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Laborer - Sanitation - Seasonal

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Posting Details

Posting Information

Position Number A4401Y
Working Job Title Laborer - Sanitation - Seasonal
Range 909
Advertised Salary 9.484
Beginning Annual
Ending Annual
Beginning Hourly 9.484
Ending Hourly
Position Type Temporary Full Time
Brief Description

The purpose of this position is to perform a variety of maintenance or construction work which contributes to the daily tasks, upkeep, care and maintenance of facilities, streets, and landfills. This is accomplished by maintaining the appearance and safety of the grounds, repairing streets, directing landfill traffic, and maintaining the safe and efficient operation of equipment. Other duties include assisting other departments, setting up areas for special events, and completing related duties as assigned. This position is expected to regularly work in or around bodies of water greater in depth than 4 feet, which may pose hazard, especially in the absence of swimming ability.

Formal Education

Work requires knowledge necessary to understand basic operational, technical, or office processes. Level of knowledge equivalent to four years of high school or equivalency.

Experience

No experience required

Supervision

Job has no responsibility for the direction or supervision of others.

Human Collaboration Skills

Work requires regular interaction involving exchange and receipt of information.

Freedom to Act

Receives Immediate Direction: The employee normally performs the duty assignment after receiving detailed instructions as to methods, procedures, and desired end results with little room for deviation. The immediate supervisor may, at times, provide close and constant review.

Technical Skills

Basic: Work requires the use of standard technical skills appropriate to the work environment of the organization.

Budget Responsibility

This position has no budget responsibility.

Reading

Basic – Ability to recognize meaning of common two- or three-syllable words. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.

Math

None.

Writing

None.

Certification & Other Requirements

None.

Driver's License No
Type of License
Endorsements
Posting Date 02/24/2017
Closing Date

Essential Functions

Overall Physical Strength Demands: (S) Sedentary: Exerting up to 10 lbs. occasionally or negligible weights frequently; sitting most of the time. (L) Light: Exerting up to 20 lbs. occasionally; 10 lbs. frequently; or negligible amounts constantly; OR requires walking or standing to a significant degree. (M) Medium: Exerting 20-50 lbs. occasionally; 10-25 lbs. frequently; or up to 10 lbs. constantly. (H) Heavy: Exerting 50-100 lbs. occasionally; 10-25 lbs. frequently; or up to 10-20 lbs. constantly. (V) Very Heavy: Exerting over 100 lbs. occasionally; 50-100 lbs. frequently; or up to 20-50 lbs. constantly.

Essential Functions

Essential Function

Maintains the appearance and safety of the building and grounds by mowing the grass to its proper height, trimming and edging around the walks, flower beds, walls, buildings, or specified areas, removing leaves and debris, pruning shrubs and trees, watering the lawns, trees, shrubs, and flower beds; and planting grass, flowers, trees, and shrubs.

Code Medium
Essential Function

Repairs and maintains streets by sweeping streets, removing litter and debris, washing areas, assisting with street cuts, repairing potholes, pouring asphalt, and compacting areas filled.

Code Heavy
Essential Function

Maintains the safe and efficient operation of equipment by sharpening blades, completing basic maintenance such as oiling parts, and repairing or replacing worn or damaged parts.

Code Medium
Essential Function

Searches for and removes unwanted materials from landfill areas and disposes of items which could include tires, batteries or hazardous materials.

Code Heavy
Essential Function

Assists departments with special tasks or setting up and tearing down of equipment and materials at special events.

Code Heavy

Physical Demands

Overall Physical Strength Demands

Overall Physical Strength Demands: (S) Sedentary: Exerting up to 10 lbs. occasionally or negligible weights frequently; sitting most of the time. (L) Light: Exerting up to 20 lbs. occasionally; 10 lbs. frequently; or negligible amounts constantly; OR requires walking or standing to a significant degree. (M) Medium: Exerting 20-50 lbs. occasionally; 10-25 lbs. frequently; or up to 10 lbs. constantly. (H) Heavy: Exerting 50-100 lbs. occasionally; 10-25 lbs. frequently; or up to 10-20 lbs. constantly. (V) Very Heavy: Exerting over 100 lbs. occasionally; 50-100 lbs. frequently; or up to 20-50 lbs. constantly.

