Now Hiring: Maintenance Worker I

Compensation: Annual salary is dependent on relevant qualifications and job experience. Employee will be enrolled with Florida Retirement System, receive paid sick/leave and 100% employer paid CHP health insurance package.

Location: 115 Lincoln Drive, Chattahoochee, FL 32324

Job Type: Full-Time Non-Exempt

Department: Street

Closing Date and Time: Wednesday, June 24th, 2020 at 3:00 PM EST  

Contact Person: Terry Manuel (850) 663-4475  


This is a labor-intensive position which includes routine work of unskilled and semi-skilled manual tasks. The duties require the ability to do physical labor efficiently. Work is performed under the supervision of a foreman or designated supervisor who lays out the details of specific assignments and monitors work in progress and upon completion.


Cold patches streets by shoveling mix off truck, placing in hole and tamping. Installs road signs; clears brush from roadsides; paints center lines on pavement. Sweeps streets, gutters and sidewalks by hand; shovels gravel and dirt; mows lawns with hand power mower; rakes leaves and cuts brush and trims hedges; performs a variety of other heavy manual work in connection with the maintenance and construction of sidewalks. Removes waste and garbage from grounds; cuts, trims, waters and fertilizes lawns and bushes. Loads and unloads heavy material from trucks; carrying or lifting furniture, equipment, lumber, and other large, bulky, heavy objects.

Other duties as assigned.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Some knowledge of simple tools used in maintenance and construction. This individual must possess the ability to perform routine manual work, the ability to work during adverse weather conditions, the ability to learn the use and operation of various routine maintenance equipment and tools and the ability to operate such equipment in a safe manner, and the ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

Minimum Training and Experience

Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent.

Must possess a valid Florida Driver License.


Individuals wishing to apply for this position must turn in a completed cover letter, resume, and City of Chattahoochee employment application no later than the closing time and date referenced above. The individual must fill out an application packet to be considered for hire as a cover letter and resume will not substitute for the completed application packet. This packet may be picked up at either City Hall (22 Jefferson Street) or the Public Works Department (115 Lincoln Drive) or downloaded below. All completed applications, resumes, and cover letters must be received by the City Hall. The City of Chattahoochee is committed to being an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.