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Summer Worker - General Labor

Company: Metropolitan Utilities District
Location: Omaha
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

General Position Responsibilities: Under direct supervisor, this position is responsible to perform general labor duties. Summer Student Work Program Guidelines

  • Students must be at least 18 years of age by the time they begin employment.
  • The expected work schedule for the Summer Student Work Program is 40 hours per week.
  • If possible, time-off requests should be presented during the interview to ensure proper coverage. All requests must be approved and requested as far in advance as possible.
  • The openings are Temporary Full-Time. Summer Student Workers are paid for time worked. All time-off will be unpaid, including holidays.
  • The Summer Student Work Program will begin as soon as May 3, 2023 and will conclude on September 8, 2023. No summer employment will be extended beyond September 8, 2023.
  • All applicants must be a high school graduate or possess a General Education Diploma (GED).
  • Students selected for the Summer Student Work Program are required to pass a background check and a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment.
  • Students must be currently attending college and/or enrolled in college classes for the fall of 2023. Proof of enrollment may be requested. Minimum Requirements:
  • Have and maintain a valid Driver s License while in this position.
  • Strong organizational skills; personal initiative, attention to thoroughness, accuracy and details.
  • Ability to work with general supervision.
  • Knowledge of the District s service area preferred.
  • Work inside and outside in all weather conditions and varying terrains for extended periods of time.
  • Capable of bending, stooping, and crouching throughout the work period.
  • Capable of lift up to 50 pounds throughout the work period. Specific Responsibilities May Include:
  • Receive, stock, and issue materials, tools, special equipment, and supplies in accordance with established procedures.
  • Maintain neat and orderly work area, warehouse and storage yard.
  • Perform routine cleaning of District facilities to include, but not limited to, dust/polish and move furniture/equipment; floor care (i.e.) vacuuming, sweeping, washing, waxing and buffing floors and stairs; cleaning appliances, bathroom/locker rooms; cleaning/dusting light fixtures and replacing light bulbs; and emptying trash containers. Assist in ensuring the interior and exterior appearance of District facilities are clean and well maintained, hazards are promptly and correctly addressed (i.e. debris, broken glass, spills.)
  • Assist in maintain District buildings, garages and grounds by performing a variety of scheduled and as needed general maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of equipment, machines, tools and power tools to complete assigned tasks, while complying with safety standards and ensuring District assets are maintained and used effectively and efficiently.
  • Drive District vehicle in accordance with established District Driving and Safety policies and procedures, as well as strictly following traffic laws and ordnances.
  • Communicate with and assist customers, co-workers, and management professionally, regardless of provocation.
  • Comply with and understand all pertinent District policies and procedures.
  • Performs a variety of other duties as assigned. Please ensure the application is filled out thoroughly to be considered for this position An Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation"

Keywords: Metropolitan Utilities District, Omaha , Summer Worker - General Labor, Other , Omaha, Nebraska

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