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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: TREE TRIMMER

MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY - $12.86-$16.08/DOE, MONTHLY - $2,229-$2,787/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

This is work cutting or trimming trees in the public right-of-way adjacent to and overhanging streets and sidewalks. Work requires performance of tasks from a bucket truck to reach limbs and branches to be trimmed.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from high school and experience in tree trimming work; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.

NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATION

Valid Driver’s license to apply and test. Valid Louisiana Driver’s license prior to appointment. Possession of a class B commercial driver's license with airbrake endorsement as issued by the State of Louisiana within six months after date of hire.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a performance test operating the bucket truck and using a chainsaw.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 10 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2022 NOON!!

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