This position entails operation of light equipment in support of cemetery upkeep, and maintenance; also includes general labor in support of the Street Department. Incumbent works under general supervision of the Public Works Director/Park & Recreation Director.
§ Operate one or more pieces of Department-related equipment in the performance of cemetery maintenance activities.
§ Perform work under established procedures with frequent inspections during progress and final inspection of work completed.
§ Perform routine labor as required; operate tractors, bush hogs, brush trucks, and weed eater.
§ Perform all other job related tasks or duties as assigned by Public Works Director/Park & Recreation Director.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
§ Reading skills to read work orders and street signs.
§ Ability to operate tractor with attachments, loader, light to medium duty trucks, brush trucks, and hand tools.
§ Ability to perform general maintenance on assigned equipment and trucks.
§ Ability to operate light equipment safely.
§ Ability to communicate with other workers.
§ Ability to follow directions.
§ Ability to lift a minimum of fifty (50) pounds.
Be a graduate from an accredited high school or hold a certificate of high school equivalency (GED). Possess a valid Alabama driver’s license, Commercial Driver License (CDL) of the appropriate class, and a driving record suitable for insurability. Willing to travel overnight to attend continuing education courses and workshops. Be physically able to perform the essential functions of the position. Willing to work non-standard hours as required.