Equipment Operator I, II, or III

  • CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Aug 30, 2020
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades Public Works
  • Salary: $14.89 - $25.40 Hourly USD

Job Description

Description

This position is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of light, medium, and/or heavy-sized construction equipment to include routine servicing, preventative maintenance, and possible assistance in repair of assigned equipment. Position designation and salary dependent upon applicant's experience, skill level, and other job specific qualifications.

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I - HIRING HOURLY RANGE: 14.89 - $20.26
EQUIPMENT OPERATOR II - HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $16.68 - $22.69
EQUIPMENT OPERATOR III - HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $18.67 - $25.40


APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled.


Duties and Responsibilities

Duties include: driving/operating tandem and/or small trucks, smalland large bulldozers, backhoes, front-end loaders, sidearm tractor, small farm tractor, vacuum sweeper, fuel or lube truck, hydraulic excavator, motor grader (fine grade), tractor trucks, tractor-trailer (lowboy), compaction equipment, etc. Helping to construct and maintain County roads; drainage canals, ditches; installing drainage pipes, maintaining and clearing right-of-ways, assisting with the herbicide application program, along with various construction projects. Work is performed according to orders and instructions from supervisor and accepted trade practices.


Minimum Qualifications

Requires high school diploma (or GED) supplemented by a minimum one year to four years of work experience in the operation of medium, heavy, and complex construction equipment required for different operator position levels. Must have valid SC Driver's License and clean driving record.Must obtain a valid SC Commercial Driver's License ( CDL ) Class A within six (6) months of employment.Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map