General Helper - Automotive
Company: Oakland County
Posted on: November 17, 2022
$15.23 - $20.62 Hourly
This classification is specific to up-lifting which is the
installation of police equipment such as push bumpers, light bar's
and siren's and other such item's.
Under close supervision, performs entry-level unskilled manual
work. May perform the following tasks depending upon the assigned
division: custodial work involved with cleaning offices; carries,
loads and unloads materials and equipment; digs, shovels and rakes
grounds; cleans work sites, sewers, drains and catch basins;
assists in the preparation of food and cleans kitchen and dining
areas; feeds and cares for animals in the animal shelter and keeps
cages and equipment clean; assists higher level employees in
building alterations and repairs; performs duties involved with the
receiving and releasing of bodies from the County morgue; pumps gas
and changes tires; or performs other routine unskilled work as
assigned. Is alert to hazards and follows department safety and
emergency procedures. Periodically patrols assigned buildings.
Checks for any signs of unauthorized entry, or immediate hazards,
and reports any problems to the appropriate authorities. May be
scheduled for a day, afternoon or midnight shift, including
weekends and holidays.
After successful completion of a six (6) month probationary period,
General Helpers are promoted to a higher level classification such
as Animal Shelter Attendant, Custodial Worker I, Maintenance
Laborer, Parks Helper, Groundskeeper I and/or Parks Maintenance
Aide, depending upon the assigned division.
Applications will be rejected if the following information is not
provided at the time of application:
- Thoroughly documented work history
- The application is incomplete in ANY capacity
- Valid Driver's License NumberAt the time of application,
1. Have passed their 18th birthday; OR be at least 16 years old and
a high school graduate; OR have completed the state requirements
for the General Educational Development Test (GED); OR be an
emancipated minor.2. Pass the complete examination, including the
employment medical established for this classification.NOTE: A
valid United States motor vehicle operator's or chauffeur's license
will be required for certain positions. Out of Country driver's
license holders will be required to obtain the appropriate valid
State of Michigan driver's license before the hire date. 3.
Successfully complete the six month probationary period. Work
You are required to include your work experience in the Work
Experience Section of your NEOGOV application. If you have
previously included work history on a resume you must transfer your
work history into the Work Experience Section prior to applying.
Attached resumes will not be reviewed or considered. Please review
the job posting, specifically the purpose of the position and the
minimum qualifications, prior to answering the work experience
question; and note that only related work experience will be
considered. NOTE: Provide full detail in the employment history
section noting the skills, experience and hours worked per week
pertaining to the minimum qualifications.
1. Must maintain a valid United States motor vehicle operator's or
chauffeur's license (for positions which require driving).
2. WITHIN CHILDREN'S VILLAGE
Applicants for positions at Children's Village will not be
considered if they have been convicted of either of the
a. Child Abuse or Neglect b. A felony involving harm or threatened
harm to an individual within the 10 years immediately preceding the
date of hire.
Before beginning employment, candidates will be required to provide
Children's Village with documentation from the Michigan Department
of Human Services (previously called Family Independence Agency)
that they have not been named in a central registry case as the
perpetrator of child abuse or child neglect. In addition,
applicants being considered for hire will be asked to sign a form
authorizing Children's Village to request and receive a criminal
history check in accordance with the privacy act of 1974.
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