PUBLIC WORKS EMPLOYEE The City of Waitsburg, an equal opportunity employer, is currently taking applications for a full-time public works employee. Nature of Work Under the guidance from the Public Works Director, this is a non-skilled, primarily out-of-doors position in the maintenance of City-owned utilities, streets, facilities, and vehicles, and mowing grass or doing grounds maintenance if needed. Applicant should be knowledgeable of material and equipment commonly used in construction, maintenance and repair activities as related to assigned areas. Work requires some physical exertion such as long periods of standing; walking over rough, uneven surfaces; recurring bending, crouching, stooping, and reaching; and occasional lifting of moderately heavy items. Work requires average physical agility and dexterity. Compensation/Benefits Gross base pay for the position is $3,231 per month and includes a cost shared medical, dental, vision and life insurance policy along with State Pension and other State of Washington Benefits. Qualifications Required Minimum of 18 years of age with a valid state issued driver’s license High school diploma or equivalent Public Applicator License and/or CDL will be required to be obtained Position closes at 4 pm on Friday, January 27, 2023. Depending on availability, anticipated starting date is Wednesday, February 1, 2023. Applications are available M-F 8 am – 4 pm at Waitsburg City Hall, 147 Main Street, Waitsburg Washington or on the City’s website http://www.cityofwaitsburg.com.