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PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
STREET FOREMAN
Application deadline: Until filled-Public Works/Streets & Traffic Control-Duties: Supervises new construction, street & structural repairs; plans, schedules & assigns crews & equipment to various facilities, construction, repair & maintenance projects; participates in special construction projects, snow & ice removal operations, storm water maintenance projects & flood control work; performs a variety skilled labor in the maintenance & repair of streets, sidewalks, curbs & gutters & other projects; operates light, medium & heavy equipment; operates tractors, backhoes, loaders, jackhammers & concrete saws; ensures safety equipment is set up correctly at work sites, including signs, barricades, lights & barrels; maintains facilities, equipment & tools; assists in employee training, evaluations, promotions & implementation of disciplinary actions; ensures employees are qualified & knowledgeable in their roles & makes assignments according to employees’ skill sets; ensures the health & safety of employees, motorists & pedestrians within work areas; responds to emergencies & determines corrective action; calls out emergency crews. Education: High school diploma or G.E.D. Experience: Three (3) years of progressively responsible work in construction, maintenance & repair of streets, facilities, other infrastructure, or similar work; two (2) years supervising or serving in a lead role within work crews. Requirements: Must live within 40 minutes response time; must possess a valid Kansas CDL Class B driver’s license with air brakes & tanker endorsements. Work Type: Very heavy, exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Hours: Workweek Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Starting pay: $18.05-20.22 (Full pay range: $18.05-28.82/hr.)

SANITATION DRIVER (RECYCLING CENTER)
Application deadline: TH 11/04/21 or until filled-Public Works/Sanitation-Duties: Performs a variety of labor & semi-skilled work in unloading recyclables from customers vehicles; answers customer questions about recycling; empties trucks at Material Recovery Center; operates & maintains light & medium equipment, including refuse/recycling trucks & other trucks over 27-ton capacity; checks oil; washes trucks; performs minor repairs to equipment; cleans inside of refuse containers; aids in emergency & storm-related activities; performs overtime as required; performs other duties as assigned. Education: High school diploma or G.E.D. Experience: Two (2) years of responsible experience in the operation of refuse packers or medium equipment in construction, maintenance or related activities. Requirements: Must possess valid Kansas commercial Class B driver’s license (CDL) with air brake endorsement; must be able to work outside in all weather conditions. Work Type: Medium, exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to more objects. Hours: Wednesday –Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Starting pay: $16.36-18.32/hr. (Full pay range: $16.36-26.11/hr.)

LANDFILL OPERATOR I
Application deadline: Until filled-Public Works/Landfill-Duties: Performs skilled & semi-skilled work in the maintenance & operation of the City of Salina’s municipal solid waste landfill; operates & maintains medium & heavy equipment such as compactors, dozers, motor graders, front-end loaders, self-propelled scrapers & similar equipment; assists in planning fill cells; moves, levels, compacts & covers solid waste at landfill; looks for & prevents hazardous waste from entering into landfill; mows grounds; maintains landfill roads; extinguishes fires at landfill; performs maintenance checks on equipment & makes repairs; welds; prepares minimal records of own activities, including burial logs & special wastes; operates the scale house as assigned; performs data entry into the Waste Works program. Education: High school diploma or G.E.D. Experience: Three (3) years of progressively responsible construction & maintenance work operating light & medium equipment; one year of experience operating heavy equipment; must be able to work outside in all weather conditions; must have ability to operate office machines such as a credit card machine. Requirements: Must possess valid Kansas Class B commercial driver’s license (CDL) with air brake at hire; may obtain tanker endorsement within three (3) months from hire date. Hours: 4 (10 hour days) & quarterly shift change (2-10.5 hour, 1-11 hour & 1-8 hour days). Starting pay: $15.59 -17.46/hr. (Full pay range $15.59-24.89/hr.)

STREET MAINTENANCE WORKER
Application deadline: Until filled-Public Works/Streets & Traffic-Duties: Performs a variety of skilled & semi-skilled manual labor in the construction & maintenance of streets, storm sewers, buildings & other municipal facilities; drives various types of trucks & operates light construction equipment; lays & rakes asphalt; performs & assists in carpentry, including construction of forms, concrete work, painting & minor welding; responds to weather & other emergencies; snow & ice removal. Education: High school diploma or G.E.D. Experience: One (1) year construction or maintenance work preferred. Requirements: Must live within 40-minutes response time; must possess Kansas Class B commercial driver’s license (CDL) with air brakes & tanker endorsements, or must be able to obtain CDL within three (3) months from the start date of employment. Work Type: Very heavy, exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Hours: Workweek generally Monday - Friday. Starting pay: $15.59-17.46/hr. (Full pay range: $15.59-24.89/hr.)

SANITATION WORKER / DRIVER
Application deadline: Until filled-Public Works/Sanitation-Duties: Performs heavy manual labor in the collection of refuse and/or recycling materials; operates medium equipment & heavy duty trucks including refuse/recycling trucks & other trucks over 27 ton capacity; dumps refuse carts; lifts heavy cans of refuse; picks up brush with brush truck; makes special pick-ups for discarded furniture & other refuse; keeps track of time for billing customers; checks oil; washes trucks; performs minor repairs to equipment used; cleans inside of garage; makes repairs to refuse carts; prepares minimal records of own activities; supervises & uses equipment of materials requiring care to assure against breakdown; snow & ice removal. Education: Eighth grade graduate. Experience: One (1) year sanitation work or experience with small trucks & light equipment in construction, maintenance, or related activities; must be able to work outside in all weather conditions; heavy manual labor & outside work experience desired. Requirements: Must possess valid Kansas Class B commercial driver’s license (CDL) with air brake endorsement; must be able to perform heavy manual labor & run designated routes; must be eighteen (18) years of age or older. Work Type: Heavy manual labor, exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, up to 50 pounds for force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Starting pay: $14.86-16.64/hr. (Full pay range: $14.86-23.73/hr.)

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Contact Information:

300 W. Ash St.
Salina, Kansas 67401
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Phone: 785.309.5710 x8142
Job Link: Apply directly with the City of Salina

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