maintain and repair essential equipment and tools Ability to provide guidance and direction to subordinate maintenance personnel
Ability to complete arduous tasks and work outdoors during inclement weather conditions Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with staff, fellow workers and the general public.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Must have a high school diploma or a GED and one year experience in construction, public works maintenance and repair or a related field.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Must have a valid Illinois drivers license, and obtain a class A CDL license within six (6) months of completing City approved/sponsored training.

Applicants must pass a written exam to be considered for an interview. The written exam will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018. Time, location and self-registration details will be provided to candidates who have applied after the closing date for this posting.

The chosen candidate must submit to and have approved results for fingerprinting, a physical, driving record review, and drug test.

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:

http://www.cityofelgin.org

City of Elgin
150 Dexter Court Elgin, IL 60120 847-931-6076 847-931-5906 (F)

frazier_t@cityofelgin.org

Position #20180405-01 UTILITY WORKER – STREETS

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