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City of Wichita Field Worker Seasonal - Pumping & Production (FT) in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/11746512

This is seasonal work maintaining and repairing buildings, grounds and/or equipment. Employees may perform a variety of these tasks, or focus on only one kind of task. Work is supervised and inspected as needed for each situation.

Examples of Work Performed:

+ Specific duties depend on specific work location and activities.

+ Performs basic maintenance and repair tasks.

+ Maintains golf carts, including battery replacement, oil changes, tire repair and other minor repairs.

+ Performs basic carpentry, painting, sheetrock and/or plumbing work.

+ Performs routine custodial and/or grounds maintenance tasks.

+ Performs basic irrigation work, including: changing heads, fixing leaks, and setting irrigation clocks.

+ Participates in snow removal operations.

+ Assists with response to emergency situations.

+ Completion of work assignments may require the operation of a vehicle.

+ These examples are not intended to be all-inclusive.

+ Other related duties may be assigned as needed.

Requirements of Work:

+ Some knowledge of the methods, practices, tools and materials used in maintenance work

+ Some knowledge of hazards and safety precautions related to maintenance work

+ Ability to use the hand tools, portable power tools and other equipment needed to complete work tasks

+ Ability to climb stairs and ladders as needed to complete work tasks

+ To repetitively bend, twist, stoop, kneel, squat and reach as necessary to complete work tasks

+ Ability to lift and carry bulky items, weighing up to 80 pounds, occasionally for a sustained period; heavier loads with the assistance of another person

+ Ability to perform pulling and pushing activities with up to 40 lbs. of force

+ Ability to stand and/or walk for up to 8 hrs. per day

+ Ability to work outdoors in inclement weather

+ Ability to tolerate minor exposure to chemicals used in maintenance and repair tasks

+ Ability to tolerate airborne environmental nuisances such as machine exhaust and dust, and wet, slippery surfaces

+ Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships

+ Ability to communicate orally clearly and effectively

+ May require ability to read, interpret and apply information contained in technical manuals and instructions

+ May require ability to shovel snow and lift the load up to four feet high, and/or operate power snow removal equipment

+ May require ability to acquire and maintain a valid Kansas driver's license

+ An employee shall not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.

Required Experience and Training:

Some experience related to the specific assignment. Offers of employment are contingent upon passing a pre-employment physical, which includes drug screening, and upon satisfactory evaluation of the results of a criminal record check. Must be le gally authorized to work in the United States without the need of a sponsorship.