Public Service Worker Senior

Lexington Fayette Urban Co Government   Lexington, KY   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on June 4, 2024
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The minimum salary is $16.100 per hour
This position is eligible for overtime (non-exempt), if applicable
Pay Grade 510

This position is eligible for Hazardous Duty Supplemental Pay ($90/month, $0.52c/hour) upon hire and CDL pay ($1.08/hour) once obtained within the six (6) month probationary period


The deadline to apply is Monday, June 17, 2024


The purpose of this classification is to perform manual labor in relation to the general maintenance and repairs of LFUCG property such as facilities, equipment, grounds and city roads; and, lead or oversee a small work crew as needed.

These positions provide park services that may include athletic field preparation, trail maintenance, turf maintenance, playground maintenance, restroom cleaning, refuse collection, dog park maintenance, landscaping, event support, and repairing park amenities such as picnic tables and fences.


  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Two (2) years of related experience
  • Additional years of related education may substitute for years of experience


  • Valid Driver's License to qualify
  • Required to obtain a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class B within the first six (6) months of employment


Performs one or more of the following essential functions, depending on area of assignment:

  • Provides grounds maintenance in all seasons
  • Operates light trucks and assorted power equipment
  • Performs routine cleaning and maintenance on gardening and grounds equipment
  • Performs general manual labor tasks including loading, unloading, lifting, digging, and moving materials
  • Cleans, maintains, services, and conducts minor repairs on buildings, facilities and equipment
  • Assists with any other manual labor tasks as needed
  • Leads or oversees a small work crew as needed
  • Performs related work as assigned


  • Must be accessible for on-call duty and be able to work weekends and holidays as assigned and during emergencies
  • Positions are required to perform snow removal duties during weather emergencies

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