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Edgeworth, Pennsylvania
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent

Public Works Team Member



The Borough of Edgeworth, Allegheny County, is accepting applications for a Full Time Public Works Team Member.  Edgeworth is a primarily residential community that prides itself on a clean, well maintained appearance and our resident oriented public works services.  The successful applicant should be highly motivated and must be able to work independently and as a member of a team 


Minimum Requirements:

High School Diploma or G.E.D. required plus at least 4 years of experience in the field of public works, construction or related field.  A valid Class B Pennsylvania CDL with a clean driving record is required.  The nature of this work requires physical effort and extended periods of manual labor.  Applicant must have experience using a variety of tools including hand tools, chainsaws and landscape equipment.  Regular attendance is an essential function of this job to ensure continuity.  The successful applicant will be required to submit to an independent functional capacity evaluation, pre-employment drug screening and background / credit checks.  Employees in this position are subject to random, post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug/alcohol screenings as well.    


Other Requirements:

Special consideration will be given to applicants with experience as a mechanic, or related mechanical experience, which is a preferred skill set for this position.  Applicant should also have experience driving a medium duty truck with a trailer as well as operating larger equipment including, brush chippers, backhoe, large tractors and mowers, and snow plow operations.  Successful applicants will be required to pass a basic skills test and driving test prior to an offer of employment.  Must be willing and able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed in addition to extended shift / on-call shifts during snow removal operations.


Edgeworth Borough offers a competitive starting hourly rate as well as an excellent benefit package including paid holiday, vacation, personal and sick time.  Edgeworth Borough is an EOE.      


Applications may be found online at www.edgeworthborough.org.  Applications and resumes will be accepted at the Edgeworth Borough Building, 301 Beaver Road, Edgeworth PA 15143 until April 28, 2017.

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