City and County of Denver Denver, Colorado, United States
Nov 08, 2019Full Time
About Our Job Denver International Airport is the 20th-busiest airport in the world and the 5th-busiest airport in the United States, serving 61.4 million passengers last year and generating more than $26 billion for the region annually. DEN is the largest and newest commercial airport in the United States and consists of 15 million square feet of built environment. As a Utility Worker -II at DEN you will be part of our airfield snow removal team. This team is responsible for snow removal on six runways and all associated taxiways. Other job duties include but are not limited to: Performs semi-skilled and light to heavy physical labor on a variety of construction, maintenance, and repair projects that involves physical exertion and the operation of light weight motorized equipment and hand and power tools. Operates construction equipment such as jack-hammers, air spades, shovels, rotors, metal detectors, and air drills and hand digs, excavates, shores, grades, and backfills trenches. Operates light weight equipment powered by small engines for maintenance and minor construction projects and patches asphalt and paved areas. Breaks out cement, digs out areas for new cement bases, mixes and pours cement. Irrigates assigned areas with manual or computerized equipment and applies chemical herbicides, pesticides, and fertilizers at designated locations. Performs exterior maintenance duties including mowing fields, and ditches, rakes leaves, clears ditches, lakes, pond, and park areas of debris. Performs minor repairs on gardening and grounds equipment, vehicles, and machinery including repairs of sprinkler systems and may design and fabricate equipment and tools as needed. Places and removes barricades, cones, and other traffic control and safety devices in and around work areas for construction and maintenance projects in accordance of with traffic regulation requirements. Performs event set up and strike down including transporting chairs, tables, and other items. Assembles, moves, removes, and relocates furniture, furnishings, and equipment and repairs and stores articles of furniture. Observes all common safety practices associated with small engines and hand and power tool equipment operations. Assists in training and checking the work of other employees on various projects. Operates vehicles at a higher level of complexity on the equipment operation list and in that capacity perform pre-trip inspections on equipment for such things as fluid levels, leaks, condition of hoses and belts, tire pressure, brake lights, and related areas, secure, clean and care for all basic tools and equipment needed for job assignments, and drives vehicle to various job sites. Performs duties associated with working in native and open space areas including weed control and wildlife habitat duties. Performs other related duties as assigned. About You Our ideal candidate: Experience performing manual labor in the construction, landscape, public works, airline, airport, or similar industries. Willing to work nights, evenings, weekends, and holidays. Drive for continuous learning, and the opportunity to promote. Enjoys working outside in a collaborate team environment. We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Education requirement: None Experience Requirement: One (1) year of experience performing unskilled labor work Education/Experience Equivalency: None License/Certifications: Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application Possession of a Colorado Commercial Driver's License (CDL "B") with appropriate endorsements by the end of probation. License(s) must be kept current as a condition of employment. FBI Background Check: FBI criminal background check is required for all positions at Denver International Airport (DEN). Employees are also required to report any felony convictions and/or moving violations to maintain this clearance and be eligible for continued employment. By position, a pre-employment physical/drug test may be required. Shift Work / Snow Duties / Emergency Incidents: this position does require shift work as DEN is a 24/7/365 operation (includes nights, weekends and holidays). Mandatory extended/additional shifts can be required. Additionally, this position is required to work mandatory snow duties, which vary and can include nights, weekends and holidays. About Everything Else Job Profile CJ2041 Utility Worker II To view the full job profile including position specifications, physical demands, and probationary period, click here . Position Type Unlimited Position Salary Range $18.53 - $27.05 Starting Pay $18.53 Agency Denver International Airport The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law. For information about right to work, click here for English or here for Spanish.