Current Opportunities

Title Crew Worker (Part-Time)
Salary $7.50 to $10.50 Hr
Location Exposition Center
Job Information

POSITION SUMMARY:

Cleans facilities and performs set up and tear down of events.  Provides minimal supervision to Crew Worker I and contract staff.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Cleans facility floors, bleachers, tables, chairs, bathrooms, parking lot, and landscaped areas.
  • Set up and tear down of event equipment such as staging, panels, tables, and chairs.
  • Operate equipment including, but not limited to, forklift, tractor, bobcat, dump truck, water truck, sweeper, and buffer.
  • Change over facility between events.
  • Attend work consistently and punctually.
  • Work appropriately with others.
  • Work well with supervision receiving instructions / feedback, coaching / counseling and / or action / discipline.
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures of Somervell County.

 

ADDITIONAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Other duties as assigned.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Possession of a valid Texas Driver’s license.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos;
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization;
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals;

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Minimal – Standing, climbing, and overhead reaching.

Moderate – Kneeling / squatting, reaching, driving, and fork lift / other heavy machinery operation.

Extensive – Standing, bending / stooping, pushing / pulling, walking, climbing, grasping / squeezing, wrist flexion / extension, and hand tool use / manual and power.

Moving – 51 to 75 lbs.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS:

Extensive – Extreme cold, extreme heat, noise, vibration, exposure to dust / gas / fumes / steam / chemicals, work outdoors, walking on uneven ground, work at heights, working around moving machinery, and protective equipment required.

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Title Utility Tradesman / Seasonal
Salary $10.50 HR
Location Road & Bridge
Job Information

THIS POSITION WILL TERMINATE ON NOVEMBER 30TH.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Performs brush cutting, mowing, weed-eating, trash pick up, and general landscape duties.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Cut brush utilizing a chain saw, pole saw, pruner and/or hand saw to rid parks and county right-of-ways of brush for public safety and to maintain beauty of county properties.
  • Mow and weed eat utilizing tractors, brush-hogs, zero-turn mowers, riding lawn mowers and/or push mowers and weed-eaters in parks and county right-of-ways to manage growth for public safety and assist in fire prevention and spread.
  • Pick up trash in parks and county right-of-ways for public safety and beautification.
  • Attend work consistently and punctually.
  • Work appropriately with others.
  • Work well with supervision receiving instructions/feedback, coaching/counseling and/or action/discipline.
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures of Somervell County.

 

ADDITIONAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Other duties as assigned.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Possess and maintain a valid Texas Driver’s License.
  • Reading and comprehension skills sufficient to understand and interpret policies and procedures.
  • Ability to understand and comprehend verbal directions and communicate orally with supervisor and co-workers.

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Knowledge of tractors and mowers.
  • Knowledge of lawn care maintenance to include proper use of weed eaters, pole saws, and chain saws.
  • Knowledge of lawn care.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Minimal – Sitting, pushing/pulling, kneeling/squatting, and climbing.

Moderate – Standing, bending/stooping, wrist flexion/extension, reaching, overhead reaching, driving; and use of manual/power hand tools and fork lift/heavy machinery.

Extensive – Walking, grasping/squeezing, and use of mower, weed eater, edger, blower, chain saw and pole saw.

Moving – 26 to 50 lbs.

 

 

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS:

Minimal Exposure – Extreme cold and working at heights.

Moderate Exposure – Noise, vibration, and dust/gas/fumes/steam/chemicals.

Extensive Exposure – Extreme heat, unsheltered work outdoors, uneven ground, moving machinery, and requirement for use of protective equipment.

 

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Title Secretarial Pool (As Needed)
Salary 7.25 to 10.00 DOE
Location Somervell County Departments
Job Information

JOB TITLE:                Secretarial Pool (Part-Time)                          EFFECTIVE: September, 2011

SUPERVISOR:           Human Resource Director                              STATUS:        Non-Exempt

DEPARTMENT:        Somervell County Offices                              GRADE:         N/A

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under general supervision, performs a variety of clerical duties as well as provides information to callers and walk-in visitors.  Works in various county offices on an on call, as-needed basis.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Assist the public in person or by telephone by taking or providing information.
  • Sort, copy, distribute, fax and file paperwork.
  • Work appropriately with others.
  • Work well with supervision receiving instructions/feedback, coaching/counseling and/or action/discipline.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures of Somervell County.

ADDITIONAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform computer work using Word, Excel or proprietary database.
  • Other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Minimal – Walking, climbing, grasping/squeezing, wrist flexion/extension, reaching, overhead reaching, and manual hand tool use.

Moderate – Standing, kneeling/squatting, pushing/pulling, and bending/stooping.

Extensive – Sitting.

Lifting/Carrying – 11 to 25 lbs.

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS:

Not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

 

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