LAKE CHARLES, LA: Are you or is someone you know looking for a full-time career with awesome benefits? Then look no further, because the city of Lake Charles is hiring full-time positions.

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The positions offer benefits including health insurance, retirement, paid holidays, paid annual leave, and paid sick leave.

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The City of Lake Charles is looking for full-time:

CRIMINAL ASSISTANT

Individual is responsible for making ready legal court criminal documents, having all records prepared for prosecuting purposes, evaluate possible problems with files, contact persons to correct or obtain additional information for prosecution, and assist the public with problems.

FINANCE

Our Finance Department is looking for temporary employees (will work 29 hours or less) for their office. Main duties include scanning, organizing, filing, and field work. Prior office experience is preferred.

RECREATION AND PARKS

Our Recreation Department has employment opportunities for those interested in serving their community. This position is perfect for college students looking to work primarily on evenings and weekends. This position will assist with youth and adult sports leagues, weekend parks programming, and other Recreation and Parks events, camps, or sports leagues.

PUBLIC WORKS/VEHICLE MAINTENANCE - AUTO MECHANIC I

This position is responsible for general mechanical work. Duties include repair and maintenance of automobiles, trucks, tractors, and equipment. Must possess a valid CDL.

PUBLIC WORKS/WASTEWATER - PLANT MECHANIC III

Individual performs skilled and specialized mechanical work under general supervision. General duties include performing mechanical tasks in plants including cleaning, lubricating, calibrating, and other repairs, performing regular inspections and preventative maintenance of pumps, motors, valves, meters, chemical feeders, filters, and sewer lift stations.

TRAFFIC - TRADES WORKER

Individual is responsible for duties of a semi-skilled level under general supervision. General duties include use of power and hand tools, and operation and maintenance of machinery, including jack hammers, power saws and tapping machines. Must possess a valid Louisiana Driver's License. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.

 

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LARGE EQUIPMENT OPERATORS

Must have CDL license and past driving or operating experience.  Positions open driving transit buses (requires passenger endorsements), solid waste rear-end loader, side loaders, cherry pickers, dump trucks, etc.

GENERAL MAINTENANCE WORKERS

Individual is responsible for manual labor of an unskilled and semi-skilled nature under general supervision. General duties include: Loading, unloading and carrying  sand, gravel, pipe, lumber, furniture, etc.; operating small equipment and hand tools, maintaining grass, shrubs and trees around the city, as well as cleaning and picking up trash around public buildings.  Must be able to understand and follow simple oral instructions and have the ability to operate and maintain general cleaning equipment. Must have a valid Louisiana Driver’s License.

 

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TRADES WORKERS

Individual is responsible for duties of a semi-skilled level under general supervision. General duties include: electrical work such as, wiring, replacing fuses and bulbs, and conduit work; use of power and hand tools, and operation and maintenance of machinery, including jack hammers, power saws and tapping machines. Also assisting in installation and repair of water and wastewater lines, sealing pipes, and installing fire hydrants; dig out, grade and fill ditches and potholes. Must have knowledge of tools and equipment necessary to perform the job, as well as, the ability to carry out and understand oral and written instructions. Must have valid Louisiana Driver’s License.

Interested candidates may obtain an application from the 2nd floor of City Hall, 326 Pujo St, Lake Charles LA 70602, or email resumes to wgoodwin@cityoflc.us.

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You can also submit your application online by clicking here.

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