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Maintenance Worker

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

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. The initial screening will be with applications submitted before 5:00 pm, September 21, 2018. 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.

Equipment Operator/Maintenance Worker

Town of Princeville, NC (pop. 2,184), seeking Equipment Operator/Maintenance Worker. The selected candidate will operate a variety of light/medium duty construction equipment, responsible for relocating materials to and from site, and other Public Works related work. This position 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, zero-turn mowers, skid steer loaders, dump truck.

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

Occasionally supervises work crew; provides barriers and visual notifications in order to maintain the safety of citizens around work site

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 six months experience operating medium duty construction equipment. Requires valid Class B North Carolina Commercial Driver's License (CDL) or ability to obtain within 6 months of job appointment and acceptable driving record.

Additional Skills

  • Using and controlling the operation of equipment
  • The performance of repairs and maintenance of assigned equipment
  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Communicating with others to convey information effectively
  • Ability to read and interpret reports, maps, gis mapping, survey markers

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. The initial screening will be with applications submitted before 5:00 pm, September 21, 2018. 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.

Employment Application

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