Emergency calls, including leaks, should be directed to the Lee County Sheriff’s dispatch at 276-346-7777.
Full Time Job- Applications for Crewman II for Public Works accepted until 4:00 PM, December 12.
Definition of work:
This is semi-skilled manual work in the Public Works Department.
The applicant is responsible for performing a range of tasks in construction, maintenance and repair, and operating various types of mechanical equipment.
Examples of Work:
Construction and repair of sidewalks, patch holes in streets, resurface streets, and clean culverts.
Install and tap water and sewer lines, repair leaks, open clogged sewers, and thaw frozen water lines.
Operate equipment such as dump truck, street sweepers, mowing machines, and snow plows.
Conduct maintenance and repair work.
Perform related work as required.
Requirements of Work:
Some knowledge of a variety of semi-skilled maintenance and manual tasks.
Ability to operate safely and skillfully and to service light automotive equipment.
Ability to understand simple written and oral instructions.
Ability to do heavy manual labor for extended periods under varying weather conditions.
Ability to get along with others.
Good physical condition.
Availability for on-call emergencies.
A Virginia Operators License, Class B CDL with Air Brake endorsement preferred or must obtain within 6 months after employment.
Pay range is $7.25- $9.00 per hour based on skills and experience. Also, all applicants must undergo an extensive back ground check, a pre-employment drug screening, and physical will be required prior to offer of employment.
Applications are available at Pennington Town Hall located at 528 Industrial Drive, Pennington Gap Virginia or download here.
Applications will be accepted until December 12 at 4:00 PM
The Town of Pennington is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free work environment. The town provides access to Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield health benefits including vision, dental, and prescription and AFLAC. The town is a member of the Virginia Retirement System.