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Full Time Maintenance Mechanic I or Maintenance II

The City of South Sioux City has one full-time opening in the Public Works Department.  Valid driver's license required, CDL preferred but must obtain within 6 months of hire.  Successful candidate must meet residency requirements. Employment applications and job descriptions are available upon request at City Hall in South Sioux City, 1615 1st Avenue, South Sioux City, NE, or online   Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  The City of South Sioux City is an EOE, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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Meter Reader - part time

Reports To:  City Clerk


To read water consumption meters and record volume used by residential and commercial customers.


  1. Reads and accurately records meter readings on residential and commercial customers.
  2. Inspects meters and connections for defects, damage, and unauthorized connections. Indicates irregularities on forms for necessary action by Service Technicians.  Writes up work orders.
  3. Turns electric service off or notifies customers for nonpayment of charges. Turns electric service on for new occupants.
  4. Acts as a runner for the City Administrator and Mayor’s office as needed.
  5. Communicates with the public in a tactful and courteous manner.
  6. Assists in administration office as needed.
  7. Performs other duties as assigned.


Needs ability to read and write, and do routine math.  Must be able to follow instructions.  Needs good communication skills.  Ability to acquire computer skills regarding hand held units, word processing and spreadsheets.  Must possess a valid Driver’s License.  Ability to work outside in all types of climate and tolerate dogs/pets.  Must be able to walk long distances in all types of weather conditions while carrying equipment.  Must be able to lift 10-50 pounds on occasion.

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