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phone (502) 348-5947 ext.2223

Career Opportunities

Open Positions 

The City of Bardstown is looking for a qualified individual to fill the full-time position of Sanitation Truck Driver in our Sanitation department. Some of the job duties include:

  1. Operates sanitation truck on assigned daily routes.
  2. Observes posted speed limits and other laws, regulations, and safety precautions regarding vehicle.
  3. Assists in the collection of refuse.
  4. Performs minor repairs on collection vehicle and assures major repairs receive immediate correction.
  5. Assists in cleaning and sanitizing collection vehicle.
  6. Accepts customer complaints and attends to their disposition.
  7. May perform other unrelated duties in Department.

REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED. Must possess a Class B CDL license. Class A preferred but not required.

SALARY: 
Salary is based on qualifications and experience.

BENEFITS:
The City offers a competitive benefits package that includes health insurance, paid vacation, personal days, and retirement contributions. Must be able to pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical and drug test.

DEADLINE TO APPLY:
4:30 on Friday, November 1st 2019.

Download an Application

Send completed application and resume to HR Director Greg Ashworth (gashworth@bardstowncable.net) or drop it off at City Hall, Attn: Greg Ashworth, 220 N. Fifth Street, Bardstown, KY 

QUESTIONS?
Contact Greg Ashworth (502) 348-5947

 


Water Plant Maintenance Specialist

The City of Bardstown is looking for a qualified individual to fill the full-time position of Water Plant Maintenance Specialist. Some of the job duties include:

  1. Performs maintenance, including preventive maintenance, on water plant, distribution tanks, and pumping stations.

  2. Makes repairs and/or adjustments as necessary; forwards major repairs and/or equipment needs to superiors.

  3. Supervises subordinate employees who assist with maintenance duties.

  4. Assists in the daily operation and maintenance of the water plant in compliance with established procedures and standards and federal, state and local laws and ordinances.

  5. Inspects pumps, charts, gauges, and meters on a scheduled basis.

  6. Adjusts chemicals in accordance with prescribed standards; collects water samples and performs laboratory tests or forwards water samples as required; prepares, records and forwards lab results.

  7. Assists in maintaining adequate inventory of parts, equipment, chemicals, tools, etc.

  8. Prepares and maintains accurate reports/records.

  9. Assists in maintaining and cleaning plant and grounds.

Qualifications:
Qualified applicants must have a combination of education and/or work experience that would allow them to perform the related duties. Class IV Water Plant Operators license preferred but not required. Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and drug test.

Salary:
Salary is based on qualifications and experience.

BENEFITS:
The City offers a competitive benefits package that includes health insurance, paid vacation, personal days, and retirement contributions. 

Deadline to Apply:
4:30 on Friday, October 25th 2019.

Download an Application

Send completed application and resume to HR Director Greg Ashworth (gashworth@bardstowncable.net) or drop it off at City Hall, Attn: Greg Ashworth, 220 N. Fifth Street, Bardstown, KY 

QUESTIONS?
Contact Greg Ashworth (502) 348-5947





Electrical Lineman

Under general supervision, performs construction, service and maintenance of underground and overhead circuits; performs as electrician for City Departments as needed; performs related duties as required. May direct the work of Apprentice Lineman and/or Groundman in the absence of Electric Superintendent.

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installs, services and maintains overhead and underground circuits, including power lines and circuits.
  • Runs services, sets poles, trims trees, etc.
  • Performs meter hook-ups and transformer change outs.
  • Assists in preparing and maintaining records and reports.
  • Assists in maintaining inventory of supplies, spare parts, tools and equipment.
  • Clears rights-of-way.
  • Operates heavy equipment assigned to Division safely and efficiently.
  • Detects malfunctions in equipment and makes minor repairs; recommends major repairs to superiors.
  • Performs preventive maintenance duties on equipment; cleans and properly stores equipment and tools after use.
  • Assists other Departments/Divisions with electrical work as requested.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Graduation from high school or equivalent (GED).
  • Promotion from Apprentice Lineman to Electric Lineman I after 3+ years experience as an apprentice lineman, or equivalent.

Special Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of federal, state and local laws, administrative regulations and ordinances reference installation, repair and maintenance of electrical systems.
  • Knowledge of equipment, materials, methods and techniques used in the service and maintenance of electrical utility systems.
  • Knowledge of work hazards and applicable safety precautions associated with equipment, vehicles, tools and procedures; ability to comply with established safety standards.

Abilities:

  • Ability to climb poles and work from hooks.
  • Ability to work at varying heights, either on poles or in bucket, for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to operate motorized equipment.
  • Ability to detect mechanical problems and make minor repairs.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with officers, employees and the general public.
  • Possess mechanical aptitude, manual dexterity and good physical condition.

Physical Requirements of the Job: 
Work involves sitting, standing, stooping, walking and climbing; must lift light objects weighing more than 25 pounds as a job requirement; must use pole climbers and bucket truck; must not be afraid of height; must be able to work outdoors in inclement weather for extended periods of time; must drive and operate vehicles and equipment assigned to Division; exposed to high places, confined spaces, and using stairs and ladders.

Special Licensing Requirements: 
Must possess and maintain a valid commercial drivers license.

Availability: 
Must be able to respond to calls in emergency situations at all hours. May be required to perform stand-by duties. May be required to work scheduled overtime.

Additional Requirements: 
Must participate in mandatory drug and alcohol testing in order to maintain commercial drivers license.

Job Type:
Full-time

Salary:
$48,000.00 to $58,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • repairing and maintaining electrical systems: 2 years (Required)
  • climbing equipment or structures to access work areas: 1 year (Required)
  • local electric safety codes and procedures : 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

License:

  • CDL (Required)

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance



Download an Application

Send completed application and resume to HR Director Greg Ashworth (gashworth@bardstowncable.net)

Questions?
Contact Greg Ashworth (502) 348-5947

The City of Bardstown is an Equal Opportunity Employer