Street & Utility Assistant

Town of Hudson, IN

$28K-$32K Salary (based on experience)

 

The Town of Hudson is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Street and Utility Assistant

position with an emphasis on force main and DS001 pump sewer systems. Position works under the direct supervision of the Street & Utility Superintendent. The Street & Utility Assistant provides maintenance services to Street, Sewer, Buildings, and Utility areas of the Town of Hudson, Indiana.

 

Qualified applicants must complete a Town of Hudson employment application. Applicants

may also provide a cover letter, resume, and a listing of three references to:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or mail or deliver in person to the following address:

Town of Hudson

Attn: Street & Utility Assistant Position

115 Parsonage Street

PO Box 97

Hudson, IN  46747

 

Click here to download an application

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Perform a variety of maintenance duties as assigned.

• Maintain tools, equipment, buildings, and vehicles as assigned.

• Assist in clearing town roadways, leaf collection services, and water and sewer related    

  assignments (including, but not limited to, turn-on/shut-off and meter instillation/change-outs).

• Deal courteously and tactfully with the public in response to inquiries and complaints.

• Makes periodic inspections of Street and Sewer systems and equipment as delegated by

   Supervisor.

• Maintains work hour log and submits to Superintendent for approval; to coincide with

   bi-weekly payroll requirements by Clerk-Treasurer.

• Provide “on call” backup for the Superintendent as requested by the Superintendent or

   as requested by the Town Council President especially in the event of an emergency.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE JOB

• Education: HS diploma or GED required; Two-year Associate degree in a related technical field            

   would be optimal.

• Must be at least 18 years of age.

 

• Experience: Two-years prior experience in related field such as sanitary sewer, streets and/or

   heavy equipment is preferred.

• Must reside within a 30-minute commuting radius of the Town. Must be available to

   work some overtime and some weekends if requested by Supervisor or Town Council.

• Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.

• Work cooperatively and effectively with others.

• Possess excellent customer service skills.

• Skill to operate tools, equipment, and vehicles safely and efficiently.

• Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Occasional exertion in excess of 100 pounds of force. And

   less force frequently to move objects. Physical activity may include climbing, balancing,

   stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pulling, pushing,

   lifting, grasping, hearing and repetitive motions.

• Exposure to indoor and outdoor environmental conditions including extreme heat and

   cold, vibration and noise. Subject to job hazards including fumes, odors, and gases.

   Exposure to moving mechanical parts.

• Willingness to wear a respirator and other Personal Protect Equipment depending on

   the task.

• Willingness to learn and attend conferences, trainings, and other such educational/business  

   functions as requested by Supervisor or Town Council.

• Must pass a drug screen (reimbursed upon passing).

• Must pass a background check (reimbursed upon passing).

• Must pass a pre-employment physical (reimbursed upon passing).

• Valid Indiana driver’s license and safe driving record required.

• Other: Full Time; Non-Exempt Position.

Benefits include:

• Medical Insurance Stipend provided.

• Paid holidays; 6 Scheduled and 2 Floating.

• Paid vacation; 1 week during first year.

 

The Town of Hudson, Indiana is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Street And Utility Superintendent, Ed Miller

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