Job Vacancy: Full Time
Wages: $20.52 – $23.10/Hour
The Town of Maynard Department of Public Works is accepting applications for the position of full time Skilled Laborer. This position operates light equipment and performs skilled manual work. Responsibilities include operating equipment such as a pick-up truck, dump truck, participating in plowing and sanding roads, performing labor in the conducting road maintenance and drainage work, and various other assignments to support the maintenance of the Town’s highways, parks, and cemetery. Operates other equipment such as lawn mowers, hedge trimmers, chippers and chainsaws.
Perform labor incidental to the work of operating the assigned equipment; plow and sand roads; pave and maintain roads; conduct drainage work; perform tree work; maintain lawns and grounds.
Mow sides of roads as required; paint and repair guard rails; patch pot holes, install traffic and street signs; install and remove snow fencing; repair stone walls; clean catch basins; install and replace old drainage; provide traffic control as required; empty trash barrels. Dig graves; assist in setting up burial services with funeral home; repair gravesites.
Minimum Training and Experience:
Ability to lift and carry weight of 25-50pounds, ability to work occasionally in poor weather conditions including heat, cold, rain or snow, combination of education and experience will be considered. This position requires a high school diploma and at least one (1) year job-related experience in construction or an equivalent combination of education and experience. License: Class A or B State of Massachusetts Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and Class 2B Hoisting License is required.
Application procedure: A detailed job description is available at the DPW Office. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to the Director of Public Works, 195 Main Street, Maynard, MA 01754, or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org .