The Town of Foster is seeking qualified individuals to perform sanding / salting / snow plowing and removal duties for the 2019-2020 winter storm season. Individuals will be on-call 24/7 for snow event operations.
Drivers will be operating town-owned vehicles and equipment. All applicants must have a valid RI Driver's License, a clean driving record, be able to pass a mandatory drug test, and pass a BCI (background criminal investigation check). A CDL (Commercial Driver's License) is preferred but not necessary. Qualified candidates should have a high school diploma or GED, and a minimum of six (6) months experience with sanding / salting / snow plowing and removal.
This position requires the ability to drive and operate equipment during winter storm events which may be of lengthy duration. The pay rate is $18.00 per hour for CDL drivers and $15.00 per hour for non-CDL drivers. This is a per diem seasonal position with the Foster Dept. of Public Works. Pay is for hours worked only.
Applications can be obtained at the Foster Town Hall, 181 Howard Hill Road, Foster, RI. Deadline to submit applications is October 25, 2019.