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The City of Parma currently has an open position in public works. Stop by City Hall for application or on the website under forms.

City of Parma

Public Works Employee Job Description


The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.  These statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  This position will be an entry level position.  At the minimum, a high school diploma or similar General Education Degree is required.


This position will require a high degree of physical labor, knowledge of a wide range of tools and specialty equipment, and current Idaho Driver’s license with the understanding that an Idaho Commercial Driver’s License will also be needed.


The successful candidate will either hold or work towards a Wastewater Treatment 1 and Collections 1 certificates as well as Public Water System Treatment 1 and Distribution 2 Certificates.  For more information regarding licenses, contact the Bureau of Occupational Licenses through the State of Idaho.


In addition, the successful candidate will assist in the maintenance of equipment and grounds related to the sewer and water departments, roads, parks, recreation (swimming pool), airport, and general shop maintenance.  Also, the candidate will be required to be on call evenings for one week and one weekend every four weeks.


A major component of this job will be to learn and understand the location, reading, and maintenance of water meters.


Salary will be commissariat with experience and certificates already earned and held.


As part of the application process, please go to to download an application form.  The application can be found under resources and forms.