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Utilities Maintenance Worker

Public Works
Job Type
Salary Range
$26,613 - $39,320

The City of Whiteville is seeking to fill the position of Utilities Maintenance Worker.  This position performs a variety of responsible unskilled, semi-skilled, and skilled maintenance, repair, and construction work on water and sewer lines and appurtenances.   Also involves operating a variety of tools and light and medium equipment to build, repair, and replace section of water and sewer lines.  Employees are subject to working in both inside and outside environments, in extreme hot and cold weather, and exposure to various hazards such as loud noises, vibration, moving mechanical parts, electrical current, chemicals, fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, poor ventilation, and oils.   Employees are also subject to working in water or sew pipes and manholes; work around raw sewage is also subject to the final standards of OSHA on bloodborn pathogens.  Employees are also subject to on-call and callback work.

This person must possess a minimum of a valid Class B North Carolina Commercial driver’s license with tanker endorsements.  Any combination of education and experience equivalent to ability to read and write and some experience in semi-skilled maintenance or construction work, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities, is required.  If you are a proactive person and want to be part of a professional team and growing organization, this could be the right place for you!

Please complete the City of Whiteville’s online application at  If you need more information, please call (910) 642-8046, ext. 1009, send an email to Human Resources Director at, or visit our website at

The deadline for submitting applications for this position is 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 2, 2023.

The City is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.