27 S Market Street Plaza P.O. Box 307
Smyrna, DE 19977 Phone: (302) 653-9231

Municipal Worker 1

Job Title: Municipal Worker 1

Salary range: $15.00 / hr.

Department: Public Works \ Electric Utilities

Hours: Full Time

Job Description:

Position Summary

This position performs routine unskilled, often repetitive tasks under direct supervision for the maintenance of the town

Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

The below listed essential duties and responsibilities are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for this position.

  • Collects and removes trash from public properties
  • Mow, weed, and blow off the municipal grounds
  • Assists in the repair of streets; lay asphalt patch as necessary
  • Assists in the installation of water and sewer lines
  • Assists in the cleaning and clearing of sewers
  • Assists in the cleaning and clearing of sewers
  • Assists in the snow removal program
  • Removes leaves from streets
  • Responsible for yard water removal
  • Cleans municipal bathrooms at town parks
  • Load and unload trucks/supplies with forklift
  • Must be a certified flagger for road work projects
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to understand and follow simple oral instructions
  • Ability to operate, or learn to operate, a truck, excavation equipment, tractor
  • Ability to interact effectively with the public, other employees, and management pleasantly, courteously, and with patience
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 80 pounds

Required Education  and Experience 

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One (1) year of relevant experience 

Licenses, Registrations, and/or Cetifications

  • A valid driver's license
  • Must possess or be able to obtain a Commercial Driver's License within 6 months of employment
  • Must obtain Flagger certification

**Must pass a criminal background check and pre-employment physical

Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED One(1) year of relevant experience

Special Requirements

A valid driver's license, preferably in Delaware Must possess or be able to obtain a Commercial Driver's License within 6 months from hire date

Miscellaneous Information

Technical and Specialized Equipment: Tools and equipment normally used in the course of the duties of this position include but are not limited to: dump truck, hand tools, shovel, pick, rake, tractor, mower, rooting machine, weed eater, snow blower, leaf blower, leaf truck, jack hammer, star-bit drill, tamper, blow torch, chop saw, saws-all, forklift, sewage vacuum, and directional bore

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