Equipment Operator/Transportation Specialist

  • Oklahoma State Department of Health
  • Carter, Oklahoma
  • Sep 20, 2021
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades Public Works Transportation or Transit
  • Salary: Up to $37,000.00 based on education and experience. USD

Job Description

Introduction



The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. The mission of the Department of Health is to promote, protect and improve the health of all Oklahomans through strategies that focus on preventing disease and injuries.
OSDH is seeking a full time Equipment Operator/Transportation Specialist providing support Carter County Health Department. This is an unclassified position (PIN 34004079) in state government. Duty station will be determined upon hire. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Package , including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents . For more information about the benefit allowance [ click here ] . The annual salary for this position is up to $37,000.00 based on education and experience.

Position Description:
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities involving the operation of various types of equipment or machinery in performing various maintenance or construction activities, or in completing other functions involving the use of equipment or machinery. Duties include, but are not limited to:
The functions within this job family will vary by level, but may include the following:
•Drives trucks and buses to transport materials, trash, merchandise, equipment and/or employees; may load and unload truck assisted by others; makes minor mechanical repairs and keeps the truck clean and in good working order; lubricates the moving parts or wearing surfaces of mechanical equipment.
•Supervises and participates in the servicing, upkeep and repair of equipment operated; moves equipment from one job to another this includes knowing all functions of the mobile clinic trailer and working with manufacturer and service staff to ensure good working order or repairs as needed.
•Will assist clinic staff with set up and tack down of equipment.
•Ensures the location for set up is stable and appropriate for trailer specifications.
•Will assist with patient flow and operational components of mobile clinic services as it relates to trailer use and patient flow.
•Maintains records on maintenance and works with state/local personnel to schedule service and repair needs for the trailer, cars, trucks and vans.
•Assists local staff with daily operational support needs as assigned by supervisor
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping, lifting, bending, pushing, and reaching. Ability to physically stand for several hours with good mobility (for reaching into vehicles). Applicants must be willing to perform all job-related travel associated with this position. Work includes duties performed outdoors in varying temperatures and conditions. A valid driver's license is required. Use of N-95 respirator is required.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping, lifting, bending, pushing, and reaching. Ability to physically stand for several hours with good mobility (for reaching into vehicles). Applicants must be willing to perform all job-related travel associated with this position. Work includes duties performed outdoors in varying temperatures and conditions. A valid driver's license is required. Use of N-95 respirator is required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of six months of experience in the operation of trucks and light equipment or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

NOTES

REQUIREMENTS:
If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.

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Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.


Conclusion

Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.


Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

Carter, Oklahoma United States View Map