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Performs physical labor to build and maintain structures in the Drainage District’s maintained drainage channels. Participates in planning of programs, policies or objectives for own work group and department.
Builds, installs and/or maintains bridges, low water crossings, watergates, drop inlet pipes, fences and similar structures in district’s maintained drainage channels. Operates light equipment, drives dump truck and winch truck, operates loader and fork lift when building or maintaining bridges or other structures. Builds fences and watergates; helps with and sets pipe when required. Pours concrete at low water crossings. Signs for and is held financially responsible for equipment issued. Participates in activities and duties related to emergency management during a local state of disaster as directed by appropriate county managers.
High School Diploma/GED; One year job related experience. Good verbal and written communication skills; good interpersonal skills and ability to deal effectively with the public and other employees; ability to follow instructions and complete assignment in a timely fashion. Requires understanding to carry out detailed instructions, complete printed forms and make notes. Must have the ability to swim and work at heights up to 25 feet. Valid Texas Commercial Driver’s License (or able to obtain within 6 months of employment).
SALARY RANGE: Operator/Skilled Trade, Grade 5, $1,191.20 biweekly based on qualifications
CLOSING DATE: Upon filling position
All full-time and part-time employees are members of the Texas County District Retirement System (TCDRS). Full-time employees also enjoy a wide-range of great benefits.
Fort Bend County is an equal opportunity employer, committed to non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, religion or creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy status (including childbirth and related medical conditions), national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, genetic information, protected military and veteran status, political affiliation or beliefs, or any other classification protected by state, federal and local laws, unless such classification is a bona fide occupational qualification.
To be considered for employment, all interested candidates must complete the required Fort Bend County online employment application located at www.fortbendcounty.jobs
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