Job Openings

Vacancy Announcement for a City of Thompson Falls Public Works Crew Person 


Closing date for Applications: June 15, 2018 


Start date: Approx: July 9, 2018 


Salary: Starting $15.05 per hour DOE plus benefits 


Minimum Qualifications 


A. Graduation from High School or GED equivalent 

B. Four years of experience relating to construction, maintenance, repair, or any equivalent combination of education and experience. 

C. Skill in operating of some of the listed tools and equipment in the job description. 

D. Considerable knowledge of equipment, facilities, material, methods and procedures used in maintenance, construction and repair activities. 

E. Ability to perform heavy manual tasks for extended periods of time, work safely, communicate verbally and in writing, establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other departments and the public. Ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions. 


Special Consideration given for applicant with any of the following: CDL, with air brake and tanker endorsements, 3B water, 3A water, and 3C wastewater, State of Montana Certifications and NSPF Certified Pool Operator Certification. 


See job description for duties, responsivities, tools and equipment used, physical demands, and work environment. 


City of Thompson Falls Employment Application or Job Service Employment Application, Resume, 2 letters of reference, and hand written answers to the 2 following essay questions ( not to exceed 250 words) needed to be summited for the application to be considered complete. 


Question 1.  Why is this a good time for you to seek employment as a Public Works Crew Person with the City of Thompson Falls? 


Question 2.   Explain your experience in dealing with the public and how would you handle a very irate person that has just had their sewer line malfunction? 


The City of Thompson Falls is an equal opportunity employer and reasonable accommodation will be made for applicants with disabilities.