Utility Worker Duties
This is manual laboring work of more than ordinary difficulty
often involving the performance of semi-skilled duties.
Work involves the performance of laboring tasks requiring some
job acquired skills which frequently include operating
automotive equipment and providing semi-skilled assistance to
trade workers. Duties which are of a routine nature are
performed with some degree of independence; the more skilled
tasks, however, are performed under closer supervision. An
employee may drive a truck and some light construction
equipment, involving responsibility for safe and efficient
operation. Specific instructions are normally received with
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Operates a truck hauling laborers, furniture, freight, material,
and equipment; participates in loading and unloading trucks;
checks condition of truck and reports needed adjustments and
repairs; services equipment; operates and cleans milk tank
Performs manual and semi-skilled tasks in assisting a skilled
worker including tree pruning, threading pipe, painting
buildings, unstopping drains, repairing windows and doors, and
Drives a truck hauling trash and garbage; participates in
loading and unloading freight.
Operates light construction equipment such as a small tractor.
Digs ditches; sets stakes and strings; places and mortars cement
blocks; mixes, cements, and patches walks; helps run water and
Performs general laboring tasks in mowing grass, cleaning
grounds, walks, and buildings, and gardening work.
Opens and collects oysters; collects shrimp; and cleans boats.
Separates and stores laundry; issues athletic equipment.
Waters golf tees; sprinkles fairways; hauls soil; spreads lime;
rakes sand traps; cuts brush.
Packages cheese; freezes ice cream; washes creamery equipment.
Performs related work as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Some experience in performing semi-skilled manual work and in
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to understand and follow specific oral and written
Ability to operate light trucks and related equipment and to
perform semi-skilled manual tasks.
Ability to use a variety of standard hand tools.
Ability to perform heavy manual labor, often under adverse