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Laborer (Part-Time) (Seasonal)

Company: Town of Appomattox, VA
Location: Appomattox
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:


JOB TITLE: Part-time Laborer - PT, Temporary, Seasonal - Approximately 40 hours per week for up to six months.

DEPARTMENT: Public Works FLSA STATUS: Non-exempt
REPORTS TO: Facilities Supervisor DATE PREPARED: October 31, 2007

*GENERAL DESCRIPTION: *Performs responsible, unskilled and semi-skilled work in the maintenance of buildings and grounds, water distribution system, wastewater distribution system, street operations, snow removal, and general maintenance work by performing the following duties.

*ESSENTIAL DUTIES: *Operates light equipment such as tractor, riding lawnmower, bush hog, clearing rights-of-ways, road edges and maintaining grounds; maintains grounds by cutting grass, trimming hedges, and picking up litter; assists equipment operator in cleaning streets and collecting leaves; services and makes minor repairs and adjustments on equipment and tools; conducts preventive maintenance on trucks, such as checking oil and fluids, changing oil if necessary, and making minor repairs; operates small tools such as ditch tamper, tapping machine, air compressor, power tools etc. in conjunction with assigned tasks; maintains water and sewer distribution lines by performing tasks such as water breaks, sewer breaks, sewer back ups, changing water meters, meter boxes, etc.; performs tasks in all types of weather conditions; assists in reading water meters. _Other duties may be assigned._

*REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: * _To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions._
Ability to perform continuous heavy manual labor at a rapid pace, often under unfavorable conditions; ability to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted; general knowledge of grounds maintenance activities; ability to operate grounds maintenance equipment, such as lawnmowers and weed-eaters; knowledge of standard tools and equipment used in general labor work; some knowledge of the safe use, operation and preventive maintenance of the equipment to which assigned, ability to understand and follow oral instructions; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with others.

Driver's License issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia.

*ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL TRAINING: *High School diploma or general education degree (GED) and some experience in unskilled labor

*The above job description is not intended to be construed as a complete listing of the assignments that may be given to any employee, nor are such assignments restricted to those precisely listed in the description.*

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Pay: $12.00 - $12.24 per hour

* 8 hour shift
* Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Appomattox, VA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Town of Appomattox, VA, Roanoke , Laborer (Part-Time) (Seasonal), Other , Appomattox, Virginia

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