City of DeKalb

Seasonal – Public Works Maintenance (Summer)

The City of DeKalb is currently looking to fill multiple positions working in our public works operations over the summer.

Duration: mid-May to mid-August (flexible on start and end date)

Responsibilities: The Public Works Seasonal Maintenance position performs miscellaneous grounds maintenance on City property, painting, hydrant flushing, etc. Staff will be assigned to work in the Street, Airport and Utilities divisions within the Public Works Department. The Public Works Seasonal Maintenance is a temporary, full-time, non-exempt position that will work 40 hours per week over the summer.

Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Requirements: Must have at least a high school diploma or equivalent and at least 18 years of age at start of employment!

Starting Rate: $15.00 per hour

Application Instructions: Please see the link below to view the full job description, hiring requirements and application instructions.

Initial Review of Applications: Monday, April 3, 2023. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

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