Senior Service Specialist
Meets with contractors and engineers to determine the type of construction that is to be conducted near the City's water lines as well as materials and equipment to be used; compares maps, drawings, and blueprints; operates electronic equipment locating water mains and services for contractors and utilities performing excavations on City streets and right-of-ways, and works on utilities and maintenance projects. Prepares and maintains records of related work. Inspects assigned equipment for mechanical readiness and safety. Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product. Assists with fire hydrant repairs/replacements and may assist in repair of water lines or raising valve boxes which requires operation of highly complex equipment. Hauls materials, supplies, equipment, earth, and refuse. Assists City in clean-up and repair during inclement weather situations. May supervise workers in supervisor's absence.
2 years of experience in simple automotive and construction equipment operation. HS diploma (or GED). General computer knowledge. Distribution C certification preferred. A Valid NC Class "A" Commercial Driver's License or the ability to obtain within 45 days of hire. Will be required to work a rotating on-call shift, work extended hours, and/or work during inclement weather.
- Position Type: Permanent
- Position #: 249-13
- Closing Date: 07/24/2013
- Salary: $27,552 - $43,100*
- Department: Public Utilities
*Salary information listed with each vacancy includes the entire pay range for that position; from the minimum rate to the maximum rate, as described in the City of Raleigh's Classification and Salary Plan.
How to Apply
- Make sure you meet the minimum requirements.
- Fill out our employment application (pdf | doc)
- Remember to sign and date your application
- Submit your application to the Human Resources Department
- in person (Raleigh Municipal Building, 222 W. Hargett St. - 1st Floor)
- by mail (City of Raleigh Human Resources Department P. O. Box 590 Raleigh, NC 27602)
- by fax (919-996-7610)
Note: Applications are not accepted via email at this time