Responsible for performing basic maintenance for litter and debris removal from public roadways and open land areas around the landfill for the Landfill Disposal Department.
Target Hiring Range: $12.27/hr - $14.70/hr
Essential Job Functions
Collect and dispose of litter and debris from right of ways, grounds, roadsides, slopes, and fence areas. Operate line trimmer, riding lawnmower, and other small/light equipment, etc. Operate power washer to clean facilities and equipment. Perform minor preventive maintenance on tools and equipment as needed. Perform general housekeeping in shop and repair facilities. Operate a city vehicle to assist in carrying out routine maintenance.
Minimum Education & Work Experience
High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) No experience required Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Preferred Knowledge - Abilities & Skills
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Basic knowledge of operating equipment in a safe manner
Basic knowledge of vehicle and equipment maintenance
Skill to operate various equipment including mowers, edger, power washer, etc
Ability to understand and implement verbal and written instructions
Licenses & Certifications
Valid State of Texas Class C Drivers License
Physical Tasks & Working Conditions
The incumbent works with frequent exposure to unpleasant environmental conditions and/or hazards. Majority of work performed outside or with exposure to risk. May be exposed to extremes of heat and cold, rain, humidity, insects, noxious odors, fumes, and physical stress from exertion and lifting. Exposed to physical exertion such as bending, lifting, stooping, reaching, pulling, and pushing. Ability to lift, push, and push up to 50 pounds several times daily.
Models Organizational Values Customer Service Interpersonal Skills Communication Problem Solving Dependability Adaptability/ Flexibility Productivity Quality Technical Skills Work Environment Safety Teamwork Managing Conflict Negotiation Skills
City Of Garland, TX