Water Department General Laborer

Company Name Quonset Development Corporation
Location North Kingstown
Date Posted July 17, 2022
Job Type Full-time


This position performs various semi-skilled and unskilled tasks in the operation and maintenance of the water treatment facilities.

  • Assistance is also required in loading and unloading and moving supplies and equipment, chemicals, etc.
  • The incumbent assists in removing and reinstalling process equipment.
  • The incumbent performs cleaning, painting, and other building maintenance.
  • The incumbent drives plant vehicles on and off-site as required.
  • General labor functions of excavating, grass cutting, snow removal, manhole clearing, litter and debris removal from grounds are also required.
  • The incumbent performs general and heavy labor as required in the maintenance and general housekeeping functions: and other related tasks assigned by the Superintendent or Supervisor.

Requirements The incumbent must have the ability to understand and execute written and oral instructions in the English language.  Also required is the general knowledge of the standard practices, materials, tools and processes involved in trades related to general building and grounds maintenance, the operation of mechanical equipment, and a working knowledge of the use of common tools and materials. The incumbent must have a high school degree or equivalent. The incumbent must possess a valid Rhode Island driver’s license.

Salary will depend on experience and licenses. Hourly rate between $22-$25 per hour.

Please submit resume and qualifications to:

Water Department General Laborer Selection Committee Quonset Development Corporation 95 Cripe Street North Kingstown, RI  02852 Fax (401) 268-9885 or e-mail: employment@quonset.com


No phone calls please.

QDC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that values diversity.  Registered with the Department of Homeland Security as an E-Verify Employer