CITY OF CEDAR RAPIDS Sewer Maintwenance Worker in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Provides labor and maintenance to sustain a continuing program of sewer system maintenance.Works under general supervision, although work is generally prescribed and planned by supervisors as work assignments.Examples of Duties / Knowledge & SkillsCleans manholes and catch basins, and clears sewer lines of roots, dirt, and debris;Flushes out sewer lines with water stream or appropriate chemical mixtures;Assists in operation of television equipment, finding and sealing leaks, and finding sources of trouble in sewer lines;Assists in the operation of rodding machine, jet/vac machine, and dump truck;Assists in the operation of power saw to cut tree roots;Shovels snow;Wears and properly uses safety equipment including personal protective, fall protection equipment, self-contained breathing apparatus, and gas detection equipment;Performs weekend and night on call/standby as assigned for sewer related activities;Performs all work duties and activities in accordance with City policies, procedures and safety practices;Attends work regularly at the designated place and time;Supports continuous process improvement initiatives;Performs related work as required.Pre-employment drug screen required Assistance provided to disabled individuals upon request Equal Opportunity Employer