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Job Overview

  • Salary Offer $18.50 per hour
  • Salary Offer Commensurate with Experience
  • Experience Level Entry Level
  • Total Years Experience 0-12 months
  • Education NONE

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:

This is an entry level unskilled position
involving a variety of routine heavy and light manual labor tasks. The employee reports directly
to and works under the general supervision of a foreman or other higher level employee. The
job requires physical endurance. May be required to work outdoors in all kinds of weather, to
work overtime, and to be on twenty-four (24) hour call seven (7) days a week for emergencies.
Supervision of others is not a responsibility of this class. Does related work as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES

  • Assists with installation, maintenance, repair, and cleaning of highway, sewer or water system
    components;
  • Assists in construction, patching and grading of roads, and installation of new sidewalks;
  • Shovels, rakes and tamps asphalt;
  • Operates snowplow wing;
  • Removes snow from sidewalks, parking lots, and recreational areas by shoveling or using
    tractor or pick-up truck and plow;
  • Collects garbage and rubbish;
  • Plants and prunes trees, grades lawns, rakes leaves, cuts grass and brush, spades flower beds,
    cuts wood, and assists in other grounds maintenance activities;
  • Digs and refills trenches for sewer and water lines, and drainage pipe
  • Excavates and backfills for new construction and repairs;
  • Repairs, cleans and flushes culverts and basins;
  • Performs general building cleaning tasks such as dusting, sweeping, mopping, and washing;
  • Fills motor equipment with cement, sand, stone or oil etc.;
  • Loads and unloads vehicles and trucks;
  • Directs traffic on road projects;
  • Picks up dead animals for disposal;
  • Repairs mailboxes, installs sign or fence posts, and assembles, sets up or removes road signs;
  • Assists with painting and unskilled carpentry tasks;
  • Operates hand and power tools of all types;
  • Drives pick-up truck or other light vehicle for the delivery of supplies or messages;
  • Operates motor equipment as a trainee under direct supervision;
  • Keep building and/or work areas of a jobsite clean and organized as necessary to maintain safe
    and productive work;
  • Assists a mechanic with equipment repairs, and service equipment by adding fuel, coolant and
    lubricants;
  • Operates telephone or two-way radio for emergency dispatching.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to work in strenuous conditions; able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • This position requires physical endurance and good physical health.
  • Must have good interpersonal skills, be dependable and have reliable transportation.
  • Must have a valid New York State Motor Vehicle Operator’s License Class D.
  • Must pass physical examination to determine ability to perform manual labor.
  • Candidates for employment will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: There are no training and experience qualifications

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Company Information
  • Total Jobs 0 Jobs
  • Location Brighton
  • Full Address 2300 Elmwood Ave., Brighton, NY