Operator 2- Highway

Application Deadline: 2024-07-31
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Purpose of Position: This position is responsible for operating heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner. Heavy equipment may include screed, paver, front-end loaders, excavator, dozers, graders, asphalt compactors, crushing equipment, pickup sweeper, equipment mover, shouldering machine, chip spreader and other pieces of equipment.

Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and two to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of proper operation and routine maintenance of heavy-duty equipment which could be gained in 2 to 3 years of practical work experience in a highway maintenance environment. Know and observe State speed and weight limit regulations and highway laws. Knowledge of geographic locations of highways, roads, and townships within Pierce County. Valid CDL Drivers License is required.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with working with a Asphalt Roller.

This position is a FT 40 hours per week position (4-10 hour days Monday- Thursday. April 1st- October 31st). Expected starting Salary $25.61-$27.05 per per hour (Depending of qualifications ) plus fringe benefits.


Deadline Note: Application is Open Until Filled.