Street Worker II

Elkins, WV

The Street Worker II is an entry to mid-level position. 

Position Status: Full-time, regular; non-exempt 

Benefits: Please see the City's Personnel Manual for information regarding benefits. (Click Here)

Job Summary: Under close supervision, operates a variety of trucks and light construction equipment in the maintenance of City streets and related infrastructure.  Work involves driving trucks and operating equipment, performing manual tasks, maintaining equipment and vehicles and performing related work as assigned. Reports to the Streets Supervisor.   Position is subject to overtime and to "call-out." 

Trial Service Period: 90 days (employment remains at-will at all times)

Minimum Training and ExperienceRequires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by one to two years of experience in truck and/or light equipment operations, and/or street maintenance and construction; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Must possess a valid West Virginia driver's license.  May be required to possess or obtain additional certification(s) as deemed necessary by supervisor.

Physical Requirements: Tasks involve the regular and at times sustained performance of moderately physically demanding work, typically involving some combination of climbing and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and which involves the lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of items of moderately heavy weight (up to 50 pounds) and occasionally heavier weight (up to 100 pounds).

Elkins, West Virginia is a dynamic and growing community of 7,000people, serving as a tourism hub of the mid-Atlantic and a gateway to a vast outdoor recreation area that includes national forests, state parks, wilderness areas, ski resorts, hiking and biking trails, scenic train excursions and much more.

The City of Elkins is an equal opportunity employer including disability and protected veteran status.  All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment.

Note: Applicants may request a copy of the full job description when applying online.