Laborer (Public Works/ Street Maintenance)
Company: City of Moreno Valley, CA
Location: Moreno Valley
Posted on: June 24, 2022
Under close supervision of the Maintenance Worker, this position
will perform asphalt repair, crack sealing, weed and litter
abatement, and public works maintenance duties; and perform related
duties as required.
Recruiting to fill 5 vacancies:
2 vacancies: working 30 hours per week - Tuesday through Thursday
(3 days/10 hours each)
1 vacancy working 24 hours per week - Saturday through Monday (3
days/8 hours each)
Laborers assist skilled maintenance staff in maintenance projects.
Under close supervision, incumbents learn and perform a variety of
duties in the area of public works maintenance and related tasks as
Examples of Duties
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES
The duties listed below 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
* Perform routine public works maintenance duties.
* asphalt repair
* crack sealing
* Operate small power tools and equipment.
* Maintain records.
* Cleans up work sites upon completion of job.
* Provide quality customer service.
* Performs special assignments as assigned.
* May perform duties normally performed by a maintenance worker in
a training capacity.
* Principles and practices of public works maintenance and repair
* Traffic control set-up.
* Vehicle operations and state and local traffic laws.
* Operate street repair maintenance equipment.
* Understand and carry out oral and written instructions in a
* Establish and maintain effective working relationships.
* Work independently with minimal supervision.
* Maintain a courteous attitude when dealing with the public.
* Work outdoors in all weather conditions.
* Bend, stoop, climb, and lift 50 pounds.
* Provide quality customer service.
Education, Training and Experience:
A typical way of obtaining the knowledge, skills and abilities
outlined above is graduation from high school or G.E.D equivalent;
prior experience in street repair and/or public works maintenance
work is preferred; or an equivalent combination of training and
Licenses; Certificates; Special Requirements:
A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain
insurability under the City's vehicle insurance policy. A
commercial driver's license is preferred. Supplemental
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS
The physical and mental demands described here are representative
of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform
the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations
may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
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 and talk or hear. The employee is
frequently required to walk; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel,
crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up
to 50 pounds, and occasionally 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.
While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly
required to use written and oral communication skills; read and
interpret data, information and documents; learn and apply new
information or new skills; work under deadlines with constant
interruptions; and interact with City management, staff, the public
and others encountered in the course of work, some of whom may be
dissatisfied or quarrelsome.
The work environment characteristics described here are
representative of those an employee encounters while performing the
essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
The employee regularly works in outside weather conditions, near
moving mechanical parts and in or near street traffic with
significant exposure to unsafe or hazardous drivers. The employee
is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and vibration.
The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne
particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical
shock. The noise level is frequently loud.
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