Street Maintenance Worker- Yakima, WA

Employer: City of Yakima

Job Description:
The City of Yakima Streets Division is dedicated to the health, safety and welfare of our citizens by providing street surface preservation, maintenance, repairs, snow and ice control, and other seasonal service programs to nearly 400 miles of public streets and 44 miles of alleys! If you are ready for a new career serving your community, apply today!

This position assists in maintaining streets, sidewalks, alleys, drainage systems and vegetation using light to medium construction equipment and hand and power tools.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma, GED, or equivalent and six (6) months flagging, construction (preferably roadway, concrete, or earthwork/excavation), or other related manual labor experience.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES:
Must possess and maintain a valid Washington State Driver’s License, a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL) is preferred. Must possess and maintain a Basic First Aid CPR Certificate, Traffic Flagging Certificate, and forklift operator certification within six (6) months of appointment. Must obtain a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with a Class A endorsement as required by State regulations and CDL Tanker endorsement prior to successful completion of the twelve (12) month probation.

The City of Yakima is a premier employer in the Yakima Valley with extensive opportunities for training and growth. The City offers a competitive benefit package including:
• Comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage
• FREE healthcare clinic!
• WA State PERS pension plan
• 1% contribution to a 457 deferred compensation plan
• Generous accruals for vacation and sick leave
• Up to 5% biliterate & bilingual English/Spanish incentive pay
• Much more!

View the complete job description and apply online at www.yakimawa.gov/jobs

Closes 3/23/22
EOE


Contact Person: GRETCHEN PETERSON-LEE
Phone: 5095766617
Email: gretchen.peterson-lee@yakimawa.gov
Location: Yakima, WA
Application Method: Email
Base Pay: $19.23 - $23.08 Hourly

Posted on March 11, 2022

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