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Utility Maintenance Worker

Company: County of York
Location: Yorktown
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Description Responsible for performing heavy, manual work installing and maintaining County sewer and water systems. Clears easements by brush cutting, weed-eating, uses chainsaws to cut trees or limbs from County easements; repairs and cleans sewer lines and systems; mixes concrete; adjusts and repairs manholes. Assists construction crew in all phases of daily operations. Responsible for maintaining and cleaning tools and equipment.

Minimum Qualifications Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school with some experience in plumbing work preferred.

Some experience using hand and power tools associated with utility maintenance preferred.

Requires general knowledge of occupational hazards and safety procedures.

Experience operating closed caption TV (CCTV) equipment desired.

Possession of a valid driver's license issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia with satisfactory driving record.

Requires an acceptable criminal background check.


Supplemental Information Work is performed outdoors in all types of weather conditions and involves physical exertion and exposure to the usual hazards such as motorized equipment and overhead and underground utilities normally associated with construction and maintenance work.

This position is considered an Essential Position (County designation as ALPHA) which requires the employee to report to work during inclement and extreme weather conditions, often outside normally scheduled work hours. Additionally, the employee is required to be on the division's on-call rotation list.
Physical Demands Must be physically able to operate a variety of hand and power tools such as weedeaters, chain saws, TV inspection equipment, saws, shovels, picks, axes, jackhammers, and pumps. Work requires a great deal of walking, stooping, bending, frequent lifting of objects between 40-75lbs, and pushing, and pulling.

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The County of York offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees to include medical and dental insurance, health savings accounts, VRS retirement, group life insurance, deferred compensation, flexible spending accounts, paid holidays, and paid leave.


01
Do you have a high school diploma or GED? Yes
No



02
Do you have a valid driver's license? Yes
No



03
Do you have a Virginia Flagger certification? Yes
No



04
Do you have a Virginia Work Zone Traffic Control certification? Yes
No



05
Do you have a Confined Space Entry certification? Yes
No



06
Do you have a Trench/Excavation Competent Person certification? Yes
No



07
Have you had any general OSHA Construction Safety Training? Yes
No



08
List the OSHA Construction Safety Training courses you have completed below. If you have not had this type of training, type "None".

09
Have you had training in SDS? Yes
No



10
Have you had training in general OSHA Health and Safety Standards? Yes
No



11
List the OSHA Health and Safety Standards courses you have completed below. If you have not had this type of training, type "None".

12
Have you operated any type of sewer system maintenance equipment? Yes
No



13
List the name and type of sewer maintenance equipment you can operate below. If you have not operated this type of equipment before, type "None".

14
Do you have experience operating a chainsaw? Yes
No



15
Do you have general knowledge of basic hand and power tools? Yes
No



16
List the name of the hand and power tools you have used before. If you have not used these tools before, type "None".

17
Are you familiar with Miss Utility color codes? Yes
No



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If selected for this position, you will be considered an essential employee (County designation as ALPHA) and will be required to report to work during inclement and extreme weather conditions, often outside normally scheduled work hours. Additionally, you will be required to be on the division's on-call rotation list. Are you able to comply with this provision? Yes
No



19
Were you encouraged to apply for this particular position by a current York County government employee? If so, please write their full name and the department or division they work in below. Otherwise, write N/A.

20
Are you a current York County government employee? (This does not include the employment with the Offices of General District Court, York-Poquoson Social Services, Colonial Behavioral Health, or York County Schools) Yes
No



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Keywords: County of York, Newport News , Utility Maintenance Worker, Professions , Yorktown, Virginia

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