The City of Sweetwater Texas

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City of Sweetwater Established 1881 - City Seal
200 East 4th Street
PO Box 450
Sweetwater, TX 79556
Phone: (325) 236-6313
Fax: (325) 235-1850
Employment
    Refuse Collection Operator   

    Salary

    • This position is full-time and includes full benefits.
    • The job grade is 7A and pays $1168.67 semi-monthly
    • Workweek is Monday through Friday – hours vary.

    Qualifications

    • Ability to follow oral / written directions
    • Must possess a High School diploma or GED
    • Valid Class B Texas Commercial Vehicle Operators License
    • Minimum of two years driving large trucks and operating solid waste
    Collection equipment preferred
    • Must produce a negative drug/alcohol test
    • Ability to read, write, and decipher maps
    • Ability to tolerate constant noise, fumes, dust, and extreme heat and cold
    • Knowledge of city streets

    Posted 07/20/15
    Position open until filled.


    Solid Waste Attendant

     Salary

    • This position is part-time
    • The job pays $7.50 per hour
    • Working hours will vary.

    Qualifications

    • Ability to follow oral / written directions
    • Ability to read and write English
    • Valid Class C Texas Driver’s License
    • Ability to communicate with the public.
    • Ability to operate baler, forklift in a safe manner
    • Ability to perform work requiring strength and agility in all weather conditions for extended periods
    • Skill to identify composition of solid waste and materials 

    Posted 06/24/15
    Position open until filled. 

    Service Technician

    Salary

    • This position is full-time and includes full benefits.
    • The job grade is 7A and pays $1168.67 semi-monthly.
    • Working hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    Qualifications

    • Ability to follow oral / written directions
    • Must possess a High School diploma or GED
    • Possess a Valid Texas Driver’s License
    • Must have the ability to change oil, filters, and tires.
    • Ability to read and write, interpret service manuals and fill out work orders.
    • Ability to drive vehicles/equipment in service area.

    Posted 06/25/15
    Position open until filled.


    Seasonal Parks Worker

    Salary

    • The positions are part-time
    • The job pays $7.50 per hour
    • Working hours Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    Qualifications

    • Ability to follow oral / written directions
    • Ability to identify and correct potential safety hazards
    • Skill to operate push mower, tractor-shredder and riding mower as well as rotary tiller, weed eater, chain saw
    • Ability to perform work requiring strength and agility in all weather conditions for extended periods of time 
     
    Position open until filled