Equipment Operator III

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Sep 24, 2022
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades Public Works
  • Salary: $21.53 - $29.29 Hourly USD

Job Description


The Collections division of Charleston County Environmental Management is seeking a self-motivated, team-oriented individual for this highly complex and responsible position operating heavy commercial trucks and equipment. The regular work schedule of this position is four 10-hour days a week: Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. * Schedule is subject to change with prior notice.

HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $21.53 - $29.29


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Safe and efficient operations of recycling and waste collections heavy equipment including, but not limited to, roll off trucks, grapple trucks, and rear loaders.
  • Load and transport refuse, containers and compactors to designated recycling and/or disposal facilities.
  • Daily completion of pre-trip and post-trip Daily Vehicle Inspection Reports (DVIRs) to ensure equipment is in proper working order and maintenance issues are addressed quickly.
  • Routine servicing and light maintenance of assigned equipment

Minimum Qualifications

  • Position requires a high school diploma (or GED)
  • Four (4) years experience in the operation of complex motor equipment and/or commercial trucks.
  • Applicants must possess a valid SC Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class B. Class A CDL is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to lift 60 pounds
  • Ability to read maps, route sheets and/or use GPS navigating devices.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Flexibility to work shifts and/or additional hours as needed.
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Job Address

Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map