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Heavy Equipment Operator I

Posting Date: 8/31/17
Department: Public Works
Division: Sanitary Sewer
Pay Minimum: $10.439 hourly
Pay Maximum: $12.493 hourly
Work Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Description

DUTIES:  Clean and unstop sewer lines; locate and excavate sewer lines; backfill jobs upon completion.  Construct and rebuild manholes; report sewage overflow to immediate supervisor.  Perform a variety of semi-skilled maintenance work.  Operate assigned heavy power driven equipment.  Learn the location of various streets and roadways within the city. May work evenings and weekends as required by staffing shortages or emergency situations.   Perform other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Three years of maintenance experience equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by training in the maintenance trade. Possession of Class (A) Commercial license with tanker’s endorsement. MUST HAVE COMMERCIAL LICENSE AND DOT  MEDICAL CERTIFICATION TO BE CONSIDERED.

 

RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT FOR CITY EMPLOYEES: Within six (6) months from date of employment, must establish residence within the City of Jackson.

 

PRIOR TO EMPLOYMENT, APPLICANT RECOMMENDED FOR EMPLOYMENT SHALL BE REQUIRED TO SUCCESSFULLY PASS A URINALYSIS AND/OR BLOOD TEST TO SCREEN FOR ALCOHOL AND/OR DRUG ABUSE.





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