JOB OPENING: Post
until September 13, 2019, 4:30 pm
Public Works-Heavy Equipment Operator- FULL TIME
SALARY RANGE: $16.50 – $17.50
general supervision, performs work of moderate difficulty in the operation of
motorized equipment and a variety of manual tasks in connection with such given
operations; performs related work as required.
of a High School Diploma or General Diploma Equivalent (GED).
of three (3) year’s operating light to heavy equipment as it related to roadway
equivalent combination of training and experience will be considered.
Driver’s license and safe driving record (requires a Class B license, prefer a
a variety of small and large motor vehicles and equipment (Gradall, grader,
dozer, chipper, tractor, excavator, etc.)
a variety of heavy manual work (e.g. construction and repair of sidewalks and
hand tools, cleans, sweeps, and performs basic maintenance tasks (e.g. cleans,
oils, fuels and greases equipment, etc.)
a variety of horticultural tasks (e.g. mowing, mulching, weed whacking, tree
and maintains emergency barricades at flooded areas or emergency sites.
as a flagger, as needed.
work assignments and schedules in the event of an emergency to participate in
emergency preparedness, response, and recovery activities as assigned.
required training for licensure and/or certification.
related duties as required or assigned.
Abilities & Knowledge:
and minor repair of equipment used in Public Works in all weather conditions.
repair and maintenance of equipment.
and execute oral and written directions.
work in a safe and timely manner in all weather conditions.
interpret and possibly write documents such as safety rules, operating and
projects and multiple priorities simultaneously.
compliance with applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and
up to fifty pounds without assistance, possibly more with assistance.
intensive manual labor in all weather conditions.
Post Offer Requirements:
q Post offer negative drug test (drug free workplace)
· Applications should be
obtained from Catoosa County
Administration Office, 800 LaFayette Street, Ringgold, GA. or from www.catoosa.com
· Catoosa County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.