Current Openings

Street / Utility Operator

FULL TIME POSITION
$15.67 per hour DOE

The City of Winston is seeking a motivated full-time member to fill the position of Street Utility Operator.

This person will perform a variety of work related to city streets, sewers & parks. Including using a wide variety hand and power tools. This is a union position with full benefits, Monday – Friday 7:30 Am – 4:00 Pm

Applicants must have a valid Oregon driver’s license; be at least 18 years of age; have a high school diploma or equivalent; pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check; class B CDL and flagger certified within 180 days from date of hire; ability to respond within 30 minutes to public works for after hour or emergency call outs.

A complete job description and application are available at Public Works 245 SE Thompson or City Hall 201 NW Douglas Blvd Winston, Oregon 97496 or online at www.winstoncity.org

This position will be open until filled. The City of Winston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Description

DEFINITION:
To perform a variety of work related to city right of ways, streets, sewers, parks

Street / Utility Operator $15.67 per hour DOE

The following are typical illustrations of duties encompassed by the job, not an all-inclusive or limiting list: ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

* Cutting grass, weeds safely and effectively applying herbicide; washing, waxing city vehicles; oil changes and service various equipment; drive light trucks, dump truck, street sweeper, mowers, operate other construction equipment safely and effectively. Use a wide variety of hand and power tools, assist staff with repair and or replacement of sewer mains, storm mains and service connections.

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS:

*Install maintain and replace street signs; apply cold patch- hot mix in repair of potholes; perform carpentry work on pump stations and various city buildings; work in city parks as needed; take standby duty.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Candidates should have knowledge of basic methods, tools, materials, and equipment used in maintenance of the city infrastructure related work, replace repair sewer and storm pipe and service equipment used in maintenance of sewer, storm, and streets work. Understand and carry out both oral and written directions, Establish and maintain effective work relationships with those contacted in the course of work, ability to perform heavy manual labor lift pull and or drag up to50LBS, work outdoors in all weather conditions, valid Oregon driver’s license with satisfactory driving record, class B CDL and flagger certified within 180 days from date of hire, at least 18 years of age, must pass pre-employment drug screening and back ground check. Ability to respond within 30 minutes to public works for after hour calls or an emergency.

HOW TO APPLY:

In-person: Winston Public Works 245 SE Thompson, Winston Oregon 97496 Office# 541-679-6739
Online www.winstoncity.org