public-works-department

CIVIL SERVICE

705 W. University Avenue
Lafayette LA 70502

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8330
Email: CivilService@LafayetteLA.gov 

DIRECTOR: Adam Marcantel

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.  

EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT
LAFAYETTE CONSOLIDATED GOVERNMENT 
Civil Service Office
705 W. University Avenue, PO Box 4017-C
Lafayette, LA 70502
 www.lafayettela.gov 
(337) 291-8330

CLASS TITLE: MAINTENANCE WORKER (PARC)

MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY - $11.36-$14.21/DOE , MONTHLY - $1,970-$2,462/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Work of this class involves maintenance and repair of buildings and auxiliary structures and repair and maintenance of a variety of mechanical and electrical equipment. Examples of work in this area of assignment include but are not limited to interior and exterior repairs to parks facilities plumbing, painting on various materials such as metal pipes and concrete buildings, assembling and installing playground equipment and outdoor furniture, performing routine maintenance and minor repairs on golf carts, installing and repairing fences and other minor carpentry and concrete work. Work is performed independently or as a member of a crew, depending on the nature of the task. Employees of this class may exercise general supervision over the work of helpers and assist in training.  All work is subject to review by a supervisor for compliance with standard procedures and specifications. Eligible applicants as determined by this examination may be submitted for consideration to other areas of assignment.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from high school and experience in building, electrical, and mechanical trades; or any equivalent combination of experience and training. Incumbents in this area of assignment will be required to pull and back a trailer. Current vacancy requires possession of a valid Louisiana Driver’s License prior to appointment. Future vacancies in other areas of assignment may not have this requirement.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a written test. Please note: Applicants who previously tested for Maintenance Worker on 8/11/2021 are eligible to apply and test for this vacancy.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 30 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2021, NOON!!

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