SKILLED LABORER

Street Division of Public Works, City of Laurel, MS. | $11.25 hourly / $23,390.64 annually | Open From: Aug 30, 2019 - Until Filled

Job Description

  • Operate and maintain all types of hand tools and small power equipment such as chain saws, weed trimmers, and compaction equipment
  • Work in all types of weather conditions
  • Performing other duties as directed

Requirements

• High school diploma or GED, valid MS Driver’s License, and Social Security Card

• Considerable experience in the operation and maintenance of all types of hand tools and small power equipment such as chain saws, weed trimmers, and compaction equipment

• Knowledge and ability to work with concrete and all types of small equipment

• Considerable knowledge of the work hazards and applicable safety precautions associated with the operation of assigned equipment

• Skill in the operation of assigned equipment, and physical strength and agility sufficient to perform the work of this class, which requires lifting in excess of 50 pounds

• Ability to stand, kneel, or squat for periods of time

• Ability to work well alone or with others

• Knowledge of maintenance requirements of assigned equipment and ability to recognize operating deficiencies and make minor adjustments

• Ability to work in all types of weather conditions

• Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to communicate with the public

• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously with frequent interruptions

• Performing other duties as directed

 

 

 

Fine Print

✓ WIN Job Center Referral Card

✓ High School Diploma or Equivalent

✓ Valid Mississippi Driver’s License

✓ Social Security Card