Now Hiring City Maintenance Worker

The beautiful City of Fayette is now accepting applications for an amazing City Maintenance Worker.

High School Diploma or GED is required.  Within 30 days of hire, applicant must have a valid Iowa Class B - CDL.  Salary depends on qualifications.  Benefits include health insurance, IPERS and a free UIU Recreation Center membership. The City Maintenance Worker assists in the Public Works Department in the operation and maintenance of water, sewer, streets and parks. 

A few of the primary responsibilities may include: 

- General maintenance and grounds keeping

- Assist in the maintenance, repair, cleaning and improvements of city streets, alleyways, gravel roads, curbs, sidewalks and storm sewers

- Assist in snow removal operations and sanding of icy surfaces (seasonal) and in emergency operations necessitated by windstorms, snow and ice

- Clean, repair and maintain shoulders ditches, culverts, waterways and drainages

- Assist in the cleaning, maintenance and repair of signs and posts

- Assist in cutting, trimming and removing dead, diseased or damaged trees, brush and shrubs

- Mow and trim grass and weeds (seasonal)

- Pick up trash from City Parks and trash bins on Main Street

- Collect fees at City Park

- Man Yard Waste Site, read well and sewer pumps and clean park bathrooms (seasonal) on weekends on a rotation or as needed


Some of the equipment used to perform the job include: 

Tractor and Loader, Mowers, Dump Trucks, Pickup Truck, Street Sweeper, Power Hand Tools, Welder, Sewer Sampler, Weed Trimmers, Chain Saw and Cutting Torch


Some physical requirements and demands include: 

Lifting and pushing required over 50 lbs.  Constant use of hearing.  Frequent carrying of objects alone and with another person.  Frequent operation of heavy equipment and driving trucks/pickup.  Frequent walking, climbing, stooping, kneeling, bending at waist, turning/twisting, and grasping.  Intermittent repetitive motions on seasonal equipment.  Some standing when using jack hammer, etc.  Occasional use of the telephone.  Submit to random drug and alcohol tests as required by law.


Applications may be found below or picked up at Fayette City Hall, 11 S. Main Street, Fayette, Iowa.


Click here for City of Fayette Application

Application deadline is July 31, 2019.

The City of Fayette is an equal opportunity employer.

There is no place like home. And there is no place like Fayette.

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