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Maintenance Worker (Time-Limited Position)

Town of Princeville, NC (pop. 2,184), The Town is seeking a qualified person for the position of Maintenance Worker. The selected candidate reports to the Public Works Director.

Examples of Duties

Operates light to medium construction or maintenance equipment such as, but not limited to: tractors, backhoes, and zero-turn mowers.

Assists crew with manual labor efforts of shoveling asphalt, mowing, landscaping, debris removal.

Maintains the safe and efficient operation of equipment by completing routine maintenance, pre-trip inspections, repairing worn or damaged parts.

Supports all other divisions with special events, storm cleanup, and inclement weather prevention.

Completes basic building, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing repairs.

Minimum Qualifications

High School diploma or GED and some general maintenance experience. Requires valid North Carolina Driver's License and an acceptable driving record.

Additional Skills

  • Using and controlling the operation of light duty equipment
  • The performance of repairs and maintenance of assigned equipment
  • Communicating with others to convey information effectively
  • Ability to read and interpret reports, maps, gis mapping, survey markers

This is a full-time, grant-funded position with benefits. Position is funded through July 2020 with the possibility of being extended longer.

Making application

Submit a completed Town employment application: Town of Princeville, Attn: Public Works Director, PO Box 1527, Tarboro, NC 27886. Position open until filled. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. Please direct all inquiries to Brooks Wadsworth, Public Works Director, at (252)823-1057.