Responsible for performing heavy, manual work installing and maintaining County utility systems. Clears easements by removing trees or limbs; uses chain saws and weedeaters to clear easements; repairs and cleans sewer lines and systems; mixes concrete and repairs manholes. Assists maintenance crew with the operation of the vacuum units and jet rodders. Responsible for maintaining and cleaning tools and equipment.
High school graduate or equivalent and 1 to 2 years experience in plumbing work; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
Safety shoes required.
Possession of a valid driver’s license issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia.
DMV records check conducted prior to employment.
Work is performed outdoors in all types of weather conditions and involves physical exertion and exposure to the usual hazards such as motorized equipment and overhead and underground utilities normally associated with construction and maintenance work.
This position is considered an Essential Position (County designation as ALPHA) which requires the employee to report to work during inclement and extreme weather conditions, often outside normally scheduled work hours. Additionally, the employee is required to be on the division’s on-call rotation list.
Must be physically able to operate a variety of hand and power tools such as weedeaters, chain saws, TV inspection equipment, saws, shovels, picks, axes, jackhammers, and pumps. Work requires a great deal of walking, stooping, bending, frequent lifting of objects between 40-75lbs, and pushing, and pulling.
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