Utilities Technician (City of Bayard, Neb.)

City of Bayard, Neb.

City of Bayard, Neb., is seeking a full-time Utilities Technician. Bayard is a 2nd class city with a population of 1,126 and is located in scenic Western Nebraska, three miles north of Chimney Rock. The position is responsible for maintenance of the city owned streets as well as electrical, water, and wastewater systems. A High school diploma or GED is required. Electrical or water certification preferred but willing to train the right candidate. Must possess, or be able to obtain, a Nebraska Class B driver’s license, a Nebraska Grade 4 Water Operator Certificate, and a Wastewater Operator’s Class L Certificate. Experience with heavy equipment including but not limited to, front-end loader, backhoe, and street sweeper is also beneficial. Salary is commensurate to experience. Benefits include partial premium paid health insurance, 50% employee paid dental and vision insurance, optional AFLAC, 50% paid short-term disability, vacation and sick leave, holiday pay, and retirement investment opportunity. A pre-employment drug test and monthly random drug tests are also required. For further questions please contact Shelly Bowlin, City Clerk/Treasurer at Phone: (308) 586-1121. Fax: (308) 586-1834. Applications can be picked up at 445 Main Street or send resume to: City of Bayard, PO BOX 160, Bayard, NE 69334. Email: shelly.bowlin@cityofbayard.net. Application review will begin immediately, position is open until filled. EOE