City Seeks Applications for Laborer and Clerk Typist


We are currently seeking a Laborer to join our Public Works Department.
  • Job Title: Laborer 
  • Department: Public Works
  • Salary: $1,086.50 Bi-Weekly (Laborer 1) 

Under the general supervision and direction of the Public Works Director and/or Right-Of-Way Supervisor, the Laborer will be responsible for a wide variety of task, such as assisting in the maintenance and repair of city owned streets, parks, property, grounds and facilities.
  • Knowledge of material commonly used in construction, maintenance and repair activities as related to assigned areas;
  • Thorough knowledge of occupational hazards and safety standards and practices applicable to work being done;
  • Good knowledge of the utilization and care of materials and equipment used;
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the public.
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We are currently seeking a Clerk Typist to join our Police Department.
  • Job Title: Clerk Typist
  • Department: Police Department 
  • Salary: $1,086.50 Bi-Weekly (Clerk Typist 1)

The City of Covington is currently accepting applications to create an eligibility list for Clerk Typist. The eligibility list established will be used to fill a Clerk Typist opening within the Police Department.

The Clerk Typist position requires clerical duties of average difficulty. Good telephone etiquette is a must. Must have good knowledge of English grammar, spelling, sentence structure, punctuation and standard business vocabulary. Personal computer skills, including basic knowledge of word processing software is necessary. Knowledge of general office practices and procedures, including but not limited to receptionist duties.

All applications must be completed on-line. Applications will be accepted until Friday, August 17, 2018.

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The City of Covington fully and actively supports equal opportunity employment for qualified candidates regardless of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or disability. Female and Minority Candidates are encouraged to apply.