Public Works Tradesman

The Town of Luray   Luray, VA   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on March 18, 2024
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Town of Luray Employment Opportunity Department of Public Works

The Town of Luray is accepting applications for two (2) positions for: Public Works Tradesman Starting Salary is $31,000 or higher, depending upon qualifications Virginia Retirement System and Anthem Health Insurance Participant (Benefits are valued at $16,000 - $25,000 annually) This position will entail working on a wide variety of public utility duties including water, sewer, street maintenance, building and grounds maintenance projects, meter reading, mowing, and trimming. Most work is performed outdoors in a variety of manual work activities and weather conditions. Some after-hours work and emergency response is required. A valid Virginia driver’s license is a requirement for this position. The employee is encouraged to obtain and maintain a CDL-A or B within twelve (12) months of their hire date. This position requires the ability to follow verbal and written directions, manual dexterity, small and large equipment operation, and heavy lifting on a frequent basis. Applicants should have a general knowledge of the safe operation of and use of hand tools, power tools, and job-related equipment. Work within confined spaces, in inclement weather and among a wide variety of other weather conditions, and amid dust, noise and fumes are necessary from time to time. The position is full-time with benefits and has a three (3) month probationary review period. Starting salary is based on experience and qualifications. The Town is an Equal Opportunity Employer.