Equipment Operator (400) — Full Time — Solid Waste - Landfill
Hiring Salary: $10.19 - $13.86/Hr
REQ #: 8894 — 1 Position(s)
Posted Date: 8/13/2013 Reposted Date: 10/29/2013 Closing Date: 12/11/2013
Hours: Various days and hours. Mandatory overtime is required.
Maintain Landfill by operating heavy equipment and trucks, including, but not limited to: landfill compactor, scraper, and dozer; blade spreading and compacting solid wastes; and excavating and hauling cover materials. Maintain proper operations of the vehicle by performing minor maintenance repairs including adding fuel, fluids, grease, and oil; cleaning; tightening bolts and screws; checking for leaks; and inspecting vehicle for safety. Keep work place and yard clean and orderly. Provide information to the public regarding solid waste. Perform other related duties as assigned. Must follow city and departmental policies and procedures. Exposed to extreme heat, cold, rain, humidity, wetness, hazardous chemicals, insects, dust, poisonous plants, unpleasant smells, fumes, traffic hazards, and physical stress from exertion. Some incumbents may have contact with buried electric, phone, or television cable lines. This position follows DOT guidelines.
Drivers License: Valid Class C Texas DL
Education: Level of knowledge equivalent to less than high school. Must have the ability to read.
Experience: Two years experience operating light or heavy equipment required.
Certifications: No certifications required.
Testing: No testing required.
Physical Demands: Medium
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