Work involves installation, maintenance and repair of water meters, lines and equipment. This position performs meter readings and operates water and sewer service equipment.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- One year of experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of potable water facilities.
- Valid drivers license.
- Water Certification by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.
- Commercial Drivers License (CDL) Class A or B.
- Continued employment may be contingent upon employee obtaining a CDL License within six months of employment.
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
Work is primarily performed out of doors and is subject to extremes in weather conditions, wet surroundings, humidity and odors.
Work is medium to heavy in nature and consists of walking, bending, lifting, shoveling, carrying and driving.
Other Important Requirements and Information:
WRITTEN/ORAL/ PERFORMANCE EXAMINATIONS
No written or performance examination will be required for this position. Applicants are screened and certified based on an evaluation of their education, training, experience and other requirements as outlined in this Position Announcement and denoted on their Job Application and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire.
As part of the pre-employment procedure, former supervisors, employers, police and FBI files, plus references provided by the candidates shall be checked as a precaution against obtaining undesirable employees. Reference and background checks may or may not be completed prior to an offer of employment, and the information shall be handled as privileged information available to appointing authorities in considering applicants.
PRE-EMPLOYMENT/POST OFFER DRUG SCREENING
Shelby County is committed to providing and maintaining a drug-free work environment. After receiving a conditional offer of employment, applicants are required to pass a drug test conducted at a test site designated by Shelby County.
PRE-EMPLOYMENT POST OFFER MEDICAL EXAMINATION
As a condition of employment after receiving a job offer for this position applicants are required to pass a physical examination conducted by a licensed physician designated by Shelby County.
Shelby County, Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.