Service Worker I - Street

  • City of Boerne
  • 447 N. Main Street, Boerne, Texas
  • Sep 13, 2023
Full Time Public Works
  • Salary: 18.25 USD

Job Description


SALARY: Hourly: $18.25

General Job Description

Assists with maintenance of city streets, sidewalks, curbs, and drainage systems, using light equipment and hand tools; maintains, plants, and trims grass, trees, and brush; performs traffic control at work sites; and assists with performing minor repairs on equipment.

Duties & Responsibility
  • Assists with maintenance of streets, sidewalks, gutters, and curbs by using overlays, cement, reinforcing steel, asphalt, sand, gravel, and patching compound.
  • Assists with installation, repair, and maintenance of drainage pipes, catch basins, bridges, and related components.
  • Tamps, packs, and levels dirt, asphalt, or other materials during pothole repair, reconstructing road shoulders, and crack sealing.
  • Operates light equipment and hand tools, such as tractors, mowers, chainsaws, picks, etc.
  • Sets up barricades at work sites to warn traffic of hazardous areas.
  • Maintains, plants, and/or trims grass, trees, and brush, including use of chainsaw and/or other light equipment.
  • Operates brush chipper, feeding trees and brush into machine and ensuring safe operation.
  • Loads, transports, and unloads necessary materials for assigned projects.
  • Assists with performing minor repairs on equipment.
  • Collects brush and debris and loads onto truck.
  • May assist with concrete application and with form building for same.
  • May assist other personnel in painting street signs, curbs, and stripes on roads.
  • Serves as essential emergency personnel when required.
  • Regular and prompt attendance is an essential function of the position.

City of Boerne Values
  • Work product models established corporate culture in conformance with City’s stated values.
  • Integrity: We adhere to and demonstrate the highest ethical standards.
  • Service: We improve our community and better people’s lives.
  • Respect: We value every person, our community and heritage, and our environment.
  • Excellence: We perform at the highest level.
  • Collaboration: We cooperate to achieve the best outcomes.

Education & Training

Sufficient education to read and write or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required

Knowledge of: methods, practices, material, and equipment used in street and drainage system maintenance; and use and care of tools and specialized equipment.

Skill/Ability to: understand and follow instructions; learn to operate standard maintenance equipment; applying safety standards to prevent hazards; tolerate outside working conditions, including exposure to adverse weather conditions; and establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and the public.

Safety/Physical Requirements: Heavy. Tasks involve bending, lifting, walking, carrying, and using a force equal to ninety (90) pounds.

Certifications & Licenses Required

Appropriate Texas Driver’s License.


Employee Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability paid by City of Boerne 100% and other paid benefits.

The City of Boerne is an equal opportunity employer

Closing Date/Time: 2023-12-11

Base Pay


Job Address

447 N. Main Street, Boerne, Texas 78006 United States View Map