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Location: City of Manhattan | Manhattan, KS | FIRE | FIRE/TECHNICAL SERVI/PUBL
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FIRE HYDRANT MAINTENANCE  (Seasonal Full-Time)                                      Starting: $9.50 to $10.50 / hr DOQ

Position Purpose:  To contribute to the public health and fire protection by ensuring that all City water hydrants are clear of obstructions and flowing properly with adequate and appropriate water volume. In addition to flowing hydrants, and general observation and maintenance, the incumbent also maintains a database identifying flow pressures and locations of the City’s hydrants.

Requirements:  Must be at least 18 years of age, possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.

Closing Date:  Open until filled