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Sanitation Laborer

DEPARTMENT: Public Works

POSITION TITLE: Sanitation Laborer

CLASSIFICATION LEVEL: 6

SALARY RANGE: $17.84 - $19.65

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants for this position must have graduated from high school or earned a graduate equivalent diploma (GED), have a CDL class B license, a working knowledge of how to care for, operate and use refuse collection equipment and associated hand tools and have not less than six months successful work experience.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: The purposes of this position are to pick up and otherwise clear refuse, garbage, vegetation and other debris in all weather conditions from curbs and roadsides and leave collection areas generally clean.  Other seasonal clearing and cleaning operations are also performed.  The work involves constant safety awareness, the ability to recognize and take appropriate actions regarding hazardous materials and to use hand tools. Performance is subject to review according to the City's personnel plan through observation, reports and the results achieved.

SCOPE OF EXAMINATION:
Competitive Examination which includes a personal interview
Finalist must complete pre-employment screening, drug testing & background check.


APPLY TO:

Dianna Fogarty
Human Resources Director
City of Portsmouth
1 Junkins Avenue
Portsmouth, NH 03801

(603) 610 - 7270

Click Here to apply by email or Click Here to download an application form


Please include which position you are applying for.

The City of Portsmouth is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

DATE POSTEDApril 28, 2015  

CLOSING DATE: Until Filled


Chief Plant Operator-Water

DEPARTMENT: Public Works

POSITION TITLE: Chief Plant Operator-Water

CLASSIFICATION LEVEL: 18

SALARY RANGE: $65,116.18 - $78,976.91

QUALIFICATIONS: Equivalent to the completion of the Associates Degree in water science, environmental science or a related field and five years of responsible water treatment system operation.  Possession of, and ability to maintain, certification as a Grade III Water Distribution Operator and certification a Grade III Water Treatment Operator are also required and a valid CDL driver's license.  A candidate for this position should have a working knowledge of water quality, water treatment, groundwater well operations, hydrology, mechanics, hydraulics, lab procedures, electronics, PLC's and S.C.A.D.A. systems, the ability to prepare accurate reports, and strong computer skills.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: Under general direction, supervises and coordinates water supply operations within the Portsmouth Water Division; coordinates assigned activities with other divisions, outside agencies and the general public; and provides highly responsible and complex staff assistance to the Deputy Director of Public Works. Incumbent is responsible for the operation, maintenance and budgets related to the Portsmouth Water Division's water sources of supply, pumping and water storage facilities consisting of a Reservoir, 4 MGD Dissolved Air Floatation Surface Water Treatment Facility, eight individual groundwater wells, booster pumps and water storage tanks. Additional responsibility for other water system components may be assigned to this position as directed.

The detailed job description is located in the Human Resources office.

SCOPE OF EXAMINATION:
Competitive Examination which includes a personal interview
Finalist must complete pre-employment screening, drug testing & background check.


APPLY TO:

Dianna Fogarty
Human Resources Director
City of Portsmouth
1 Junkins Avenue
Portsmouth, NH 03801

(603) 610 - 7270

Click Here to apply by email or Click Here to download an application form


Please include which position you are applying for.

The City of Portsmouth is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

DATE POSTEDMarch 31, 2015  

CLOSING DATE: Until Filled


Part-time Parking Enforcement Officer (20-25 Hours a Week)

DEPARTMENT: Public Works-Parking & Transportation

POSITION TITLE: Part-time Parking Enforcement Officer (20-25 Hours a Week)

 

SALARY RANGE: $14.38 an hour

QUALIFICATIONS:Applicants for this position must have a high school diploma or certificate of equivalency; and be able to demonstrate the ability to proficiently operate hand held computer ticketing machines at the conclusion of the probationary period.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:     Work is performed outside in all types of weather and is primarily of a physical nature, requiring the ability to walk and be on one's feet for up to 4 hours and to place a restrictive "boot" on vehicle wheels.  Working Hours will fall between 9:00am-7:00pm Monday-Saturday, and 12:00pm-7:00pm Sundays. 

SCOPE OF EXAMINATION:
Competitive Examination which includes a personal interview
Finalist must complete pre-employment screening, drug testing & background check.


APPLY TO:

Dianna Fogarty
Human Resources Director
City of Portsmouth
1 Junkins Avenue
Portsmouth, NH 03801

(603) 610 - 7270

Click Here to apply by email or Click Here to download an application form


Please include which position you are applying for.

The City of Portsmouth is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

DATE POSTEDJune 10, 2015  

CLOSING DATE: Until Filled

 


Summer Laborer

DEPARTMENT: Public Works

POSITION TITLE:Summer Laborer


SALARY RANGE: $10.00

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES/QUALIFICATIONS:                  
Full-time seasonal laborers for the Public Works Department to perform routine indoor/outdoor maintenance/construction work.  Operates vehicles, services, cleans vehicles/equipment.  Finalist applicants must complete drug testing. Portsmouth resident preferred.  EOE

SCOPE OF EXAMINATION:
Competitive Examination which includes a personal interview
Finalist must complete pre-employment screening, drug testing & background check.


APPLY TO:

Dianna Fogarty
Human Resources Director
City of Portsmouth
1 Junkins Avenue
Portsmouth, NH 03801

(603) 610 - 7270

Click Here to apply by email or Click Here to download an application form


Please include which position you are applying for.

The City of Portsmouth is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

DATE POSTEDJune 10, 2015

CLOSING DATE: Until Filled