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JOB TITLE
LABORER I

DEPARTMENT
WASTEWATER

WAGE SCALE
$22.40/hr

CLASSIFICATION
AFSCME

REPORTS TO
ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT

JOB SUMMARY:

The position of Laborer I shall be considered a semi-skilled laborer. Under direction being able to perform basic maintenance and repairs on wastewater facilities, cleaning and maintenance of wastewater plant facilities, pump stations, and collection systems. The Laborer is on call twenty-four hours a day and must provide his or her own transportation to and from the job site.


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

The following list of essential job functions is not exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.
  • Comprehend the treatment processes involved in wastewater treatment and also be expected to understand the collection system as well. 
  • Perform in the work of a crew engaged in the inspection and maintenance of sanitary sewers and related appurtenances. 
  • Assist in the inspection, operation and maintenance of pump stations. 
  • Assist in the operation of a variety of sewer cleaning equipment used to maintain the collection system. 
  • Clean and maintain buildings, trucks, cars, dump trucks, blowers, generators, pneumatic equipment and power tools. 
  • Assist personnel in performance of maintenance and repair tasks, material and equipment handling and safety for maintenance and inspection crews.
  • Assist in equipment set-up, breakdown and assist in traffic control. 
  • May operate sewer cleaning and inspection equipment, if needed. 
  • Observe safe work practices and ensure that work does not endanger others.
  • Perform general housekeeping work including the maintenance of buildings grounds 
  • Perform additional duties as needed when required by the Asst. Supt.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

Ability to pull a minimum of 100 pounds dead weight from the bottom of a twenty-foot manhole and remove a standard size manhole cover (minimum weight 150 pounds) unaided. Ability to do strenuous manual work under varying weather conditions. Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with subordinates, peers, and supervisors. Ability to exercise sound judgment in evaluating situations and in making decisions. Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.


QUALIFICATIONS, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
:


High School Diploma or Equivalent and possess a current valid State of Ohio driver’s license.  Preferred Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). Must obtain CDL with tanker endorsement during probationary period. The ability to learn new equipment and procedures used in the treatment processes.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENTS
:


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The work environment characteristics are those encountered while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee has the ability to work safely. Standing, walking, use hands and fingers, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. Occasionally required to sit, climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

The ability to work in enclosed or confined spaces.  Must not have claustrophobic tendencies.


OPEN UNTIL FILLED


Interested applicants can pick up an application at City Hall located at 14600 State Road, North Royalton, Ohio 44133, 8am to 4pm, Monday-Friday.

In order to apply, submit an application in person at City Hall or email to hr@northroyalton.org.


APPLICATION




JOB TITLE
P/T LABORER I

DEPARTMENT
SERVICE

WAGE SCALE
$14.63/HR

JOB SUMMARY:

The Part-Time Laborer reports to the Service Director. This is a non-supervisory position engaged in construction, repair and maintenance of city infrastructure.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

The following list of essential job functions is not exclusive or all-inclusive.  Other duties may be required and assigned. 
  • Perform general labor duties including recycle yard and street and infrastructure repairs
  • Operate a variety of small hand tools 
  • Perform traffic control duties 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
  • Mechanically inclined.
  • Knowledge of uses and purposes of general construction tools and equipment; safe work practices.
  • Ability to perform unskilled and semi-skilled tasks in a variety of construction and maintenance activities; perform heavy manual labor; learn to operate a variety of construction and maintenance equipment.
  • Ability to work independently in the absence of specific instructions, manage time, prioritize tasks, and work under pressure.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in evaluating situations and in making decisions; problem solve.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with subordinates, peers, and supervisors. 
QUALIFICATIONS, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must possess Ohio Driver License and have a strong driving record
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENTS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  The work environment characteristics are those encountered while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee has the ability to work safely; Standing, walking, use hands and fingers, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. Occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, participate in recreation activities might occur. Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds. Repetitive use of computer keyboard. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet in the office and moderate to loud in the field.


To apply: Interested individuals are requested to complete an application found at the bottom of this page or at City Hall, 14600 State Road North Royalton, Ohio 44133.

Applications can be submitted in person at City Hall or emailed to rsmith@northroyalton.org and will be accepted until the position is filled.


APPLICATION



The City of North Royalton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.