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Public Works Department

Job Title:

CDL Driver

Date Requested:

September 1, 2022

Date Needed:



$15.00 per hour (starting pay)
$20.47 per hour (after probationary period)

Job Requirements:

  • Must have valid CDL license
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Able to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Able to legally operate all departmental vehicles
  • Able to perform basic maintenance of large trucks
  • Knowledge of city streets and alleys
  • Knowledge pf departmental operations and safety rules and regulations
  • Required to join union in 30 days – probationary period is 90 days
  • Will be on call for emergency weather conditions

Job Duties:

  • Able to work in all weather conditions
  • Responsible for light maintenance of truck
  • Performs other duties as required
Hiring will be done in accordance with Hammond City Ordinance #8620 as it pertains to the residency requirement.
Position will be posted internally from September 1, 2022 thru September 8, 2022. If the position is not filled internally it will be held open for external applications an additional ten (10) days. The position will remain posted until filled or no more than 10 days.