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Seasonal Water Utility Laborers
Job Title:                   Seasonal Water Utility Laborers
Reporting To:            Water/Wastewater Superintendent
Department:              Water/Operations
Job Type:                   Full-Time Temporary, up to 17 weeks (April/May-August)
Benefits:                     Temporary, no benefits
Schedule:                   Monday – Thursday 6:30 AM – 5 PM
Job Summary:
Kitsap Public Utility District (KPUD) is seeking four highly motivated individuals to perform various water system maintenance tasks as a temporary/seasonal Water Utility Laborer.
Position: Seasonal Water Utility Laborers
Organization: Kitsap PUD
Location: Poulsbo,  WA 
United States
Salary: $21.28 per hour
Posting Start Date: 3/14/2023
Date Posted: 3/14/2023
Requirements Duties and Responsibilities, but are not limited to:
  • Operate small power tools required to complete the maintenance of water systems.
  • Perform traffic control responsibilities, such as setting up, moving, and tearing down traffic control cones and signage, and flagging as needed.
  • Operate weed eater and mower to perform grounds maintenance on utility properties.
  • Clean utility equipment and vehicles.
  • Maintain, clean, and paint fire hydrants, blow-offs, valve markers, and Airvacs.
  • Other duties as assigned.
 Preferred but not Required Work Experience, Qualifications, and Skills:   
  • Experience in ground maintenance or closely related work experience.
  • Experience driving a truck while towing a utility trailer.
  • Flagging Certification.
  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions.
 Position Requirements
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Valid Washington State driver’s license with satisfactory driving record.
  • Successful applicants must pass a background check and drug test.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision.
  • Ability to be self-motivated and possess a strong work ethic to help meet KPUD’s mission of Strengthening Kitsap communities through responsive and sustainable utility services.
Working Conditions:   
The work environment is 10% in the office/shop and 90% outside, and requires driving, frequent bending, grasping, kneeling, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, lifting/carrying objects weighing up to 15 pounds, and occasional lifting/carrying of objects weighing up to 50 pounds.
Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or genetic information.
Status: This listing expires on: 4/28/2023
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Organization Information
Kitsap PUD
1431 Finn Hill RD

Poulsbo,  WA 98370
United States
(360) 626-7712
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