The City of Sunnyvale is seeking two (2) Maintenance Worker 2 for the Environmental Services Department Water and Sewer Systems Division to perform a broad range of duties in the basic construction and maintenance trades. Incumbents generally work as a member of a crew, but may be given independent assignments and may, under direction, lead a small crew of trainees or temporary workers and assist with training. Incumbents are subject to call-back for after hour emergencies. Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent, six months of experience performing duties comparable to those of the City’s Maintenance Worker I classification.
Completion of the Entry Level Driver Training (ELDT) requirements for a commercial driver’s license (CDL) and possession of a valid California Class B driver's license with tanker endorsements is required within the probationary period. Continued maintenance of a valid California Class B driver’s license with tanker endorsements and a safe driving record is required through the duration of employment.
The City of Sunnyvale will cover the training costs for the Entry Level Driver Training requirements needed to obtain a commercial driver's license.
The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a city application, responses to the required supplemental questions. The final filing date is December 7, 2023, by 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click Jobs.
Salary: $35.10 - $44.80
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Recognized as the “Heart of Silicon Valley,” Sunnyvale, with a population of approximately 156,317, is the fifth largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area and the second largest in Santa Clara County Sunnyvale was incorporated in 1912 and has transformed from an agricultural community to a center for the defense industry and the current nexus of research, development, and manufacturing that created Silicon Valley. Sunnyvale is home to notable companies such as Amazon Lab126, Apple, Bloom Energy, Fortinet, Google, Intuitive Surgical, LinkedIn, Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Mercedes Benz Research and Development, NASA Ames Research Center, NetApp, Twitter, and Walmart Labs. The draw of working in this dynamic community swells the City’s daytime workforce to 230,000.
Sunnyvale is located in the spectacular San Francisco Bay Area. The San Jose, Oakland, and San Francisco international airports are easily accessible. The area is home to many museums, theaters, concert halls, and art galleries, as well as numerous professional sports teams.
In addition to its ideal location, Sunnyvale is also recognized for its park system and public recreation facilities, including eighteen prize-winning parks, two golf courses, fifty-one tennis courts, six public swimming pools, and a state of the art Community Center. The Baylands Park provides over seventy acres of developed parkland offering recreation activities, scenic pathways, and picnic areas for families. A wide variety of cultural and artistic events take place within the City, including the annual Art & Wine Festival, the Summer Wednesday Night Music Series, Jazz & Beyond Music Series, Hands on the Arts children’s art fair, a weekly year-round farmer’s market, and downtown holiday events. Additionally, the historic downtown business district is a vibrant commercial and entertainment hub.
Four school districts serve Sunnyvale, with twenty-six public and private schools. Sunnyvale includes its own community college campus: Foothill Sunnyvale. Stanford University, Santa Clara University, San Jose State University, two University of California campuses, and several community colleges are nearby.