Employment Opportunity Utility Maintenance Worker


The City of Elkton is accepting applications for a full-time Maintenance Worker position in the Utility/Street Department. Applicants without Class II Water Distribution License begin at the Maintenance Worker position with starting wage of $16.72 per hour. Applicants with Class II Water Distribution License may qualify for Maintenance Worker III position with starting hourly wage of $18.27. The city also provides other benefits including complete coverage of employee’s health, dental and life insurance and participation in the Kentucky Retirement Systems. Position performs manual skilled and semi-skilled work of routine and moderate difficulty in the construction, installation, maintenance and/or cleanliness of the wastewater treatment plant, wastewater collection system, water distribution system, and parks, assists with maintaining and cleaning streets and roads; performs related work as required. Work is physically demanding, involving heavy lifting, shoveling, digging, etc. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Public Works Director.

Applicants must be a high school graduate or have a GED and have and maintain a valid driver’s license. Background check and screening tests for illegal drug use are required prior to employment after an offer for employment is made and during employment with the city. Applications are available at Elkton City Hall, 71 Public Square, Elkton, Kentucky during regular business hours, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday and at www.elktonky.com. The City of Elkton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City of Elkton reserves the right to reject any or all applications. Applications will be accepted through 4:00 PM, Friday, July 23, 2021.

Arthur Green, Mayor


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