Cecil County Solid Waste Division seeks a Heavy Equipment Operator 2 with a minimum starting hourly rate of $17.72. (Grade 112N) Position operates a variety of heavy construction equipment in operating and maintaining the landfill, transfer stations, and associated recycling facilities. Position reports to Supervisor (Solid Waste) for direction and general supervision.
Duties: Operates Class A and B wheeled vehicles, such as dump trucks and roll-off trucks in on- and off-road applications. Operates light and heavy equipment including, but not limited to, backhoes, rubber-tired loaders, forklifts, skid steer loaders, tractors, articulated dump trucks, tracked loaders, bulldozers, landfill compactors, tracked excavators, tub grinders, and windrow turners. Performs operator-level maintenance on assigned vehicles and equipment; prepares and maintains records of vehicle and equipment condition and use. Directs job site operations; trains less experienced equipment operators; prepares daily reports of labor, equipment, and materials used. Performs manual labor in the maintenance and repair of solid waste and recycling facilities and infrastructure. Performs other duties as instructed and assigned.
Application procedure: Please go to www.ccgov.org to complete an application/ submit a resume.
Cecil County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, political affiliation, or handicap. EOE/AA/ADA.
Position requirements: High School Diploma or GED preferred; completion of 8th grade and the ability to read, write and follow directions required; Three (3) or more years’ experience in the operation of heavy construction equipment; solid waste management experience preferred. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and work as a member of a team.
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