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Mason - City of DuPont ( Job # 19-0009)

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Minimum Salary: $21.03 per hour
Maximum Salary: $26.81 per hour
Employment Type: Project Term
Department: Public Works
Open until filled.. Applications first reviewed on: Monday, October 7, 2019
(Open to current employees and the general public.)


The City of DuPont seeks to fill the Mason position.  This position is a 3-5 years depending upon completion of project.  This position performs bricklaying; cement finishing & altering, repairing and maintaining buildings, facilities, equipment and/or grounds. The Mason functions at the fully qualified journey-level.*

To qualify as a MasonGraduation from high school or GED equivalent, two years' applicable work experience as a Mason. Vocational training may be substituted for work experience on a year-for-year basis; and Valid Flagger and CPR/First Aid certificate or ability to obtain certification within six months from hire date.  Any combination of related education and experience or training that in the opinion of the city would provide the level of knowledge and abilities required.

*The City is willing to consider an in-training plan for a Grounds Maintenance Worker: An employee hired as a Grounds Maintenance Worker must successfully complete probation and an in-training work plan, to be considered for the Mason position. To qualify as a Grounds Maintenance Worker: Graduation from high school or GED equivalent, and one-year experience in any occupation providing knowledge of horticulture and grounds keeping procedures.

The Mason position performs bricklaying, and cement finishing and alter, repair and maintain buildings, facilities, equipment or grounds. The Mason works under the immediate supervision of the Construction & Maintenance Project Supervisor, this position does not supervise others.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Engaged in construction and repair of street trees, tree root removal, concrete and asphalt sidewalks, concrete curbs and ramps, planting strips, grass turf, and landscape irrigation; Constructs, maintains, and r
Tools and Equipment Used:

Motorized vehicles and equipment including dump truck, pickup truck, utility truck, excavator, tamper, plate compactor, saws, pumps and vacuum systems, compressors, sanders, generators, grinders, concrete mixer, common hand and power tools, shovels, wrenches , detection devices, mobile radio and a phone. Office equipment such as computers, printers, telephone, copier, etc.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stand, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk, sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl and smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential function of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions. The employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and vibration. The employee occasionally works in high precarious places, is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

How to Apply:

Applicants must submit a detailed resume and completed City of DuPont application, electronically through or in person at DuPont City Hall located at 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA 98327. (Resume in lieu of application not accepted.)

Selection Guideline:

Formal application, rating of education and experience, oral interview and reference checks are required. Job related tests may be required. The duties listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description on file does not constitute an employment agreement between the City and the employee and is subject to change by the City as the needs of the City and requirements of the job change.


Public Works Maintenance & Operations Facility
301 Louviers
DuPont, WA 98327