Highway Maintenance Worker --- Public Works
Company: Clark County, Washington
Posted on: March 18, 2019
Clark County Public Works has multiple Highway Maintenance Worker positions available. Highway Maintenance Workers perform semi-skilled physical labor in maintaining and repairing roads and drainage, and controlling vegetation of the County roadways. Employees operate hand tools and light to moderate weight vehicles and equipment to accomplish duties under the close supervision of a Highway Maintenance Crew Chief. Work performed is generally of a routine nature and is performed as a part of a team or crew. Working outdoors in all types of inclement weather is required. These positions are represented by Washington State Council of County and City Employees Council 2, AFSCME- Local 307. Applications will be reviewed starting March 26th and on a continuous basis. Qualifications Education and Experience:-- Experience in highway maintenance, highway or building construction, farming, forestry or landscaping or any other labor intensive work experience that directly involves the skills required to operate machinery, small tools, power tools, vehicles or equipment. Must possess or obtain within five (5) months of hire a Commercial Driver's License Class A with ---N' tanker endorsement. Must have a State of Washington Flagger's card Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered. Knowledge of:---- Function and use of tools and equipment identified above; safety practices required in maintenance functions. Ability to:-- Perform labor intensive tasks for extended periods under unfavorable weather conditions such as extreme heat or cold in a safe and efficient manner; safely use and operate tools and equipment; perform physically demanding work requiring lifting, bending, stooping, standing and turning as job duties require; work cooperatively as a crew member; read and interpret written instructions and documents, and to follow oral instructions; must be able to work varying schedules and work overtime as needed.-- HOW TO APPLY: An online application is required.-- For complete job announcement, application requirements, and to apply on-line, please CLICK the APPLY button to go to this job on our website. Equal Opportunity Employer Clark County is committed to increasing the ethnic, cultural and social diversity of its workforce and ensuring that diversity is a key priority of our organization.-- We are committed to providing equal opportunity and access regardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, marital status, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability or the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a disabled person, sexual orientation/gender identity, veteran status or any other status protected by law.-- Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.-- Clark County's Equal Employment Opportunity Plan is available at http://www.clark.wa.gov/human-resources/documents If you are in need of ADA/Section 504 assistance for accommodations, please contact Human Resources at (360) 397-2456; Relay (800) 833-6388. Salary Grade: Local 307.104 ($19.51 - $23.76) per hour Close Date:Open Until FilledOregonLive.com.Category: Construction & Trades, Keywords: Highway Maintenance Worker
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