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JOB OPENING

Job Position EQUIPMENT OPERATOR 1
Department PUBLIC WORKS
Salary / Classification $16.55 / PER HOUR
GRADE 12, NON-EXEMPT, BARGAINING, FULL TIME, FULL BENEFITS
Opening Date April 5, 2017
Closing Date Open Until Filled

SUMMARY

Operates a variety of specialized equipment and performs varied semi-skilled and skilled routine manual work to maintain and repair the County road system. Participates in major repair and construction projects and performs other duties as required.

EXAMPLES OF JOB DUTIES

• Operates an eight to ten cubic yard dump truck or smaller truck in hauling hot and cold mix, sand, gravel and other materials for use in road maintenance and construction work
• Plows snow and sands icy roads with truck mounted snowplow and sander
• Performs other related duties as assigned


LICENSES, CERTIFICATES, AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

• High school diploma, or G.E.D., and at least one year of truck and/or equipment operation experience, preferably in road maintenance or related field; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge and ability to perform the job.
• Valid Washington State Driver’s License with C.D.L. Class A endorsement with Tank Vehicle Endorsement.
• Valid First Aid and CPR Card.
• Valid Flagging Card (Ability to obtain within six (6) Months).
• Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and physical.
• Current abstract of driving record.
• Eligibility for coverage under the County’s insurance carrier based on successful completion of a criminal history background check.


APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Please email cover letter, resume, and Franklin County Application Form to hr@co.franklin.wa.us or submit to:

Franklin County Human Resources
1016 N 4th Avenue
Pasco, WA 99301
(509) 546-5813

APPLICATION FORM

Full Job Description
Franklin County Application Form


Selection based on qualifications, interview, background check and drug screening.
Equal employement opportunity / affirmative action employer