DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS MAINTENANCE WORKER – WALLINGTON BOROUGH, BERGEN COUNTY

Wallington seeks a fulltime public works employee. Working under the direction and supervision of Superintendent of Public Works of the Superintendents designee, performs skilled and semiskilled work involved in roadway building, sewer, park, playground, maintenance and construction. Duties require physical exertion, manual dexterity / ability, routine use of hand and power tools; The operation of motor vehicles, trucks, power mowers, and other complex power equipment; and other related work as required.  Must possess a valid New Jersey diver’s license. A class A (CDL) must be obtained within 6 months of appointment.  Employee will be required to work on an emergency basis when needed.  Employee will be required to attend mandatory training classes and / or seminars.  Basic knowledge of proper use and care of hand tools, machine and power tools, ability to understand, remember and carry out oral and written instructions. Ability to perform manual labor for prolonged periods of time under varying temperatures and climate conditions.  Ability to read, write, speak or communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of the position.  It will be mandatory for the employee to work all snow events and any other emergencies deemed necessary by the Superintendent or his designee.  The applicant MUST reside in the Borough of Wallington.  Prior to hiring the applicant will be subject to a preemployment drug test and physical.  Any additional licenses or credentials held by the applicant will be considered such as, but not limited to. Plumbing, electrical, carpentry, landscaping, pesticide, sewer.  The Borough of Wallington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Please send resume and letter of interest to Borough Administrator Michael Kazimir, 24 Union Boulevard, Wallington NJ 07057 or e-mail to [email protected] by September 30, 2022 at 2:00 P.M.  The Borough has the right to interview applicants before the deadline.