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: UTILITY REPAIRMAN

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

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Performs maintenance, repair, and construction of underground water or wastewater systems. Lifts/moves and operates smoke blowers, fresh air blowers, compressors, tampers, electrical generators, concrete saws, jack hammers, tapping machines, and boring rigs. Assists Equipment Operators with excavations and climbs into excavations to apply shoring materials and finish excavation of pipe with shovels. Tests repairs and ensures sanitation and safety of workers and customers. Uses computer to input project information on work orders and use email. Qualified workers are encouraged to advance to higher positions in LCG.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Experience in water/wastewater utility maintenance, or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATION

1. Valid driver’s license to apply. Possession of a valid Louisiana driver’s license prior to appointment.

2. Capable of responding to site within one hour of being notified.

 

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a written test.

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

DOWNLOAD APPLICATION