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Public Works Supplemental Maintenance Aide - City of Redmond ( Job # 14-0015)

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Minimum Salary: $13.99 per hour
Maximum Salary: $19.24 per hour
Employment Type: Temporary
Department: Public Works
Open until filled.
(Open to current employees and the general public.)


This recruitment is open until filled; preference will be given to applications received by Monday, February 18, 2014.

The City is recruiting to hire seasonal help to support the various workgroups within the Public Works Maintenance Operations Center, including: Facilities, Fleet, Stromwater, Streets, Wastewater, and Water.

Duties for these positions may include but are not limited to: performing routine tasks such as weed-eating, raking, edging, shoveling and other means of mechanical vegetation control; litter pick-up; cleaning and repairing trails and  grounds, performing various repairs and maintenance on buildings and other public facilities; traffic control in a work zone of a city right-of-way; cleaning and painting fire hydrants and/or roadway curbs; installing water meters; assisting employees with various maintenance tasks; washing, vacuuming and detailing vehicles; assisting with vehicle transports; and performing other duties as assigned.

Hours and Duration:

Monday – Friday (40 hrs/wk), generally 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.   Positions start March through June dependent upon specific work group needs. All positions are scheduled to end no later than October 31, 2013. Positions are limited to 1040 work hours per calendar year.

Education and Experience:

High School diploma or equivalent is required. Experience in public works maintenance, general maintenance, commercial building maintenance, and/or commercial heating/ventilation and air conditioning maintenance or other related work experience is preferred. Mechanical aptitude and knowledge of/experience with relevant power and hand tools is desired.

Licenses and Requirements:

Must be 18 years of age or older and have a valid Washington State driver's license by date of hire.  Must have a driving record that meets City standards. Possession of a valid flagging card and/or an adult first aid/CPR card is desirable. Successful applicants must provide own steel-toed, safety boots (City will provide 50% toward that purchase, not to exceed $100).

Working Conditions:

Outdoor work environment subject to seasonal heat and adverse weather conditions; driving a vehicle and operating equipment to conduct work; and exposure to traffic, noise, hazardous materials and fumes. Incumbents are required to lift up to 50 pounds, bend, twist, stoop, push, pull, stand and/or walk over rough and uneven ground. Position requires physical stamina, manual dexterity, hearing and visual acuity.

City of Redmond Values:

Integrity:  We demonstrate sound, honest, truthful and consistent actions.

Accountability:  We take ownership of our actions and responsibilities.

Commitment to Service:  We are dedicated to seeking solutions for our community.

Selection Process:

The City of Redmond will be creating an eligibility list from this pool of applicants for future openings.

Please submit a resume with your application.

Candidates who are selected to interview will be required to complete a Background Authorization Form.


Public Works Maintenance
18080 NE 76th Street
Redmond, WA 98052