Maintenance Technician


JOB REQUIREMENTS: The City of Onalaska is seeking to hire (2)
seasonal/part-time Public Works Maintenance Technicians. Under the
supervision of the Public Works Superintendent and Public Works
Maintenance Worker-Cemetery, an employee in this position performs
skilled, semi-skilled, and common labor work related to the repair,
construction and maintenance of the City Cemetery along with other City
Infrastructure including forestry, street signs, right of ways, and
other City owned properties. Receives daily assignments from PW
Superintendent/PW Maintenance Worker-Cemetery. Performs work duties with
various crew members in a team environment or work independently as
assigned. Provides input and is involved in the preparation of reports,
lists, and other documents that contribute to the operation and
maintenance of the Citys infrastructure. Assists with repairs and
maintains city cemetery streets, right-of-ways, and other properties
owned by the City. Performs material transporting used in the repair,
construction and maintenance of City streets, right of ways, or other
City owned property. Assists with set up of signs for emergency detours,
and special events. Cuts weeds, mows lawns and right of ways, picks up
trash and litter, and cuts/trims trees and brush, not limited to the
cemetery. Assists with grave openings and restoration including
preparation for black dirt including sod or seed. Performs snow and ice
control and removal procedures, including plowing, sanding, spreading
deicing chemicals, loading trucks, hauling snow, shoveling sidewalks, or
maintenance of snow removal equipment; Performs minor servicing,
preventative maintenance and repairs of equipment and vehicles; which
may include fabrication of equipment. Cleans streets with equipment as
required. Operates a wide variety of light equipment, including, but not
limited to hand tools, power tools, mowers, chain saws, drills power
saws, blowers, hedge trimmers, and weed eaters. Assists in the
maintenance of buildings and grounds as needed or requested. Contributes
to a cooperative working effort by demonstrating a willingness to assist
other departments and to perform other job-related work as needed or
requested. The interdependency of operations is recognized and the
abilities and skills exist to do other work as needed or requested.
Assistance is given to others, and special projects are completed as
scheduled or requested. Other duties as required or assigned.
OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or equivalent.
Prior training and/or experience which provides the knowledge, skills,
and abilities as listed above. Must possess and maintain a valid
drivers license with good driving record. APPLICATION