Accepting applicants for a HIGHWAY WORKER with the City’s Public Works Department. Applications are available at the Human Resources Department or online at www.lewistonmaine.gov.
Department: Public Works
Barg. Unit: AFSCME- Public Works Unit
Status: Full-Time 40+ hours/week
Grade: 3 ($17.00/hour)
SUMMARY: The Highway Worker performs a wide variety of maintenance and construction tasks, operates trucks and other related equipment as needed for necessary roadway repairs and projects.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or equivalent GED, plus three (3) years experience in heavy construction. Must have a valid State of Maine Class B driver’s license (Class A preferred).
WORK ACTIVITIES: Must be qualified to perform a variety of street, storm drainage, parking lot and sidewalk maintenance and construction projects. Will mark and paint crosswalks, stop lines, and other traffic control markings. Sets up routine and emergency traffic control signage displaying working knowledge of dig-safe laws, MDOT and MUTCD requirements and other safety regulations. Completes construction and paving inspections; may at times act as a crew leader for various street and sidewalk maintenance operations. Participates in lawn repair, loam work, and winter operations such as snowplowing and snow removal. Will take part in ongoing training regarding equipment skills and other operations. Performs other duties as assigned.
Submit application with complete resume directly to the Department of Human Resources, City Hall 27 Pine Street Lewiston, ME 04240. Additional Human Resources contact information for email and fax submissions is available at lewistonmaine.gov
Application deadline is July 24, 2019. Only interviewed candidates will be notified
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