Street Department Equipment Operator Job opening - Alliance state Ohio ( Job openings )
Alliance , state Ohio
( By Press Release office)
2022-03-07T00:00 - 2022-04-06T00:00 | 14 | 2
ALLIANCE STREET DEPARTMENT
The City of Alliance anticipates an opening for an Equipment Operator in the Street Department. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be physically fit to do all duties assigned. In addition, the applicant must have a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) or those who have a Class B or do not hold a CDL must be able to obtain Class A once hired.
Applicant shall have experience in operating heavy maintenance machinery and a good knowledge of all the principals of street maintenance. Skill in the operation of equipment and construction tools is necessary. Experience is preferred but not necessary.
Applications and a job description are available at the Mayor's Office, 504 East Main Street. Applications will be accepted until
Thursday, March 17, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.
The City of Alliance is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Mike Dreger, Safety Service Director
STREET DEPARTMENT EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
Perform tasks necessary to carry out the duties of the street department, which are primarily to perform snow and ice control on city streets and alleys, maintain road surfaces and their associated drainage, clean city streets, collect leaves, maintain traffic directions (road markings and signs), maintain the department's equipment and facilities, and to otherwise maintain public right of ways. Also assists other city departments as needed.
EXAMPLES OF JOB ASSIGNMENTS
Employees in this position are expected to carry out job assignments that range in normal description from highly skilled to labor. Examples include plowing snow, applying salt, grading road and drainage surfaces, painting road markings and installing storm sewers; as well as shoveling asphalt, cleaning equipment, or sweeping floors. Employees are expected to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
Must be physically fit to do all duties assigned. Must be able to:
Rake and shovel asphalt, dirt, sand, and gravel
Easily climb up into all equipment
Pick up items from the ground and place on to a truck weighing up to 50 pounds
Have range of movement and peripheral vision to operate all equipment safely and easily.
Applicant must be a high school graduate, able to read and write well and have the interpersonal skills to function effectively as part of a team. Applicant must have a Commercial Driver's License Class A. If applicant holds a Class B CDL or does not hold a CDL one must be obtained upon hire.
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Employees in this position must be able to properly and efficiently operate any of the department's tools and equipment, including but not limited to the following: backhoes, loader, roller, sweeper, grader, paint striper, crack sealing kettle, tractor, dump truck, plows, spreaders, air compressor, jack hammer, street drill, post driver, cutting torch, cutoff saw, movers, ditcher, rototiller, hammer, sledge hammer, wrenches, impact tools, screw drivers, grease gun, shovels, rakes, drills, saws, spray gun, weed eaters, chains saws, pruning shears, hedge trimmers.
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