Department/Division: Water Transmission and/or Sewer
Rate of Pay: $10.00/hr
Nature of Work: This is manual labor of a semi-skilled nature to install and maintain water mains and services, check for water leaks, turning on water service for new accounts, turning off water service for delinquent accounts, installs and removes water meters, locating water meters and service lines and retrieving meter information for the Water Billing Office or related work as required. Work involves responsibility for answering emergency calls and customer complaints regarding leaks and breaks in water service. The physical demands of the position may require walking, standing, lifting or reaching. The working conditions required outside labor in all weather conditions. Assignments may frequently include the use of standard or specialized hand tools, power operated equipment or other devices. Assignments may include the occasional operation of trucks and other automotive equipment incidental to regular duties.
Desirable Qualifications: High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. This position requires a valid Mississippi Driver’s License and it is required to be maintained while employed. This position may require work after hours and on-call availability as needed. All work is performed under the direct supervision of a Foreman. Prior directly related experience is preferred.
Posting Date: 11/01/2017
Position will be posted at a MINIMUM until 11/8/2017, 4:30 pm
City of Hattiesburg PO Box 1898 Hattiesburg, MS 39403-1898