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Maintenance Worker/Equipment Operator


The Town of Carthage is currently seeking applicants for the position of Maintenance Worker/Equipment Operator in the Public Works Department.  This position performs a variety of duties relating to the general maintenance and upkeep of buildings and grounds, the town cemetery, the water distribution system, the waste water collection and pumping system, the storm water drainage system, the maintenance of town streets and yard waste collection.  Ability to follow instructions, safety practices and standard operating guidelines in performing assigned tasks.  Ability to work effectively with the public and co-workers.  Ability to perform heavy manual labor; work in adverse weather conditions and in confined spaces when required.  Valid North Carolina drivers license "C” is required.  A high school diploma or ability to secure GED within one year of employment required.   Requires on call, weekend work and other duties as directed.  Must pass drug test prior to employment.

Applications may be obtained at Town Hall located at 4396 Hwy 15-501, Carthage, NC 28327 or click on Permits and Forms to print a copy.  Completed applications should be sent to this address.


Salary: D.O.Q.

Excellent benefit package

Closing date: August 25, 2014