Under general supervision, performs abatement of growth restrictions, junk and unsightly violations on private and public properties. Duties include cleaning properties, removing junk, trash, and debris. Cutting tall grass, weeds, brush by using and operating push mowers, riding mowers, trimmers, chain saw, pole saw, skid steer with bucket/shredder, tractor/shredder, pickup trucks while pulling various size trailers and other various hand tools and equipment in order to bring properties into code compliance. Performs maintenance and repairs within scope of authority, and in accordance with all safety regulations and procedures. Reports safety hazards, equipment problems and all emergency situation. Cleans and stores hazardous materials according to City policy and procedures. High School diploma or GED equivalent; AND one year of general work experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Required knowledge of City safety rules and regulations, occupational hazards and safety precautions. Skills in safe and efficient operation and maintenance of City vehicles, tools, mowers, skid steer, tractor with shredder and equipment; and able to follow verbal and written instructions and procedures. Work will be performed outdoors and requires constant physical efforts, and ability to lift and carry up to 80 pounds. CDL is preferred but not required. A valid driver’s license with a good driving record is required.
Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00am - 3:30pm. This is a temporary/seasonal position.
Apply online: http://www.cosatx.us. Applications must be submitted by deadline date. Office is located at 72 W College Ave., Suite 201 and fax is 325-657-4530. Office is closed during the noon hour.