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Neighborhood Caretaker Alert
Response Center

Citizens can use the Neighborhood Caretaker Alert (NCA) form to anonymously notify the City of issues or concerns.  The NCA form is available in paper form only at City Hall, 139 S. Kirkwood Road; at the Kirkwood Community Center, 111 S. Geyer Road; at the Kirkwood Public Library, 140 E. Jefferson Avenue; and at ALL THREE Fire Houses (137 W. Argonne, 11804 Big Bend, and 1321 W. Essex).  If you have completed a form previously, you can find the results of your anonymous Neighborhood Caretaker Alert form here - click on the link and then enter your form number:

http://w5.kirkwoodmo.org/nca


All Aboard: the City Blog

The City of Kirkwood is BLOGGING!  Join us in the conversation at ALL ABOARD, the City's new blog.  Read cool stuff, and leave a comment or a question!

What's a blog?  Well, it's short for Web Log or Weblog (with the first two letters deleted), which means it's a log or diary about what's going on in the City.  It's less formal in its approach and style, but more interactive!  That means we hope you'll get involved by sending a comment on something you've read on the blog, or by posing a question.

We're glad you're here, and we hope you enjoy the ride!


Water Distribution System Worker

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Primary responsibility is for the repair and maintenance of water mains, valves, and fire hydrants.  Backfills excavations and installs temporary pavement repairs.  Landscapes and restores lawns to original condition.  Locates water mains, service lines, and valves using pipeline location instruments and metal detectors.   Responsible for pouring concrete, sewer pipeline repair, operating various heavy equipment, and assisting with maintenance of pump station equipment and water meters.

REQUIREMENTS:  Knowledge of the materials and experience with methods and equipment used in repair and replacement of water mains, valves, and fire hydrants.  Ability to operate a variety of heavy machinery and equipment used in the repair and replacement of water mains, valves, and fire hydrants.  Ability to use GIS mapping tools.  Must have the ability to carry out oral and written instructions.  Valid Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) required.  Available and willing to work significant amounts of unscheduled and scheduled overtime when necessary.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:  Outdoor working environment in all weather conditions.

SALARY:  $36,499 per year, plus excellent benefits. 

Position is open until filled.

TO APPLY:  Complete and submit the City's online employment application here.  A paper application can also be picked up at Kirkwood City Hall, 139 S. Kirkwood Road, during normal business hours. To request a paper application be mailed, emailed, or faxed to you, please call 314-984-6975. Mail paper applications to:

City of Kirkwood
Attn Human Resources - WTR
139 S. Kirkwood Road
Kirkwood, MO  63122


PERSONS REQUIRING AN ACCOMMODATION TO APPLY FOR A JOB OPENING
SHOULD CONTACT HUMAN RESOURCES AT 314-822-5809.

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HE CITY OF KIRKWOOD IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER