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: WATER METER TECHNICIAN

MINIMUM STARTING PAYHOURLY - $12.82-$16.02/DOE - MONTHLY - $2,222-$2,777/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

This position performs mechanical tasks in the installation, cleaning, and testing of water meters. Some minor repairs may be performed. Work includes customer contact and is subject to periodic 24-hour call.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications include computer skills and a familiarity with the Lafayette area. Graduation from high school and some experience in the repair of small machines and mechanical devices or related; or any equivalent combination of training and experience. Possession of Class II Water Distribution certification as administered by the State of Louisiana, within two years of appointment is desirable. Valid driver’s license required to apply.

NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATION

  • Valid Louisiana driver’s license prior to appointment required.
  • Ability to maintain functioning telephone.
  • Ability to arrive on site within 30 minutes of being notified for after-hour call-out.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a written test.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 30 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2021, NOON!!

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