General Maintenance Technician

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  • Public Works


$3709 - $4636 per month

Job Closing Date: 

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Job Description: 

Basic Responsibilities:

Under supervision of the Public Works Superintendent or designated lead, performs skilled labor in support of the construction, maintenance and vegetation management of city parks, streets, civic buildings, and airport facilities to contribute to their safety and functionality.  Provides on-site support of community events and festivals.  Subject to work after hours and weekends as required.  Subject to 24-hour call back for emergency conditions.

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Job Description


Minimum Qualifications: Education: High School diploma or G.E.D. Experience: Prefer one year in street/park/facility maintenance, or closely related experience. Or an equivalent combination of education and experience that would provide the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Certifications and Licenses: Flagging certification (to be secured within 90 days of hire), Washington State motor vehicle license with a Class “A” or “B”, airbrakes and tanker endorsement or the ability to obtain within 90 days of employment at employees expense, Labor and Industries First Aid Card with cardio-pulmonary certification (to be secured within 90 days of hire).

How to Apply: 

Applications can be downloaded from our website at  Send cover letter, resume and a City of Kelso application form to Patty Murray, City of Kelso, P.O. Box 819, Kelso, WA  98626-0078 or email to  Call 360-577-3347 for additional information.  Please note:  You will be contacted if you are being considered for the position.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Open Until Filled.