MAINTENANCE WORKER - PERMANENT CONDITIONAL
City of Peoria, Illinois
DEPARTMENT: PUBLIC WORKS / STREETS & SEWERS DIVISION
LOCATION: 3505 DRIES LANE, PEORIA, ILLINOIS
HOURS: 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Monday through Friday (May be required to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shifts and 12 to 16 hours during emergency conditions)This is manual labor work requiring considerable physical strength and endurance.
APPLICATIONS FROM THE GENERAL PUBLIC WILL BE ACCEPTED IN THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT, CITY HALL, 419 FULTON, ROOM 202, PEORIA, IL 61602 UNTIL THE DEADLINE DATE. FAX# (309) 494-8587, PHONE# (309) 494-8575; E-MAIL email@example.com; WEBSITE www.peoriagov.org. YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ESTABLISH RESIDENCY WITHIN PEORIA CITY LIMITS WITHIN ONE YEAR OF EMPLOYMENT. HOWEVER, IF YOU CHOOSE TO WAIVE THAT REQUIREMENT, YOU MUST LIVE WITHIN A TWENTY (20) MILE RADIUS OF CITY HALL AND GIVE UP 2% OF YOUR BASE PAY FOR FIVE (5) YEARS.
- Examples of Duties
¨ Learn to operate trucks in excess of 26,001 GVW hauling materials and doing snow and ice control by completion of probationary period.¨ Learn to operate street sweeper, street flusher and endloader during course of probationary period.¨ Learn to operate rollers, graders, backhoes and other heavy equipment maintaining streets, alleys and sewers during course of employment.¨ Performs pavement repair work; rakes asphalt; builds forms for concrete pavement and structures; mixes, pours, and finishes concrete; lays replacement brick.¨ Drives a small truck for transportation of workers, equipment and materials for the hand-spreading of chemicals or abrasives for snow and ice control; moves furniture and equipment from within the same building or from one City Building to another.¨ Assists skilled craft workers in performing maintenance on City buildings.¨ Cleans clogged sewers, catch basins, and inlet drainage structures.¨ Operates air-hammers, cutting torches and other equipment and tools common to maintenance and repair work.¨ Assists in receiving large bulk items.IMPORTANT FUNCTIONS¨ Performs any and all duties specified in any work agreement.¨ May operate an aerial truck or pavement grinder.¨ May guide or lead unskilled or semi-skilled workers.
- Minimum Qualifications
High School diploma or GED and a CDL Class “B” with non-restrictive air brakes required. Ability to read and write and some experience in semi-skilled construction work. Any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job considered.
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