City of Deltona
  • 16-Jul-2021 to Until Filled (MST)
  • Public Works
  • Deltona, FL, USA
  • Full Time

Heavy Equipment Operator

ISSUE DATE: 07/16/2021
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
ELIGIBILITY: Internal & External
LOCATION: Storm Water

One (1) Regular Full-Time Non-Exempt Vacancy

Anticipated Hiring Range: $16.16 - $20.20

If you have any issues with the application system please contact Workbright's customer service department at (844) 458-0173

DEFINITION: The purpose of this job/class within the organization is to safely operate and maintain the heavy equipment to support City facility maintenance operations.This job/class works under close supervision according to set procedures

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (Not all inclusive): Operates heavy equipment including clam truck, hydraulic excavator, backhoes, front-end loader, asphalt patch truck, and bulldozers or other equipment in support of citywide maintenance and construction activities. Transports required equipment to the job site; assists in the loading and unloading of materials and equipment transported to the work site. Flushes drain pipes, cleans drain basins, cleans sewer lines, and jets through pipes; operates pumps of various sizes. Assists other departments in scheduled and emergency operations and all other requested work within safe operation of the equipment. Consults procedural documentation including vehicle manuals and maintenance manuals to ensure work is performed correctly. Maintains records including vehicle maintenance and gas receipts to document actions taken. Conducts routine minor maintenance of vehicles/equipment; maintains vehicles and equipment in a neat, clean and orderly fashion.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Requires High School graduation or GED equivalent supplemented by specialized courses/training equivalent to completion of one year of college in heavy equipment maintenance or operations or closely related field. Requires six months experience in heavy equipment operations or closely related experience.

Please upload all required licenses and your High School Diploma/GED equivalent with your application prior to posting closing through the resume tab.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Requires a Class A commercial driver's license, with air brakes and tanker endorsement required or must be obtained within 6 months of hire. Position is subject to being "on call" and working after normal City work hours as well as on weekends and holidays.

BENEFITS: Full City benefits to include Florida Retirement System, paid employee health/dental, accrued vacation, sick leave, and more.

Veteran Preference in appointment will be given to those eligible.
In order to be eligible for Veteran Preference you must furnish a Department of Defense document, commonly known as form DD-214 (Member 4 Copy recommended) or military discharge papers, or equivalent certification from the DVA, listing military status, dates of service and discharge type PRIOR TO CLOSING DATE OF THE JOB POSTING. Please redact social security number and date of birth information from all documents submitted.
In addition, the disabled veteran shall also furnish a document from the Department of Defense, the DVA, or the Department certifying that the veteran has a service-connected disability
If you require an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application/selection process, you must notify the Human Resources Department at 386-878-8750 at least 48 hours (excluding weekends and holidays) prior to the meeting or activity.
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