Right of Way Maintenance Technician

Description

Position Title: Right of Way Maintenance Technician
Division: Right of Way
Hourly Rate: $12.90
Department: Public Works
Pay Grade: 8
Location: Valdosta, Georgia
Closing Date: Open until Filled

Overview

The city of Valdosta is accepting applications for the full-time Maintenance Worker position. The major duties for this position include:

  • Operating a push mower to mow grass
  • Operating hand and power tools including weed-eaters, edgers, and leaf blowers
  • Assisting in the collection of refuse, recyclables, yard waste, and other materials
  • Assisting in operating the refuse or recycling truck as assigned
  • Assisting in cleaning and maintaining assigned vehicles and equipment
  • Assisting in performing pre and post-trip equipment inspections

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of city streets, grounds equipment operations,  maintenance and repair principles, and safe work practices
  • Skill in the operation of grounds maintenance equipment, decision-making and problem-solving, and interpersonal relations.
  • Possession of or the ability to readily obtain a valid driver's license for the type of equipment operated
  • High School Diploma/GED

Applications

Please complete a City of Valdosta Application form and email it to covhr@valdostacity.com to be considered for the position you are interested in applying for. An application must be submitted for each position you are interested in. A resume and cover letter may be attached as additional information only. You may apply in person at the City of Valdosta Human Resources Department, 216 East Central Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601.

Sorry, no phone calls, please.

The City of Valdosta offers competitive salary with excellent benefits package. The City is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an E-Verify employer. For more information, go to http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees/e-verify-overview.