General Laborer, Skilled Laborer

City of Bucyrus   Bucyrus, OH   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on March 24, 2024
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NOTICE OF EXAMINATION

GENERAL LABORER/SKILLED LABORER

 

The City of Bucyrus will conduct a Civil Service examination for a General/Skilled Laborer in the Streets/Sewer & Drains/Solid Waste/Water Distribution/Park Maintenance Departments to establish an eligibility list for immediate openings.  These positions are with full benefits and OPERS.  The starting rate of pay is $22.41 per hour.  Applicants must be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma, GED or equivalent and a valid driver’s license.  A Class B CDL is a requirement and must be obtained within eight months of the date of hire or pay will go back to general laborer wage.  (After the six (6) months probationary period, the city will pay for the Class B CDL license.)                                                                                                                              

Job responsibilities include:

  • Perform general manual labor
  • Operate equipment including but not limited to chain saws, leaf machine, weed eaters, push mowers, riding mowers, seal machines, air hammer, air compressor, chippers, cut-off saw
  • Ability to work with small hand tools and power tools
  • Operate one-ton truck with snow plow
  • Emptying trash containers
  • Painting of street markings
  • Pick-up solid waste
  • Be able to work independently and multi-task
  • Must be able to work indoor and outdoor during all seasons
  • Other duties assigned by Foreman or Service-Safety Director

Applications are available at the Mayor/Service Director Office, Bucyrus City Hall, 500 S. Sandusky Ave., Bucyrus, Ohio 44820, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday starting Monday, March 25, 2024 or can be downloaded from the City of Bucyrus website at cityofbucyrusoh.us.  All applications shall be returned to the Mayor/Service Director Office by Friday, April 26, 2024 with a copy of a valid driver’s license.  The Civil Service examination will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2024 at 1:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Bucyrus City Hall, 500 S. Sandusky Ave., Bucyrus, Ohio 44820.  A passing score of 70% or greater is required.  Applicants claiming extra credit for honorable, active state and federal military service must substantiate that claim by an ATTACHMENT to their completed application at the time of submission.  A passing score is required to receive military credit.

 

SERVICE-SAFETY DIRECTOR JEFFREY A. WAGNER

BUCYRUS CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION

THE CITY OF BUCYRUS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/ADA EMPLOYER