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City of McDonough

Posted: Sep. 25, 2018

End Date: Oct. 31, 2018

The City of McDonough is accepting applications for the position of Laborer in the Public Works Department.  This work is manual work involving physical labor. 
Major duties:  Responsible for cutting grass, raking leaves, and removing trash and other debris in City rights-of-way and City property; chip limbs; patch pot holes and perform other tasks in repairing streets; maintain and repair equipment.  Occasional after hour work may be required for certain City events or emergencies.
Knowledge and abilities:  Ability to operate and maintain a variety of lawn maintenance equipment and tools; ability to perform heavy manual labor and lift up to 50 lbs and occasionally up to 100 lbs; ability to operate department vehicles and maintain required licenses; ability to perform minor repairs to City buildings.
Qualifications:  high school diploma or GED is required; valid Georgia Driver’s License; satisfactory MVR; pass pre-employment physical and drug and alcohol test; satisfactory criminal history, some experience in related field helpful.
Benefits include health, dental, life, short and long-term disability, retirement, vacation, sick leave, and holidays.  Apply at City Hall, 136 Keys Ferry Street, McDonough, Georgia, Attn:  Human Resources Director or e-mail application to ctuck@mcdonoughga.org. Applications can be found online at www.mcdonoughga.org or at City Hall.
Hourly rate:  $11.79
Deadline to apply:  Open until filled
The City of McDonough is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace.