Skilled Maintainer- Sidewalks/Concrete Construction

Town of Blacksburg   Blacksburg, VA   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on November 16, 2021
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General Definition of Work

This position will perform skilled labor for various concrete construction projects. Qualified applicants must be experienced and skilled in tasks related to concrete construction and concrete finishing. This position will also be responsible for assisting with the removal of snow during periods of inclement weather.

Essential Functions

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Essential Functions
Concrete construction and finishing 
Hand tools and small equipment
Dump truck and snow plow operation

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

The ability to place and finish concrete; thorough knowledge of VDOT work zone requirements and the ability to safely work in and around the roadway; skill in the use various hand tools and construction equipment; ability to complete basic carpentry tasks; operates a dump truck with snow plow during snow removal operations

Education and Experience
A high school diploma or GED is required, as well as a minimum of 2 years’ previous experience.

Special Requirements
A valid Virginia Commercial Driver’s License – Class A and an excellent driving record are required.  
Proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination is required.

Physical Requirements

Qualified applicants must possess each of the following: the ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. regularly, the ability to work in a crouched position for extended periods of time, the ability to work outside in varying weather conditions, and the ability to effectively communicate with the public and other employees.

The Town of Blacksburg offers a wide range of benefits.
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