The City of Gladewater is accepting applications for a STREETS/PARKS TECHNICIAN
The City of Gladewater is accepting applications for a full time Streets/Parks Technician. Starting pay $11.31/hr. plus full benefit package. High school diploma or GED required.
Physical, clean drug/alcohol screen, valid driver’s license and good driving record required.
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 1725
Gladewater, TX 75647
or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Job Description and Performance Requirements
Streets / Parks
II. Job Title:
III. Responsible To:
Streets/Parks Crew Leader or City Manager
IV. Job Summary:
Performs a variety of tasks associated with the maintenance of the City’s parks and streets; does related work as required.
V. Job Functions:
Ability to carry out verbal and/or written instructions. Communicates effectively and courteously with the public and other City employees. Makes ethical decisions that conform to applicable laws, departmental policy and regulations.
VI. Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
A. Participate in all phases of parks and streets, alleys and drainage inspection, maintenance, repair and construction pursuant to high departmental standard.
B. Operate a variety of equipment and tools used in street repair and park maintenance. Use sound judgment to ensure equipment is properly used and maintained.
C. Cleans/clears debris and refuse from city property and streets on a routine basis.
D. Work effectively and cooperatively with other employees and public.
E. Maintain a reliable level of punctual attendance.
F. Subject to after-hour call-out for emergency situations.
G. Works in an out-of-door environment subject to extreme temperatures and inclement weather, and intermittent exposure to dust, fumes and loud noise intensity; maintains physical activity over prolonged periods of time including standing, walking, kneeling and stooping in awkward positions, and moving/lifting heavy objects as required by job.
VII. Required Education, Degrees, Certificates, and/or Licenses:
A. High School diploma or GED
B. Texas Drivers License, Class “C” or above
VIII. Experience, Training, Knowledge and Skills:
Possess good decision making skills. Must have experience in operation of various types of equipment and tools used in street repair and park maintenance.
IX. HEALTH REQUIREMENTS
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Mobility which includes sitting, standing, walking, kneeling, bending, vision, hearing, talking, writing, pushing, reaching above shoulder level, and lifting up to 70 lbs. Able to work in all weather conditions such as heat, cold, and rain.
Maintain a degree of physical fitness necessary to perform all tasks outlined in this job description.