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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/10/2016

City of Tyler Tyler, TX

Tyler, TX
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Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Company Ref #
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
High School Diploma or GED


Job Description:

Purpose Of Position To safely transport equipment and materials to and from job sites. Perform minor maintenance on trucks and equipment. Perform regular labor duties and use a variety of hand tools necessary for the maintenance and repair of water and sewer mains. Essential Functions Drive and operate dump truck, haul truck, and trailer.Operate loader, backhoe, and forklift in loading and unloading materials and equipment.Keep truck clean and in safe operating condition.Assist crews in repairs, maintenance, and installation of water and sewer systems.Assist crews with manual labor as needed.Cut concrete, ductile iron pipe. PVC pipe, clay pipe and cast iron pipe.Pour and finish concrete,Lay, haul and finish asphalt.Operate jackhammer, power tools, hand tools, etc.Respond to emergency calls after normal working hours if needed.Must he able to sit, stand, and -walk for long periods of time. Must be able to safely lift, carry, push, and pull up to 100-lbs. Must he able to bend, stoop, and kneel for short periods of time.Must be able to work in inclement weather.Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications High School diploma or GED required: one ( 1) year of job related experience preferred but not required. Must be familiar with hand tools. Must be able to operate a loader. backhoe, and forklift to load materials on trucks. Must be able to operate a combination truck and trailer hauling backhoe, bulldozer, and materials. Must be able to operate dump trucks and light duty trucks including 1-ton, 3/4-ton. and 1/2-ton varieties, and various trailers. Must have a valid Class -B\\" Commercial Driver's License, prefer Class \\"A\\" Commercial Driver's license, with clear driving record. Typical schedule is Monday through Friday. Sam to 5pm, but must be available for rotating on-call duty, which may work after hours, weekends, and holidays. Must have a telephone and reliable transportation. Must live close enough to Tyler to be able to respond to calls within 20-minutes. City Of Tyler Policy It is the policy of the City to recruit, employ and to provide compensation, promotion, and other conditions of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, and other protected veteran. The City affirms that employment decisions shall be made only on the basis of a person's ability to perform the essential functions of the job. This position does require presence in the office to perform the essential functions of the job. The City shall continually review its employment practices and personnel procedures and take positive steps to assure that equality of employment opportunity in the City of Tyler, Texas is a fact as well as an ideal.The City of Tyler will accept two years of relevant experience in place of each year of college required in the job description. Four years of relevant experience will be considered in place of an Associate's Degree, and eight years of relevant experience will be considered in place of a Bachelor's Degree. Any experience required in the Minimum qualifications is in addition to years of experience substituted for a degree.The City of Tyler supports a policy of a drug and alcohol free workplace. All candidates are subject to pre-employment testing, which may include, but is not limited to, Drug and Alcohol Screenings, Work Fitness Evaluation, Criminal Background Check, and Consumer Report/Credit Check.No person under eighteen (18) years of age will be employed in any regular full-time position. Persons under eighteen (18) years of age may be employed in temporary or regular part-time positions, if they furnish the City with a minor's release (Form 2-2) and are approved by the City Manager. No person under eighteen (18) years of age will be employed in any position requiring the operation of a City motorized vehicle. The City of Tyler offers an outstanding benefit package including 10 paid holidays, health and dental insurance and retirement through Texas Municipal Retirement System. Click on the link below to learn more about the benefits we offer.

Company Description:

Municipal Government - The City of Tyler is a municipality of over 100,000. It is a place for career growth, satisfaction and real opportunities to contribute to improving your organization, your community, and most importantly, yourself. Public Service to the community and developing excellence through community partnerships are your most important objectives when you take a position with the City of Tyler. We offer a progressive work atmosphere that encourages and nourishes employee growth.