CITY OF LOVELAND, COLORADO Loveland, CO, USA
Apr 02, 2021Full Time
GENERAL PURPOSE: This position will perform the duties of a General Laborer II for the Storm Drainage Division of the Public Works Department. The incumbent will report to the Crew Supervisor. Work hours are 6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 4 days a week. May expect to work overtime as needed. Salary range: $12.32 -$20.00 per hour depending on qualifications and experience. Position will close to applicants at 12:00 P.M. M.S.T. on Monday, April 19, 2021. Non-Benefit Eligible Benefits Package Includes: Retirement – 457 employee funded plan Medical Leave – Up to 48 hours accrued. Accrue 1 hour of leave per 30 hours worked Per the ACA, employees working 30 Plus hours per week are eligible to enroll in one of the two 2 medical plan options – HDHP & PPO ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Operates a variety of equipment such as tractor, roller, etc.; operates various mowing equipment; patches, rakes, and shovels hot mix asphalt and road base; jack-hammers asphalt to prepare site for patching; drives truck to deliver personnel and equipment to work sites; ensures truck is stocked with necessary materials and tools; performs debris cleanup at work sites; prepares vehicle mileage reports; performs routine maintenance on assigned vehicle; other duties as assigned. JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge, skills and abilities: Must possess working knowledge in the operation of light construction and mowing equipment such as pickup, tractor, mower, etc. Ability to follow oral instructions and communicate effectively with co-workers and crew leaders. Must possess a valid driver's license. Must be 18 years of age. Experience: Previous work experience with tractors/mowers and weed eaters highly desirable. Material and equipment directly used: Shovels, picks, rakes, jackhammer, roller, weed eaters, and lawn mowers. Working Environment/physical activities: A typical work environment will consist of arriving at work by 6:20 a.m., attending a briefing session, and then being transported to a street location to complete needed work. The incumbent in this position will be expected to work safely and follow all established safety rules, regulations, and procedures. Requires pushing, pulling, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing, reaching, moving and placing objects (up to 50 lbs.), and performing strenuous manual labor to perform the essential functions of the job. Manual dexterity is required to complete work tasks through safe and proper operation of hand tools, power tools, and motor vehicles. Must be able to work in adverse conditions, such as extreme weather variances; heavy traffic and equipment noise; close proximity to moving vehicles, around fuels, hot oil and asphalt mixtures, and fumes. This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. *Considered essential personnel required to report for duty as directed in response to community emergencies (e.g. natural disaster, fire, flood, blizzard, etc.) A driving record and criminal history background check will be obtained pre-employment.