Street Department
Posting Number: 
Job Title: Maintenance Worker (Streets)
 Open until filled 
Job Class: Laborer
Job Hours: M-F 8-5
Salary: $27,956.60 to $32,878.05
Description: CITY OF NICHOLS HILLS
 
MAINTENANCE WORKER
JOB DESCRIPTION
 
This is a non-exempt, labor position located in the Public Works Department.
 
JOB SUMMARY
 
To assist in maintaining the City’s infrastructure involving the maintenance of water & wastewater distribution systems, parks and streets.
 
 
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
 
Operates vehicles and heavy equipment.
In each of the duties describe below you will be assisting in,
 
Tapping water mains and installing new water meters and service connections.
 
Sewer blockage and manhole maintenance.
 
Main line breaks and water leaks repairs.
 
Excavating, shoring placement, backfills and landscaping.
 
Street & alley projects, maintenance & repair.
 
Laying asphalt, concrete, mixing & pouring cement mortar, filling potholes, cleaning & repairing catch basins, storm drains.
 
 Responsible for care & maintenance of tools & equipment.
 
And various other duties when called upon.
 
 
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS
 
 
Must perform assigned duties in a safe manner.
 
Ability to observe and detect equipment problems and report same to supervisory personnel.
 
Must be able to interact in a positive manner with co-workers, supervisors, and the public.
 
Ability to work in inclement weather for long periods of time.
 
Ability to understand and comply with oral and written instructions.
 
Ability to obtain and retain Oklahoma State Certification (Class “D” water and wastewater licenses, minimum) within one year of employment.
 
 
QUALIFICATIONS
 
HS graduate or GED equivalent
 
Valid Class "D" Oklahoma Driver's License.
 
Must possess & maintain a driving record acceptable to the City's insurance carrier.
 
Must be willing & able to serve on call duty and respond to call-out for unforeseen events within the City affecting water supply and is required to work long and/or unusual hours and overtime when needed.
 
 
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS
 
Vocational-Technical course(s) in mechanical equipment maintenance or related discipline.
 
A class (B) or greater Oklahoma Commercial Driver’s License.
 
 
 
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
 
Positions in this class typically require: climbing, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.
Heavy Work: Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of forces constantly to move objects.
Incumbents may be subjected to moving mechanical parts, vibrations, fumes, odors, dusts, gases, poor ventilation, chemicals, oils, extreme temperatures, and intense noises.
 
Nichols Hills is an equal opportunity employer

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


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