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Job Description:

 

LABORER - FULL TIME - (40 hours per week). Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent and must possess a valid Florida Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class B or greater. Must have the skills and abilities to operator a variety of large vehicles. Applicants must have the skills to operate a variety of power and manual tools and equipment. This is routine manual labor requiring physical endurance and a willingness to perform manual tasks. Applicants may work in Streets Department, Parks Department, and Sanitation Department. Work involves frequent walking/standing and moderately heavy lifting. Tasks may involve, but not be limited to patching of streets, tree trimming, sanitation details, and various other manual tasks. Applicants must have the ability to lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Applicants must have the ability to understand specific oral and written instructions. Work will be performed in varying environmental conditions with frequent exposure to adverse environmental conditions. Majority of work to be performed outdoors.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Drug Screenings and physical examinations are required. EEO/Veteran's Preference/AA/Drug Free Workplace

Skills:

  • 1. operate tractor with accessories or attachments
  • 2. dig holes or trenches for foundations, posts, poles, or related items
  • 3. erect fences, guard rails, highway markers, or related structures
  • 4. measure and mark lay out for construction projects
  • 5. operate jackhammer
  • 6. operate pneumatic tamper to patch pavement or tamp earth
  • 7. operate power construction equipment
  • 8. use concrete fabrication techniques
  • 9. understand construction specifications
  • 10. mix paint, ingredients, or chemicals, according to specifications
  • 11. move or lift heavy objects
  • 12. use traffic control procedures
  • 13. adhere to safety procedures
  • 14. fabricate, assemble, or disassemble manufactured products by hand
  • 15. apply adhesives, caulking, sealants, or coatings
  • 16. move materials or goods between work areas
  • 17. read tape measure
  • 18. use hand or power tools
  • 19. drive truck with capacity greater than 3 tons
  • 20. transport passengers or cargo  

 

Minimum Education Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent

 

To apply for this position, please visit the CareerSource Heartland center nearest you.