Physical strength for this position H

Physical Demands

(C) Continuously: 2/3 or more of the time. (F) Frequently: From 1/3 to 2/3 of the time. (O) Occasionally: Up to 1/3 of the time. (R) Rarely: Less than 1 hour per week. (N) Never: Never occurs. Note: This is intended as a description of the way the job is currently performed. It does not address the potential for accommodation.

Standing Communicating with co-workers, Observing work duties, Observing work site, Making presentations
Standing Frequency O
Fine Dexterity Telephone keypad, Computer keyboard, Calibrating equipment
Fine Dexterity Frequency F
Walking To other departments/offices/office equipment, Around work site
Walking Frequency R
Lifting Supplies, Equipment, Files
Lifting Frequency O
Carrying Supplies, Equipment, Files
Carrying Frequency O
Sitting Desk Work, Meetings
Sitting Frequency C
Reaching For supplies and files
Reaching Frequency R
Handling Paperwork
Handling Frequency F
Kneeling Filing in lowerdrawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground
Kneeling Frequency R
Crawling None
Crawling Frequency R
Pushing/Pulling File drawers, Tables and chairs, Equipment
Pushing/Pulling Frequency R
Climbing Stairs, Ladder, Step stool, Onto Equipment
Climbing Frequency R
Vision Reading, Computer Screen, Observing worksite
Vision Frequency C
Foot Controls Driving, Operating heavy equipment
Foot Controls Frequency O
Balancing On Ladder, on step stool, on equpment
Balancing Frequency R
Bending Filing in lower drawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground, Making repairs
Bending Frequency R
Crouching Filing in lower drawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground
Crouching Frequency R
Hearing Communicating via telephone/radio, to co-workers/public, listening to equipment
Hearing Frequency F
Twisting From computer to telephone, Getting inside vehicle
Twisting Frequency O
Talking Communicating via telephone/radio, to co-workers/public
Talking Frequency C
Other (specified if applicable) None
Other Frequency N

Additional Information

Machines, Tools, Equipment, Software, and Hardware

Machines, Tools, Equipment, Software, and Hardware:

Computers, printers and related software, copier, fax machine, check signing equipment.

Light and heavy equipment

Environmental Factors

(D) Daily; (W) Several Times Per Week; (M) Several Times Per Month; (S) Seasonally; (N) Never

Extreme Temperatures D
Wetness/Humidity D
Respiratory Hazards D
Noise and Vibration D
Physical Hazards D

Health and Safety Factors

(C) Continuously; (F) Frequently; (O) Occasionally; (R) Rarely; (N) Never

Mechanical Hazards F
Chemical Hazards O
Electrical Hazards O
Fire Hazards O
Explosives R
Communicable Diseases F
Physical Danger or Abuse F
Other (see below)
Other Health and Safety Factor None
Protective Equipment Required

Protective clothing, footwear, eyewear, gloves

Non-Physical Demands

Description of Non-Physical Demands: (F) Frequently: From 1/3 to 2/3 of the time; (O) Occasionally: Up to 1/3 of the time; (R) Rarely: Less than 1 hour per week; (N) Never: Never occurs.

Time Pressure R
Frequent Change of Tasks O
Performing Multiple Tasks Simultaneously R
Tedious or Exacting Work R
Noisy/Distracting Environment F
Emergency Situation R
Irregular Work Schedule/Overtime R
Working Closely with Others as Part of a Team F
Other (see below) N
Other Non-Physical Demand

None

Work Location

Primary Work Location

Outdoors

Secondary Work Location

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  2. * Summer sanitation laborers are outdoor positions and can be subjected to inclement weather and extreme temperatures. Are you willing to work under these conditions as a condition of employment?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Describe any experience and length of time you have with Welding?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Do you have experience in construction, oil patch work, trash collection/recycling, or as an outside laborer? (Please insure that if you have experience in these areas that your application reflects it - if additional space is needed use the cover letter/resume area for the additional information not reflected on the application.)
    • Yes, I have experience in one of the following areas: construction, oil patch work, or as an outside laborer.
    • Yes, I have experience in refuse collection and/or recycling.
    • No, I do not have any experience in the areas listed.
  5. * Have you ever been employed in a position of recycling or refuse pickup?
    • Yes, I have experience in both recycling and refuse pickup.
    • Yes, I have experience in refuse pickup.
    • Yes, I have experience in recycling.
    • No, I have no hands on experience in recycling or refuse.
  6. * Please describe any experience you may have with composting and recycling.

    (Open Ended Question)