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: EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I (PARC)

MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY - $10.01-$12.51/DOE, MONTHLY - $1,735-$2,169/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Position is responsible for operating ZTrak mowers, weed eaters, blowers, chain saws, tree trimmers, and other outdoor power equipment. Performs minor repairs and maintenance work to equipment. Works with crews to clean restrooms, pick up trash, cut grass in public parks, cut and trim branches, paint, spray herbicides, and perform other duties to maintain parks. Incumbents will be required to operate a vehicle with a trailer attached in order to transport equipment from site to site.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Ability to read and write; ability to operate ZTrak mower independently; experience in the operation of equipment described herein; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.

NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATION

Must possess a valid driver’s license to apply. Must have valid Louisiana driver’s license prior to appointment.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Performance test will be conducted and applicants are expected to independently operate a ZTrak mower.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 15 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, JULY 30, 2021, NOON!!

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