Heavy Equipment Operator I / Water & Sewer

$35,516 yearly
  • ACCGov
  • Athens, GA, USA
  • Mar 13, 2023
Full time Utilities Water Wastewater

Job Description

PURPOSE & JOB RELATED REQUIREMENTS:

REPORTS TO: Construction and Maintenance Supervisor
FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt
CLASSIFICATION: Personnel System - Requires satisfactory completion of a six month probationary period.
PAY GRADE: 111
SAFETY SENSITIVE: Yes - CDL; Subject to random drug testing per the Athens-Clarke County Drug and Alcohol Ordinance.

Purpose of Job 
The purpose of this job is to operate equipment and perform manual work functions associated with construction and maintenance of water/sewer service lines. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, operating/maintaining equipment; transporting materials and equipment; performing laboring activities; installing, repairing, and maintaining water/sewer mains, lines and associated functions; and performing additional tasks as assigned.

Job Related Requirements 

WORK SCHEDULE:  
Normal work schedule: Monday - Thursday or Tuesday - Friday, 7:00 am - 5:30 pm. (10 Hour shifts) Subject to call back 24 hours/day, 7 days/ week. 

May be required to work on religious holidays.

Regular and predictable attendance is required.

Must work cooperatively with others.

When requirements include vehicle operation, responsible for the safety, readiness and operation of the vehicle and must abide by ACC's safe driving policy. 

MINIMUM TRAINING & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

High school diploma or equivalent required; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position. 

Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Georgia Department of Transportation Flagging certification within six months of employment. 

Must possess a valid driver's license. 

Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Georgia Commercial Driver's License within six months of employment. 

One year of experience involving construction, equipment operation, and maintenance labor (or related) preferred.

 

For more information and to apply visit: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/athensclarke.

Job # 2022- U067