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Seasonal Grounds Maintenance / METER READER

The Kitsap PUD invites applications for the position of:

An Equal Opportunity Employer

SALARY: $13.74/HR
SUMMER SCHEDULE: Tentative dates: April 3rd - July 28th, Mon-Fri: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM.

This position involves manual labor of various maintenance tasks requiring the use of tools, equipment, and the operation of light automotive equipment.


  • Assumes responsibility for all aspects of grounds maintenance, including mowing, edging, weed eating, and shrub removal.
  • Operates small power equipment including mowers, weed eaters and other associated equipment used in landscaping and grounds maintenance.
  • Reading of utility water meters.
  • Performs related work as required.


Training and Experience:
At least 18 years of age. High School Diploma or GED and one year experience in ground maintenance work is preferred. Position requires a valid Washington State Driver's License and a clean driving record. Applicants must have the ability to pass a background check and drug screening.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of tools and equipment used in grounds maintenance. Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions of laboring work. Physical strength and ability to perform manual labor.


Work Environment: 10% office or shop facility. 90% outside which may include driving.

Physical Requirements: The essential functions of the job require: sitting approximately one (1) hour per day, standing approximately two (2) hours per day, and walking approximately five (5) hours per day. The work requires frequent: bending, grasping, kneeling, pulling, pushing, reaching, repetitive motion, lifting/carrying of objects weighing up to 15 pounds, occasional lifting/carrying of objects weighing up to 50 pounds.

Driving Requirements: The work requires some driving of trucks. Possession of a valid Washington State Driver's License required.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

This position is open until filled.

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