General Laborer/Equipment Operator

$17.57 - $25.10 hourly
  • City of Westland
  • May 12, 2022
Full time General Labor

Job Description

Notice is given that the City of Westland shall conduct Civil Service testing to create a list of qualified applicants for filling any current & future laborer positions.  Qualified individuals must submit a City application and resume to determine eligibility.


  • Commercial Driver’s License with A & N endorsement preferred or obtained within six (6) months from date of hire  (training provided)
  • High School diploma or GED equivalency
  • Certificate (25-48 credit hours resulting in certificate), or Associate’s degree in any skilled trades preferred; or the equivalent education and/or work experience. 
  • Work is performed primarily outdoors and in all types of weather. 
  • Must be able to work overtime, including nights, weekends and holidays.

 Competitive pay and comprehensive benefits package; see AFSCME Local 1602 Collective Bargaining Agreement on the Personnel Department page at for more information. 

For placement on the Civil Service Eligibility List, only the top 75 applicants who successfully pass the written test will move onto the oral interview portion of the process.


Submit a resume with your phone number & email address to:
City of Westland, Personnel Department
36300 Warren Road
Westland, MI 48185-2298
Email to or fax to (734) 422-1214.

Applications accepted through June 10, 2022. EOE