A city worker’s resume needs to be written in a manner that best describes relevant experience with special focus on skills.

We suggest that you put in information such as tools and equipment that a city worker can handle along with the physical dexterity and qualifications that best describe the job duties.

The following template will show you how to write a resume for city worker position.



City Worker Resume Sample


Edgar Nelson

6635 Hogan Way, Moorestown, NJ 08883
(909) 029-9999, Email

OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position as a City Worker at the City of Moorestown using  maintenance experience to make a significant difference to the city.

• Over 6 years’ experience as a City Worker for the City of Hillsborough in New Jersey
• Highly skilled in providing maintenance services on the city level
• Proficient in performing carpentry lay out work
• In depth knowledge of operating construction and maintenance equipment

• Headed the team that transformed the city from a rush hour wielding town to an organized place by ensuring all construction work was completed well before deadline
• Outstanding crew supervisor of the year award for Advance Academy #33
• Obtained x3 Distinguished Fire Siege Award – 2012


City of Hillsborough, Moorestown, NJ                                        June 2010 – Present
City Worker

• Repair and patch streets by spreading asphalt
• Manage roadside shoulders and weed where needed
• Place pick sticks on roadside shoulders
• Paint and stencil traffic markings and light poles
• Maintain and clean equipments used
• Install and repair all traffic and road signs

Republic Services – Salem, OR                                            May 2007 – June 2010
General Laborer

• Cleaned up work areas
• Fueled vehicles and equipment
• Managed and directed traffic
• Sanitized track on track type equipment
• Performed yard work such as mowing and paper pick up
• Operated general site vehicles
• Performed painting and janitorial work
• Installed temporary wind fences
• Maintained office such as minor repairs and changing light bulbs

Diploma: Salem High School, Moorestown, NJ – 2007

• Demonstrated ability to operate jackhammers and painting equipments
• Profound ability to operate construction and maintenance equipment such as trucks and tractors
• Proven ability to operate striping machine
• Good ability to prioritize work
• Excellent organization skills