Maintenance Worker I

United City of Yorkville   Yorkville, IL   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on September 22, 2022
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Public Works Department
Water Division
Maintenance Worker I


The Public Works Department is seeking to fill a vacancy for a Maintenance Worker I in the water division.

This position works cooperatively with all divisions of Public Works performing a variety of tasks. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, the following: Water plant maintenance, meter reading, water service repair and maintenance, and snow plowing. Applicants must be available for 24-hour call out duty to include water main break repair, snow plowing and other emergency maintenance as necessary.

The Maintenance Worker I also perform a variety of tasks using manual labor and construction trade skills, operates one or more types of equipment including power tools, hand tools, tractors, mowers, snow blowers, snow plows, and other duties as assigned. The work often requires extensive physical strength and endurance including the ability to stand, bend, pull, push, kneel, regularly lift more than 75 pounds at any time, enter confined spaces, and work in all types of weather conditions for many hours at a time.

This position would benefit from previous experience in public works or a related field. A Class B CDL will have to be obtained within 6 months.

Starting salary is $46,496 DOQ. Qualified candidates can download an application by going to the City website at http://www.yorkville.il.us/Jobs.aspx. Submit completed application forms, cover letter, and resume to Rebecca Woolsey, 800 Game Farm Road, Yorkville, IL 60560 or via e-mail Rwoolsey@yorkville.il.us Applications must be received by Friday October 21st, 2022 at 4:00pm