LAST DATE FOR FILING APPLICATION:Friday, June 22, 2018 *Before 5:00 PM
PLACE FOR FILING APPLICATION: CITY HALL – Personnel Dept 3rd Floor, 76 E. High St., Springfield, Ohio 45502 *Submit original application, no faxed or emailed documents are accepted. All applications mailed must be postmarked by the deadline to be considered.
DATE, TIME & PLACE OF WRITTEN EXAMINATION: TO BE ANNOUNCED – Applicants will be sent an exam notice *If you provide an email address on your application your exam notice will be emailed. Please note that a basic calculator will be allowed for this civil service exam.
PAY RANGE: $18.07 – $23.38 per hour
EXAMINATION CUT-OFF SCORE: 70%
This is highly skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of fire hydrants, water distribution mains, water service lines, and sanitary, storm, or combined sewer collection lines. Work also involves serving as a lead worker over a small crew involved in maintenance and repair tasks. Work also requires the safe operation of assigned vehicles, including the operation of sewer-cleaning equipment.
This position requires graduation from high school or equivalent and considerable experience in the maintenance and repair of water distribution systems, fire hydrants, or sewer collection systems at or above the level of Utility Worker. This position requires possession of a valid Ohio Class A CDL with tanker and air brake endorsements, a period of 90 working days will be given to obtain the CDL, if necessary. In addition, possession of an Ohio EPA Class I Operator certification in either Water Distribution Systems or Waste Water Collection Systems within three (3) years of appointment is required. Within five (5) years of the date of appointment, the additional certification must be obtained and the position requires dual certification thereafter.
CREDIT FOR MILITARY SERVICE: Applicants who are Ohio residents and have been honorably discharged from active duty in the armed forces of the United States are eligible to receive additional percentage of their cumulative passing score. Proof (i.e., a copy of the honorable discharge certificate or the DD-214 specifying an honorable discharge) must be submitted with the application. NO CREDIT WILL BE GIVEN IF PROOF IS SUBMITTED AFTER THE FILING DEADLINE.