The City of Dodge City is accepting applications to join our team as a Full-Time Maintenance Worker in the Utilities Division/Public Works Dept.
This position is responsible for all repair, maintenance and minor construction of the water and sewer systems within the City of Dodge City. Duties will include, but are not limited to, installation of hydrants and services, repair of water lines, rodding sewers, maintaining wells, cleaning and maintaining equipment, daily service work and meter reading. Position has some interaction with the public, so good customer service skills are required. After a training period, utilities maintenance workers may be eligible for on-call duties, qualifying them for extra duty pay. Up to a 5% bilingual pay incentive is available through post-hire bilingual testing.
Starting salary for this position is $11.44 per hour, DOQ. Positions include full benefit package, including health and dental insurance, KPERS retirement, vacation, sick leave and holidays. Position works a minimum of 40 hours per week and are classified non-exempt (hourly).
These jobs require physical work including lifting and manipulating up to 75 lbs, and performing these duties in all types of weather. A valid Kansas driver’s license is required with good driving record, and must obtain a Class B CDL with air-brake endorsement within 6 months of hire for all Public Works positions.
Please apply online at www.dodgecity.org/careers.. A resume may be inserted into the online application. Should accommodations be needed to receive or complete the online application, please contact Human Resources, City of Dodge City, PO Box 880, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, or call (620) 225-8100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Application review will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until filled. Background check, substance abuse screening and post offer physicals performed. Must confirm USCIS employment eligibility (I-9) upon hire. EOE