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phone (502) 348-5947 ext.2223

Career Opportunities

Heavy Equipment Operator/Foreman
The City of Bardstown is looking for a qualified individual to fill the full-time position of Heavy Equipment Operator/Foreman in our Public Works department.

Job Duties

  • Provides guidance to less experienced maintenance operators and serves as the on-site authority for maintenance issues.
  • Monitors the day-to-day activities of maintenance operators including guidance, quality checking, onboarding, and training.
  • Prepares equipment for daily operations and transports heavy materials worksite.
  • Operates heavy equipment used in the construction and maintenance of City public works projects.
  • Participates in the construction, maintenance and cleanliness of City infrastructure including streets, roads, water distribution lines, sewer collection lines, bridges, sidewalks, alleys, storm sewers, culverts, manholes, drainage ditches, street signs, barricades, etc.
  • Participates in the construction and maintenance of City pathways (i.e. streets, signage, alleys, sidewalks, roads, etc.) including paving/patching streets, spreading gravel, sweeping, yard waste removal, ice/snow removal, and making & installing street signage & traffic control.
  • Interacts with customers, both internal and external, ensuring customers are serviced in a professional and timely manner. Reports customer complaints to proper authority for investigation and disposition.
  • Collaborates with internal and external partners on special projects as assigned.
  • Participates in professional development activities (i.e. meetings, seminars, conferences, etc.) to improve and remain abreast of professional & legislative advancements & innovations.
Minimum Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Class A commercial drivers license
  • Valid class III water distribution license
  • Valid class III sewer collection license
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check, physical, and drug test.
Salary and Benefits
Beginning salary range is $61,000 - $91,000 a year based on qualifications. The city offers a competitive benefits package that includes state retirement contributions, health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, paid vacation, paid personal days, life insurance etc.


Download Application

Deadline to Apply: 4:30 on Friday, June 3rd, 2022.
Submit application to City Hall, Attn: Greg Ashworth, 220 N. Fifth Street, Bardstown, KY 40004 or you can email your applicatio
ns to careers@bardstowncable.net

The City of Bardstown is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Water Plant Operator
The City of Bardstown is looking for a qualified individual to fill the full-time positions of Water
Plant Operator I, II, III, IV/Operator Trainee.

Job Duties
1. Performs daily operation and maintenance duties at the water plant in compliance
with established procedures and standards and federal, state and local laws and
ordinances.
2. Inspects pumps, charts, gauges, and meters on a scheduled basis.
3. Adjusts chemicals in accordance with prescribed standards; collects samples and
performs laboratory tests or forwards to laboratories as required; prepares, records and
forwards lab results.
4. Prepares and maintains accurate reports/records.
5. Assists with servicing and performing preventive maintenance on plant and equipment;
makes minor repairs and/or adjustments to plant and equipment; forwards requests for
major repairs and/or equipment and tools to superiors.
6. Maintains and cleans plant and grounds.

Salary and Benefits
Salary is based on qualifications and experience.  The City offers a competitive benefits package that includes health, dental, and vision insurance. Paid life insurance. Paid vacation, and personal days. Tuition reimbursement. State retirement contributions.

Minimum Requirements
Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and drug test. Applicants must be able to work flexible
shifts.

Download Application


Submit application to City Hall, Attn: Greg Ashworth, 220 N. Fifth Street, Bardstown, KY 40004 or you can email your applications to careers@bardstowncable.net


The City of Bardstown is an Equal Opportunity Employer