LABORER I

Sanitation Division of the Public Works Department, City of Laurel, MS. | $10.72 per hour/ $22,298.64 annually + benefits | Open From: Apr 18, 2019 - Until Filled

Job Description

• Ability to follow instructions and work well with others

• Ability and knowledge to use all types of hand tools and small equipment

• Must be able to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects in excess of 50 pounds

• Ability to bend, stoop, crouch frequently

• Must be capable of extending the hands and arms in any direction; handling, seizing, holding, grasping, turning, or otherwise working with the hands/finger

• Ability and stamina to keep up with a moving truck, to climb up and down garbage trucks, and to bend and kneel

• Ability to complete garbage routes within specified time restraints

• Ability to work in all types of weather conditions

• Ability to communicate effectively with residents, elected officials, and other city employees, both orally and in writing; to deal with others in a professional manner; and to maintain professional composure in heated situations

• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously with frequent interruptions

• Any other duties as needed and assigned

Requirements

• Ability to follow instructions and work well with others

• Ability and knowledge to use all types of hand tools and small equipment

• Must be able to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects in excess of 50 pounds

• Ability to bend, stoop, crouch frequently

• Must be capable of extending the hands and arms in any direction; handling, seizing, holding, grasping, turning, or otherwise working with the hands/finger

• Ability and stamina to keep up with a moving truck, to climb up and down garbage trucks, and to bend and kneel

• Ability to complete garbage routes within specified time restraints

• Ability to work in all types of weather conditions

• Ability to communicate effectively with residents, elected officials, and other city employees, both orally and in writing; to deal with others in a professional manner; and to maintain professional composure in heated situations

• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously with frequent interruptions

• Any other duties as needed and assigned

Fine Print

✓ WIN Job Center referral ✓ Valid Mississippi Driver’s License or State Issued ID ✓ Social Security Card ✓ High School Diploma or Equivalent desired but not required