Department of Public Works Maintenance Worker.

Borough of Old Tappan, Bergen County, seeks a full-time public works employee. Working under the direction and supervision of the Superintendent of Public Works or the Superintendents designee, performs skilled and semiskilled work including roadway, building, sewer, park and playground maintenance and construction. Duties require physical exertion, manual dexterity/ability, routine use of hand and power tools and the operation of motor vehicles, trucks, power mowers, and other complex power equipment. Must possess a valid New Jersey driver’s license. A class B commercial driver’s license (CDL) is required and a class A (CDL) with a tanker endorsement must be obtained within 1 year of appointment. The employee will be required to work on an emergency basis when needed. Employee will be required to attend mandatory training classes and seminars. Required; basic knowledge of proper use and care of hand tools, machine and power tools, ability to understand, remember and carry out oral and written instructions. Must have the ability to perform manual labor for prolonged periods of time under varying temperatures and climatic conditions, the ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate in English sufficiently enough to perform the duties of the position. It will be mandatory for the employee to work all snow events and any other emergencies deemed necessary by the Superintendent or his designee. Prior to hiring, the applicant will be subject to a preemployment drug test and physical.

Any additional licenses or credentials held by the applicant will be considered, such as but not limited to, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, landscaping, masonry and sewer.

The Borough of Old Tappan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send resume and letter of interest by June 15th to:  Andrew Brackenbury, Superintendent of Public Works, Borough of Old Tappan 227 Old Tappan Road, Old Tappan, NJ, 07675

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