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Street Maintenance Concrete Laborer

City of Salem
Salem, OR 97301
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Salary: $16.93 - $20.23 Hourly
Job Type: Regular (Full-Time)
Job Number: 21-0620-02
Location: Salem, OR
Department: Public Works Department

Job Summary
Public Works Operations is looking forStreet Maintenance Concrete Laborer candidates. Do you like to work outside? Would you like to serve your community? If you are looking for an opportunity to be part of an organization that provides professional development, opportunities for advancement, a great family-work life balance, and a cooperative and friendly work environment, the City of Salem is a great place for you.

As a Laborer within the Street Maintenance group, you will join a team to serve the citizens of the City of Salem by assisting with the maintenance of the City of Salem's transportation network. Work involves patching and grinding hazards within the pedestrian network, as well as replacing areas of existing sidewalk. Duties will include operating a concrete grinder, breaking up and removing damaged sidewalks, curbs, ramps, or driveways, removing debris, excavating substrate, compacting subbase, building forms, and pouring concrete. This position requires driving a pickup truck and will require towing a trailer.

The Public Works Department values employees and their professional development. If you are someone that takes pride in collaborating on innovative ideas, proactively responding to community needs, and being a good environmental and financial steward, we look forward to meeting you! The Public Works Department promotes a healthy work life balance, while maintaining the utmost dedication to the health, safety and welfare of our community, including our team!

What are the minimum qualifications?
  • Must pass the pre-employment background check and physical exam
  • Must have a valid driver's license and have a driving record that meets the City of Salem's driving standards.
  • One year general maintenance, repair, or construction experience in street right-of- way, public works facilities, utility systems, and public improvements (preference will be given to experience in specific area of assignment), or any combination of experience and training that demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skills, and abilities as listed, and ability to perform the essential job functions.
  • High School graduate or G.E.D. preferred
Where can I find out more about the position?

Go to the menu option for Class Specifications and search for Laborer or view by clicking here.

How can I apply?

The City of Salem invites individuals of all diverse communities and backgrounds to apply for our available job opportunities as we strive to provide the best service to everyone. The City of Salem is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all and has a culture that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, we are better able to serve the community.

To apply, click on the green "Apply" button to complete your application. Make sure that you specify how you meet the qualifications outlined in the class specification and complete the application.

Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications as outlined above but not selected for this position may be placed on an eligibility list, and candidates may be hired from the list. Eligibility lists are valid for six months. The City will send email notifications to eligible candidates about potential hiring opportunities so please ensure your email settings accept our system generated email notifications.

You may subscribe for automatic notification of job openings at the City through the Job Interest Cards - sign up today!

For more information about employment at the City of Salem, please visit our website at www.cityofsalem.net/jobs .




Posted: 2021-05-31 Expires: 2021-07-01
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