Public Service Worker- Street Department

The City of Wayzata is now accepting employment applications for the position of a Public Service Worker/Street Department.

Wayzata is a premier suburb located 11 miles west of downtown Minneapolis. With a population of 4,500 people, Wayzata is a tight-knit community which is known for its vibrant downtown and picturesque setting on Lake Minnetonka. A popular destination for visitors, Wayzata’s downtown is home to a number of specialty shops, boutiques, professional services, and restaurants. Wayzata’s business districts and residential neighborhoods provide a significant tax base for this unique small town community.

The Public Service Worker/Street Department position performs a variety of skilled and unskilled tasks associated with the maintenance of the city’s streets and street right-of-ways; operates a wide range of motorized and non-motorized equipment and tools; performs inspection and maintenance on tools and equipment that is assigned; assists other departments when assigned; and performs a variety of maintenance tasks associated with the day to day operations of the city’s street department. Available for extended workdays and call backs as required to carry out the responsibilities of the Street Department.

Minimum Requirements:
Qualified candidates will have a high school diploma, valid Minnesota driver’s license, possess (or able to obtain within 6 months) a valid MN Class B Commercial Driver’s License with tanker and air brake endorsements and good driving record at the time of appointment. Must meet all state and federal mandated requirements and local policies such as a CDL drug and alcohol testing and criminal background check.

For complete information on the position, please see the job description below. The 2017 salary range is $19.99 to $23.00 per hour with excellent benefits.

Completed applications are due by Wednesday, May 31, 2017 no later than 2:30 p.m. All submissions require a cover letter, resume, and city application. Applications can be mailed to: Wayzata Public Works Department, 299 Wayzata Blvd. W., Wayzata, MN 55391