GREEN LAKE COUNTY Highway General Laborer (Summer-LTE) in GREEN LAKE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: SUMMARY: Under general direction, it is the responsibility of the Highway General Laborer (Summer-LTE) to aide in the maintenance of State and County Trunk Highways, ditches and right of way so as to aide in the safe flow of traffic throughout Green Lake County; to perform maintenance work as needed. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The percent of time spent on various jobs in the Highway General Laborer (Summer-LTE) classification can vary from job to job and season to season and within the season based on many variables that need to be taken into consideration. Given these elements of change, approximately: Mowing, tree and brush control: 30% of the time. Blacktop and shoulder work, including filling potholes: 20%of the time. Flags and directs traffic when work is being conducted on roads: 20% of the time. Clears debris and picks up litter: 10% of the time. Assists in the upkeep, maintenance and repair of buildings, grounds and equipment: 10% of the time. Performs other work as assigned by the Commissioner or Superintendent: 10% of the time. SKILLS AND ABILITIES: General knowledge of methods, materials, and equipment used in road construction and maintenance projects. Knowledge, ability, and skill in the use of measuring devices, assorted small tools (hand and/or power), motorized vehicles, and lawn mowers. Assorted personal protective equipment, as required. Ability and skill to communicate effectively, orally, in writing, and with hand and arm signals. Ability to adapt to changing conditions. Ability to work flexible schedule to accommodate the needs of the department. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, supervisors, and the public. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High School diploma or GED equivalency desired. EXPERIENCE / JOB KNOWLEDGE: One to two years of experience working in road construction and maintenance is preferred or experience that provides the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities. Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: http://co.green-lake.wi.us/employment.html