Sewer Cleaner/meo Iia (Cdl Driver/heavy Meo)

Municipal Corporation Cambridge City Of Cambridge
Employment Opportunities in Cambridge

NOTICE OF POSTING

POSTING DATE: September 8, 2020
OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Cambridge residents are especially encouraged to apply.

Department: Public Works Department (DPW)
Job Title: Sewer Cleaner/MEO IIA (CDL Driver/Heavy MEO)
Job Code: C711-001
Civil Service Position: Subject to Civil Service rules and regulations
Union Affiliation: Teamster Local 25
Hours Per Week: 40 hour workweek

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Seeking CDL drivers with 4A or 4E Hoisting license.  Will participate in all operations related to sewer and drain system maintenance, including the operation of clamshell and vactor trucks. Cleans out sludge, trash and muck from sewers; removes lids or grating, climbs down into catch basins and removes and disposes of solid substances from sewer and removes such substances from all parts of the sewer and water systems.  Operates pick-up trucks, dump trucks, and panel trucks with a rated capacity of 26,001 pounds; passenger automobiles; sidewalk plows and sweepers; small tractors, bulldozers and rollers.  Loads and unloads trucks; picks up and hauls materials; transports personnel; plows and sands sidewalks; greases, oils, and cleans motor equipment; changes the tires and performs minor maintenance.   Reports any defects and adjustments needed for safe operation of equipment.  Performs other unskilled or semi-skilled duties in connection with sewer cleaning.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

One year driving experience and a current and valid Commercial Driver’s License Classification B plus a 4A (formerly 3B) or 4E Hoisting License are required. Licenses must be presented at the time of interview.  Department of Transportation medical certifications may be required of applicants pursuant to the Teamsters Local 25 collective bargaining agreement.

Physical demands:

Lifting between 25-100 pounds, proper bending, squatting, stretching, pushing, climbing, dragging, and pulling.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Exposure to all weather conditions.  Work in a moderate to high noise level environment caused by sound of machinery or powered equipment being used.  Occasional odor may occur during the course of work.  Required to adhere to all safety rules and regulations as well as dress code policies.  Perform other related duties as assigned.

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS: 

  • Competitive Health, Dental and Vision benefits
  • Vacation and sick leave eligible
  • Sick Incentive Pay eligible
  • 3 Personal Days
  • 13 Paid Holidays
  • Clothing Allowance, $1000 per year

RATE: $26.03 - $30.45/hour + excellent benefits

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

All applicants must complete a Labor Service Application available from and returned to: Personnel Dept, Room 309, City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA  02139. Fax: (617) 349-4312. We are an AA/EEO Employer.

The City of Cambridge is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

CITY OF CAMBRIDGE RESIDENTS ESPECIALLY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

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