Public Works Laborer

Website City of Mitchellville

Full-Time Public Works Laborer

Main duties: Park mowing, tree trimming, weed spraying, street care, general care and maintenance of city buildings and properties, snow removal operate hand-held meter reader to capture the monthly meter readings and assist Public Works Operators with tasks as needed.

Qualifications: No experience required, on the job training will be provided. However, some experience with heavy equipment, mowers, and grounds maintenance preferred. High School graduate or equivalent required. Must be able to obtain Commercial Drivers License Class B with Air Brakes endorsement. Must be able to lift objects weighing in excess of 90 pounds on an occasional basis and carry, push or pull them up to 10 feet unassisted. Must be able to walk, stand, sit, listen, watch, crouch, stoop, kneel, bend, climb, and balance for extended periods of time in all weather conditions. Applicant will have the opportunity to be provided with training in Water and Wastewater Systems to receive certifications.

Applications available at City Hall during regular business hours or at

Completed applications can be dropped off at City Hall, 204 Center Ave. N., Mitchellville, IA or mailed to PO BOX 817, Mitchellville IA 50169, or emailed to

Pay will start at $16.00/hr., with an increase upon completion of CDL and/or other licenses. Applications are due June 26, 2020.

The City of Mitchellville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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