Maintenance Worker I
Do you want to apply your expertise for a cause you can feel good about? Do you want to work for an organization that wants you to grow with it and offers tuition reimbursement, certification training, and a chance to learn about multiple industries? Located 35 miles west of the nation’s capital in the heart of DC’s Wine Country, you’ll enjoy a vibrant and authentic community with “big city” amenities. Benefits include membership to the Town’s full-service recreation center, enrollment into the Virginia Retirement System, excellent healthcare insurance, and other fringe benefits.
Who We’re Looking For
If you identify with the following descriptions, then you may be perfect for the Town of Leesburg:
• Creative problem solver
• Proactive self-starter
• Life-long learner
• Strong team player
• Desire to impart knowledge to others
• “Early adopter” of new technologies
What You’ll Be Doing
This position involves responsible skilled and semiskilled maintenance work in the Department of Public Works and Capital Projects- Streets Division that can include performing maintenance and repair activities on Town streets, parks and grounds. Work also includes assisting with special community events. Work requires working outdoors in all types of weather conditions. This position generally works Monday-Friday from 6:30am-2:30pm, including some holidays and weekends for special events and/or being on-call for operational needs. Possession of a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class B is required.
Possession of a high school diploma or completion of a GED; minimum of one (1) year of experience performing a variety of skilled trades and/or maintenance work; basic knowledge of landscaping tools, equipment and construction skills; possession of a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class B and a safe driving record; certification in CPR/AED and First Aid or ability to obtain within six (6) months of employment.
Career Development Program
The Town’s Public Works and Capital Projects- Streets Division offers a career development program. The purpose of this program is to recognize and compensate those individuals who have acquired additional or advanced work-related knowledge, skills and abilities their career with the Town’s Streets Division. This program provides a career development plan based on an employee’s performance,training and length of service.
TO APPLY: Please visit www.leesburgva.gov/jobs ; EOE/ADA