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Job Posting – Street Auxiliary Worker

City of Viroqua Employment Application

Street Auxiliary Worker (Entry Level)

The City of Viroqua is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill a full-time position of Street Auxiliary Worker (Entry Level).  This position is for the Street Crew of the Public Works Department.

Duties of this position include, but not limited to: mowing, plowing, shoveling, grading, loading, brush pick-up, general construction, chain saw operation, crack sealing and heavy machinery operation.  The employee will perform a variety of duties related to public works.

Qualifications include:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Hold a class B Commercial Driver’s license or obtain one within 2 months of start
  • Capable of operating: skid loader, end loader, tractor and dump truck with related implements
  • Able to work alone, unattended and in a team
  • Must have good moral character with a willingness to learn and cooperate; must respond well to supervision.
  • Being mechanically inclined
  • Basic computer skills

This position involves heavy lifting (50 lbs), climbing and exposure to extreme elements. The chosen candidate will need to perform duties under stressful conditions. This position will require participation in the Commercial Driver’s License drug and alcohol testing program.

This is an on-call position that periodically requires working after hours, weekends and holidays. Snow removal season is November 1st to April 15th. The employee is expected to be on-call throughout this time. Additionally, there is a required 15 minutes response time to emergency call-outs or snow removal.

This is a full-time non-union entry level position. The City of Viroqua offers a starting wage of $17.54 plus a fringe benefits package.

Applicants should submit a resume and a completed City of Viroqua Application for Employment form by August 29th, 2018 at 4:30 pm to: 

Sarah Grainger, City Engineer

City of Viroqua

202 North Main St.

Viroqua WI, 54665

(608) 637-7186 ext. 20

Application forms can be requested from the Viroqua City Hall in person or by calling (608) 637-7186 ext. 17, Monday thru Friday 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.