Driver Operator W/Class A CDL – DRAINAGE

Public Works | $12.36 per hour/$25,708.80 annually + benefits | Open From: Jan 2, 2019 - Until Filled

Job Description


  • High school diploma or equivalent, valid Mississippi Class “A” Commercial Driver’s License, and Social Security card
  • Considerable experience and knowledge in proper operation of all types of heavy equipment (such as large tractors and backhoes) and small equipment
  • Considerable experience and knowledge of procedures to maintain vehicles and equipment
  • Ability to supervise hoppers and to work as a team member with other employees
  • Ability to work in all types weather conditions
  • Ability to lift weight in excess of 50 pounds
  • Ability to meet specified or required deadlines
  • Ability to make decisions within specified time restraints
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously with frequent interruptions
  • Any other duties as needed and assigned
  • 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/finger


Applicant must provide the following documents to Human Resources, 401 North 5th Avenue (3rd Floor City Hall) Room 302:

  • WIN Job Center referral
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Social Security Card
  • Valid Mississippi Class “A” Commercial Driver’s License

Fine Print

The City of Laurel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, the City of Laurel prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.