Public Services Technician
Company: TOWN OF CARTHAGE
Posted on: January 25, 2023
Public Services Technician
Entry-level position that performs semi-skilled trades work in the
construction maintenance and repair of water and sewer lines;
operates construction equipment such as dump trucks, loaders,
tampers, trenchers, air compression driven equipment, and other
related light and medium equipment; performs preventive maintenance
and minor repairs to equipment. Performs water taps; repairs leaks
and installs water lines and meters; cleans and maintains sewer
lines and culverts; repairs sewer line leaks; smokes sewer lines to
check for cracks and connections; maintains sewer lift stations.
Participates in asphalt repair to streets and other street
facilities. Participates in erection, maintenance and repair of
street signs and painting street markings. Reads water meters.
Participates in clearing rights-of-way and leaf and limb removal;
collects yard debris on residential routes; removes fallen limbs
from streets; mark cemetery graves. Participates in mowing,
mulching, planting, seeding, irrigating, and other landscape
maintenance tasks. Assists in other maintenance tasks such as
painting, cleaning gutters, and building fences. Operates a variety
of light, medium and heavy equipment including front-end loaders,
backhoes, dump trucks, power saws, tractors, trenchers, weed
eaters, blowers, chipper, etc. Provides traffic flagging and
control and ensures safe work zone when working around traffic.
Performs vehicle and equipment maintenance and minor repairs; keeps
vehicles clean. Shovels snow; puts down salt or pushes snow with a
dump truck. Prepares simple records of work activities. Performs
related tasks as required. Subject to working in both inside and
outside environments, in extreme hot and cold weather. Subject to
on-call and call-back work.
Must be able to physically perform the basic life operational
functions of climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching,
crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting,
grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions. Must
be able to perform heavy work exerting up to 100 pounds of force
occasionally; 50 pounds of force frequently; and 20 pounds
constantly. Must possess the visual acuity to operate mobile
equipment such as the loader and dump truck in a safe manner,
perform mechanical tasks, and to visually inspect the work
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from high school and experience in semi-skilled
maintenance, utility, or construction work; or an equivalent
combination of education and experience.
Possession of a valid North Carolina commercial driver's license.
Ability to obtain traffic control certification.
Hiring Salary Range: $30,631 - $38,289
Application Deadline: January 22, 2023
The Town of Carthage is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Keywords: TOWN OF CARTHAGE, Fayetteville , Public Services Technician, Professions , Carthage, North Carolina
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