Highway Operator IV – Paver

Application Deadline: 9/25/2020
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Chippewa County is accepting applications for a vacant Operator IV – Paver position within the Highway Department. The job duties of the Operator IV – Paver include the ability to use a variety of heavy equipment for the construction and maintenance of roads and bridges. Winter maintenance activities will be required for this position.

Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or GED equivalent required. Minimum three (3) years’ experience in heavy equipment operation on a routine basis required. Must be able to operate a variety of equipment relating to construction and maintenance of roads and bridges. Road maintenance experience preferred. Class A CDL without restrictions E and L required. N-Tanker Endorsement required within six (6) months from date of hire. MSHA certification for work in mines preferred. Visit www.co.chippewa.wi.us to view the full position description and other job requirements.

Starting Wage: $22.50 – $24.30 per hour depending on qualifications plus an excellent fringe benefit package. Maximum Wage: $30.38 per hour.

Benefits: Health insurance options offered through Security Health Plan include a high deductible plan option ($2,000 for an individual and $4,000 for a family) with $0 premiums! Wisconsin Retirement System pension! Dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending, accident insurance and disability insurance offered. Generous PTO program of 7.09 hours of PTO earned per pay period (26 pay periods in a year). For more information on Chippewa County’s benefits visit our website at https://www.co.chippewa.wi.us/government/administration/human-resources-division/employee-benefits.

Applications will only be accepted through the online application process at www.co.chippewa.wi.us under Career Opportunities. Applications must be submitted electronically by Friday, September 25, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. Application materials received after that date and time will not be considered. EOE.