Assistant Maintenance Supervisor / Maintenance worker

City of Carter Lake   Carter Lake, IA   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on May 15, 2024

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR:  Maintenance Supervisor or Director

NATURE OF WORK:  Work includes operation, maintenance and use of City vehicles, equipment and the performance of skilled and semi-skilled functions related to maintenance, repair and replacement of streets, water mains, sewers and facilities including construction of new facilities and systems.  Must have ability to operate all city vehicles and equipment as needed.  Will perform supervisory functions in the absence of the supervisor and be able to handle all paperwork including reports, budgets, etc. in the absence of the supervisor as well as attend any meetings in the absence of the Supervisor. 

EDUCATION STANDARDS:  High School diploma or G.E.D.  Experience and skills in operating various equipment as well as specialized hand equipment.  Knowledge and/or experience in construction work as it relates to streets, water and sewer facilities and maintaining buildings.  Must possess a current valid driver’s license with the ability to obtain a commercial driver’s license if needed.  Looking for applicants who are certified Iowa DNR water distribution operators or certified water technician under Iowa DNR guidelines with ability to become a certified water distribution operator.

FUNCTIONS OF POSITION:  Responsible in assisting in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of City public works to include water and sewer systems.  Must be able to perform all aspects of supervisor position in the absence of the supervisor.  Assists work crews with the installation of sidewalks, retaining walls, curbs and gutters.   Helps with the removal of snow and sanding.  Must establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department and with other departments as well as the public.  Must manage the city water distribution system and test the drinking water under State of Iowa guidelines and other duties as assigned.

The Assistant Maintenance Supervisor/Maintenance worker position is hired by the Maintenance Supervisor and is evaluated for merit review by the Maintenance Supervisor.  The Assistant Maintenance Supervisor/Maintenance worker position is full time with full time benefits as outlined in the personnel manual. 

This form is used to provide a general description of job duties.  It is not intended to be used as a training device or to define the limits of the job duties performed by the employee.

City of Carter Lake

950 E. Locust Street
Carter Lake , IA