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City of Oneonta Laborer- Part-Time in Oneonta, New York

The City of Oneonta is accepting applications for a part-time Laborer with Oneonta Public Transit. The position will be scheduled an average of 25 hours per week, mainly evenings. Primary duties will include cleaning of buses and garage area. Applications and application instructions are available at www.oneonta.ny.us/personnel. EOE

LABORERS

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

Performs routine manual work; does related work as required.

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:

The duties performed are primarily of a manual and unskilled nature. Constant supervision is maintained over the work. A laborer has no supervisory responsibilities.

EXAMPLES OF WORK:

+ Empties rubbish and trash receptacles located in streets and parks;

+ Assists in patching streets and roads;

+ Rakes, tamps and shovels asphalt;

+ Loads and unloads trucks;

+ Excavates and backfills for construction and repairs;

+ Cleans streets, park areas, culverts and basins;

+ Charges mixing machines with cement, sand, and stone;

+ Assists in removing, repaving and constructing sidewalks;

+ Removes snow from streets, park and recreational areas;

+ Assists in cleaning sewers and catch basins;

+ Cuts grass, trims shrubs, rakes leaves, cuts brush, spades flower beds;

+ Assists with tree planting and wood cutting;

+ Prunes timber stands;

+ Removes debris from streams;

+ Does unskilled painting;

+ Sands and cinders streets and roads;

+ Assists in the installation and maintenance of traffic signs and markings;

+ Washes walls and windows and performs a variety of heavy building and cleaning work;

+ Directs trucks on dump grounds;

+ May on occasion operate a truck.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Ability to follow instructions; willingness to perform routine manual work; ability to lift heavy weights; willingness to work under all weather conditions; sobriety; physical endurance; good physical condition.

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