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City of Lamesa Water Department

The City of Lamesa is accepting applications for a full-time Wastewater Service Technician. Under direct supervision, this position is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Water Treatment Plant.
DUTIES:
Performing required TCEQ water testing procedures. Verify calibration of lab equipment. Perform lab analyses of collected water samples.  A variety of semi-skilled and skilled technical and maintenance work in the operations, consisting of; mowing, cleaning, maintaining, and repairing Wastewater treatment facilities and systems. Must be able to follow oral directions, identify and correct potential safety hazards, manipulate equipment with hands, and coordinate hand and foot movements. Must follow all safety rules.
REQUIREMENTS:
 Valid Texas Class “C” Driver’s License. High School diploma or GED. Must obtain a Texas Grade "D" Wastewater Treatment and Texas Collection I Certification within one (1) year from the date of employment.  *The City of Lamesa will assist in obtaining all certifications required.
Pay:
 Depending on experience and qualifications, starting at $14.37/hr plus benefits. Has the ability to obtain merit increases.  


CDL Truck Driver Sanitation Department

The City of Lamesa is accepting applications for the Specialized Collections Service Truck Driver position. The Specialized Collections Services program comprises the collection of brush, yard waste, and other large items not collectible by mechanized collections services.
 DUTIES:
Daily collection of large items from commercial accounts. Report damaged dumpsters, missing lids or bottoms, and necessary welding to the supervisor. Perform daily essential vehicle inspections, maintenance, and repair before use to ensure it is properly operating. Must follow all safety rules.
REQUIREMENTS:  
 Valid Texas Class B (or Higher) Commercial Driver's License (CDL); At least (1) year of work experience, preferable for driving a large vehicle or heavy equipment
.Pay:
 Depending on experience and qualifications, starting at $16.63/hr plus benefits. Has the ability to obtain merit increase  

Light and Heavy Equipment Operator Street Department

The City of Lamesa is accepting applications for the position of a Light Equipment Operator (Driver’s License required but not a CDL) and a Heavy Equipment Operator / Truck Driver (CDL Driver’s License, Class B, required) for the Street Department.
 Light Equipment Operator consist of operating a variety of equipment to construct and maintain City roads, patches potholes with asphalt, operators’ equipment to remove weeds and brush from road shoulders and right of ways.
  Heavy Equipment Operator is responsible for operating a variety of heavy construction and street maintenance equipment.
Pay: Depending on experience and qualifications, starting at $ 14.37/ hr. to $16.63/hr. plus benefits.   Has the ability to obtain merit increase.      

 Communications Officer Police Department

The Lamesa Police Department is accepting applications for a Full-time Communications Officer. This position operates the emergency transmission equipment and coordinates all incoming emergency calls. This position provides support for Police, Fire, EMS, Animal Control, and other field Emergency and Support Units. Support is in the form of facilitating communications, records, and additional information available through the Police Department. 
REQUIREMENTS:  Must have computer skills and be willing to work shift schedules, including nights. Work is typically performed in 12-hour shifts. High School Diploma or GED required. Must be at least 18 years of age. Be a U.S. citizen to meet licensing standards. Be able to pass a departmental background check and maintain physical standards. Have a valid Texas Class “C” Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record and the ability to maintain City of Lamesa driving standards. Experience in emergency communications is preferred. Must obtain TCOLE (Texas Commission on Law Enforcement) certification. *The City of Lamesa will assist in obtaining any certifications required
.PAY:  Depending on experience and qualifications, starting at $15.09/hr plus benefits.   

 BENEFITS FOR ALL FULL-TIME POSITIONS

We offer our full-time employees the following benefits:  Pension plan through TMRS with a 1:1.5 employer match & vesting after five years. 8 paid holidays, paid vacations, and sick days. The city pays for the employee’s health, dental, and vision insurance and optional coverage for their family at the employee’s cost. We have a telemedicine plan available to the employee & their family at no charge. We provide the employee with $20K life/ADD insurance with an option to purchase additional coverage. We also have access to AFLAC, pre-paid legal insurance, and an HSA savings account.   Applications can be downloaded from the City website:

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 For more information, contact Personnel Director (806) 872-4326, fax (806) 872-4341, or email to personnel@ci.lamesa.tx.usThe City of Lamesa provides excellent benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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