Maintenance Worker

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Aug 03, 2020
Building Maintenance

Job Description

Several full-time & part-time positions available with the Neighborhoods & Housing Services Department, Solid Waste Division located at 5300 Municipal and the Parks & Recreation Department, North Region Park Maintenance Division located at 1301 Chouteau; Central Region Park Maintenance Division located at 1520 W. 9th St; and South Region Maintenance Division located at 6901 Elmwood
Salary Range: $14.35-$23.16/hour
Normal Work Days/Hours: NHSD: Monday-Friday, 6:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (some weekends); Parks: Work day varies, 7:00am-3:30pm
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled


Responsibilities

NHSD: Collects refuse and loads into trucks on established route in trash, recycling, bulky, yard waste illegal dumping and/or nuisance. Operates packing and dumping controls. May operate mowers, tractors, weed eaters and other equipment used for mowing. May operate trucks associated with snow plow operations. Must be physically fit and capable of lifting a minimum of 40 lbs. and work in adverse conditions and locations.

Parks: Performs general maintenance and some equipment operations. Performs grass mowing, groundwork for landscaping, playground repairs, shelter cleaning, walking trail installations and repairs, tree and limb removal, daily trash removal with packer truck, hauling, and snow operations. Performs litter control, landscape maintenance, graffiti removal, operating tractors, riding mowers, skid loaders, flatbed 2-ton trucks, packer trucks, and a variety of power and manual hand tools and performs general maintenance for parks.


Qualifications

REQUIRES high school graduation; OR 6 months of experience in general labor. May be required to possess a valid state-issued driver's license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.


Other Information

URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

QUESTIONS REGARDING AVIATION POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE AVIATION DEPARTMENT AT 816-243-3010.

POSITIONS POSTED FOR THE WATER DEPARTMENT ARE FOR THE WATER DEPARTMENT ONLY . QUESTIONS REGARDING THESE POSITIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO 816-513-0253. IF YOU SEE THE SAME POSITION TITLE POSTED FOR A DIFFERENT DEPARTMENT, YOU MUST SUBMIT A SEPARATE APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE OTHER CITY DEPARTMENT.

The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.

For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.

For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.

Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.

Applications submitted in person or by USPS mail must be received by the published Application Deadline, 5:00P.M., C.T. Applications submitted by FAX or online must be received by the published Application Deadline, midnight, C.T.

All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.

The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the Human Resources Department, Recruitment & Selections Division at (816) 513-1945.

Job Address

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