Temporary streets Laborer - Trash Pick Up Crew
Company: City of Farmington NM
Posted on: January 21, 2023
CITY OF FARMINGTON
JOB POSITION #223: TEMPORARY STREETS LABORER - TRASH PICK UP
NUMBER OF VACANCIES: 1
DEPARTMENT: Community Works/Streets
WORK LOCATION: MOC
HIRING RANGE: $11.50/hourly
DAYS WORKED: Monday - Friday
HOURS WORKED: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
TYPE OF POSITION: Seasonal
APPLICATIONS WILL BE RECEIVED: Open Until Filled
Under the supervision of Street Division Foreman.
Picks up and bags litter discarded along designated highways and
Loading and unloading of trash bags into truck or trailer at
Working in all types of weather and around traffic.
Using excellent customer service skills, establishes and maintains
effective working relationships with other employees, officials,
and all members of the general public.
Operates a motor vehicle to assist in carrying out the business of
the department and the City.
Performs manual labor duties out-of-doors in all weather
Attendance at work is an essential function of this position.
Controls traffic at work sites by flagging to guide traffic through
work areas and/or setting up traffic control devices.
Assists in setting up and cleaning of job sites.
Cleans weeds, trash, and other debris from work site.
Performs custodial tasks.
The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the
various types of work that may be performed. The omission of
specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the
position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to
This position is subject to the City of Farmington's Drug and
Alcohol Free Workplace Policy which includes: pre employment
testing, post-accident testing, random testing, reasonable
suspicion testing, return to duty testing, and follow-up
Extensive background checks required.
Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record for the past
three years is required.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Ability to operate pickup truck, hand picks, shovels, chain saws,
weed eaters, brooms, rakes, pitch forks, pruners, loaders, and
miscellaneous hand and power tools.
Ability to understand and follow oral instructions.
Ability to tolerate weather extremes for extended periods of
General labor experience preferred but, not required.
Ability to walk and stand for a long period of time.
Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with
co-workers, supervisors, other City personnel and the public.
TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Experience operating pickup truck, hand picks, shovels, chain saws,
weed eaters, brooms, rakes, pitch forks, pruners, and miscellaneous
hand and power tools.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is
required to stand; walk; and use hands to finger, handle, feel or
operate objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally
required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl;
and talk or hear.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
individually and with assistance occasionally lift and/or move more
than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral
vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly
works in outside weather conditions. The employee frequently works
near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to wet
and/or humid conditions and vibration. The employee occasionally
works in high, precarious places and is occasionally exposed to
fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk
of electrical shock.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D/V
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