The City of Suffolk is recruiting for Utility Systems Worker - Maintenance and Utility Systems Worker - Line Maintenance positions.
Under general supervision, the positions performs specialized maintenance work for the Public Utilities Department. Employees in this class perform work in the Line Maintenance, Water Treatment Plant Production, or Maintenance divisions such as operating equipment, installing and maintaining water and sewer lines and equipment, and maintaining equipment and facilities. Employee must exercise initiative and some independent judgment in completing assigned tasks. Employee must also exercise tact, courtesy and firmness in contact with customers and the general public.
Minimum Education and Training
Graduation from high school and 1 to 2 years of experience in the use of heavy motorized equipment, preferably in water or sewer maintenance and grounds keeping work; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities. Requires a valid Driver's License. Some positions may require a valid Commercial Driver’s License (requires hazardous endorsement) .
For more information and to c omplete an application online, visit www.suffolkva.us and click on the Employment link. Suffolk is an Equal Opportunity Employer