EQUIPMENT OPERATOR II W/CDL

Drainage Division of Public Works, City of Laurel, MS. | $12.98 per hour/$26,994.24 annually + benefits | Open From: Nov 20, 2019 - Until Filled

Job Description

▪ Considerable experience and knowledge in proper operation of heavy equipment (such as large tractors and backhoes) and small equipment
▪ Considerable experience and knowledge of procedures to maintain vehicles and equipment
▪ Knowledge and ability to work with concrete
▪ Ability to work well alone or as a team member with other employees
▪ Ability to meet specified or required deadlines
▪ Ability to make decisions within specified time restraints
▪ Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously with frequent interruptions
▪ Must be able to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects weighting up to 50 pounds
▪ Ability to bend, stoop, crouch frequently
▪ Must be capable of extending the hands and arms in any direction; handling, seizing, holding, grasping, turning, or otherwise working with the hands/fingers
▪ Performing other duties as directed

Requirements

▪ High school diploma or GED, Social Security card, and Valid Mississippi Class A Commercial Driver’s License
▪ Knowledge and ability to operate all types of equipment plus small and hand tools
▪ Knowledge and ability to maintain vehicles and equipment
▪ Ability to lift in excess of fifty (50) pounds
▪ Ability to bend, stand, and kneel for extended periods
▪ Ability to work in all types of weather conditions
▪ Considerable experience and knowledge in proper operation of heavy equipment (such as large tractors and backhoes) and small equipment
▪ Considerable experience and knowledge of procedures to maintain vehicles and equipment
▪ Knowledge and ability to work with concrete
▪ Ability to work well alone or as a team member with other employees
▪ Ability to meet specified or required deadlines
▪ Ability to make decisions within specified time restraints
▪ Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously with frequent interruptions
▪ Must be able to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects weighting up to 50 pounds
▪ Ability to bend, stoop, crouch frequently
▪ Must be capable of extending the hands and arms in any direction; handling, seizing, holding, grasping, turning, or otherwise working with the hands/fingers
▪ Performing other duties as directed

Fine Print

✓ WIN Job Center referral

✓ High School Diploma or Equivalent

✓ Valid Mississippi Class “A” Commercial Driver’s License

✓ Social Security Card