Employment Opportunities

Town of Chilhowie – Employment Opportunity

Public Works Position - Town of Chilhowie

The Town of Chilhowie is accepting applications for full time position of Public Works Operator in the Department of Public Works.  Under the direction of the Director of Public Works or subordinates, duties will include a variety of maintenance, repair and replacement activities relating to the Town's water and sewer system, storm water, streets, parks, buildings and grounds, etc. Experience with, or the ability to learn, the operation of trucks, backhoes, tractors, mowers or similar equipment is needed.  Beginning hourly wage is around $14.00 with equipment experience and /or Commercial Driver's License and around $13.25 with general maintenance experience.  An attractive benefit package includes yearly merit increase evaluations, cost of living increases, Virginia Retirement System benefits paid 95% by the Town, Anthem Insurance for both both medical and dental for single /family coverages at 80% paid by Town, paid Town Holidays, vacation and sick leave.  Applications on a Town application form, and any other supporting material, are to be turned into the Chilhowie Town Hall, 325 East Lee Highway.  The position is opened until filled.  Town application forms can be found at www.chilhowie.org or picked up at the Town Hall.  The Town of Chilhowie is an equal employment opportunity employer.