HRSD is doing continuous recruitment for this vacancy throughout our service area which includes both the Southside and Peninsula. (Virginia Beach and Newport News) If you are selected to move forward in the process, we will ask your preferred work center location within our service area. There is also the possibility you would start in one location in that area and would need to move to another position when a specific vacancy occurs.
This position has been classified as hard to fill. New hires for this position will receive a $2,000 hiring bonus (paid in two installments, $1,000 in the first paycheck and $1,000 in the paycheck following successful completion of the six-month probationary period. The bonus will be subject to appropriate taxes. New hires will also receive 80 hours of paid time off (PTO) in their leave bank on their first check.
The Interceptor Assistant:
Performs manual and semi-skilled labor, housekeeping and groundskeeping activities for HRSD pumping stations, force mains lines, maintenance centers, and other HRSD property.
High school diploma or GED highly desirable. Must high school diploma or GED to advance to Apprentice level. Should be able to read and write plainly.
Some experience in performing semi-skilled maintenance or construction tasks.
3. Special Licenses
Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license from state of residence.
4.Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Must be able to follow instructions, procedures, and schedules.
HRSD is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. HRSD does not discriminate against individuals in employment on the basis of race, sex, including sexual orientation, pregnancy, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, engaging in protected activity or any additional protected characteristics recognized by federal, state and local law.
HRSD is a Drug Free Workplace.