Heavy Equipment Operator

The City of Visalia Public Works Department is recruiting for Heavy Equipment Operator to work in the Wastewater Collection Division. Monthly Salary: $3,807-$4,786 EXAMPLES OF JOB DUTIES:  Operates heavy construction equipment such as backhoes, motor graders, grading tractors and front-end loaders for a variety of construction, maintenance and repair operations involving streets, sidewalks, curbs, gutters and flood control channels. Performs preventive maintenance and minor repairs on equipment and reports the need for major repairs. Performs additional construction and maintenance tasks such as concrete work, truck driving, asphalt rolling, service installation and sewer trench repair when equipment is not in use. Responds to emergencies or after hours calls. Assists in visually inspecting job sites and determining maintenance needs. Sets-up a job site ensuring the use of basic safety rules and proper techniques. Assists in the laying and rolling of asphalt paving. Performs related duties as required. REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:  Two (2) years of journey level experience in the operation of heavy construction equipment for roadway construction and maintenance. Specialized training in the operation of heavy construction equipment. Possession of or ability to obtain a valid Class A California Driver's by time of appointment. Tanker endorsements must be obtained within three months of hire date. For more information and application materials visit our website at www.visalia.city under Jobs in the City. Application filing deadline is Monday, March 26, 2018 at 5pm. Visalia TimesDelta. Keywords: Heavy Equipment Operator, Location: Visalia, CA - 93291
City of Visalia
Full time
Visalia, California 93291, US