Job Posting: Utility Tech
City of Bayard, Nebraska, is seeking a full-time Utilities Technician. Bayard is 2nd class city with a population of 1,126 and is located in scenic Western Nebraska, 3 miles north of Chimney Rock. The position is responsible for maintenance of the city owned streets as well as electrical, water, and waste water systems. A High school diploma or GED is required. Lineman Certification or electrical utility distribution system experience is preferred and will be given priority. 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 road grader, front-end loader, backhoe, and street sweeper is also beneficial. Salary is commensurate to experience. Benefits include 75% paid health insurance, 50% employee paid dental and vision insurance, 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: firstname.lastname@example.org. APPLICATION REVIEW WILL BEGIN IMMEDIATELY, POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. E.O.E.