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Equipment Operator - Marana, AZ (ID: 318268)

Title Equipment Operator
Type Public Works - Operations
Date Posted 2018-12-08
City / Organization Marana, AZ
Website Click Here for the Position Listing
Town of Marana

Marana is the fastest growing community in Southern Arizona and the 2nd largest municipality in Pima County.  The Town was recently recognized as one of the ten most successful cities in Arizona.  Marana lies approximately 20 minutes northwest of downtown Tucson and 75 minutes southeast of Phoenix.  The Town makes its decisions based on a Strategic Plan that has five focus areas: Commerce, Community, Heritage, Innovation and Recreation.

Marana's standards are high. We are an organization of excellence and have developed four Cultural Value Statements that provide the guidelines for how we work together.  Our Cultural Values are: Dedicated Service, Respect, Teamwork and Engaged Innovation.

Position Description

The Town of Marana is seeking an Equipment Operator to work in the Public Works Department.  This is a full-time position and an exciting opportunity for someone interested in having a direct impact on the Town's infrastructure.

Hiring Range: $17.84 - $21.86

Examples of Duties


  • Perform general street maintenance which includes grading of roadways, grading of shoulders, culvert repair and maintenance, street sweeping, drainage channel maintenance, bridge de-icing, and mowing
  • May perform general street maintenance which includes removing and replacing concrete and/ or asphalt, patching potholes, and sealing cracks. (Note: This occurs when assisting asphalt and concrete crews)
  • Operates a variety of trucks and heavy equipment in accordance with all safety regulations and procedure: belly dump, flatbed trailer, 10 wheel dump truck, kick broom, grader, loader, backhoe, gannon box, steel roller, rubber roller, etc.
  • Inspects, cleans and performs routine maintenance work on trucks and equipment
  • Completes required daily logs and enters reports
  • Identifies and reports mechanical problems
  • Tracks and manages materials and supplies
  • Opportunity to participate with on call program


Minimum Qualifications


  • High school diploma or equivalency
  • Over three years' experience in the road maintenance, construction, or related field operating heavy equipment
  • Must possess an Arizona (Class A) commercial driver license with tanker and passenger endorsements
    • Or - Must possess an Arizona (Class B) commercial driver license and obtain an Arizona (Class A) commercial driver license with tanker and passenger endorsements within 6 months of employment.
  • Must pass a pre-employment physical and a 50 pound lift test
  • Ability to pass both the Town of Marana background check and a motor vehicle records check
  • Equipment transport - transport, haul and/or drive equipment
  • Vac Truck experience - storm drainage system cleaning
  • Surveying experience - shoot grade
  • Computer base work-order experience
An equivalent combination of education and relevant experience that provides the desired knowledge, skills & abilities to successfully perform essential functions maybe considered.

If you meet the minimum requirements, submit a completed Town of Marana application which can be supplemented with a resume and cover letter. Candidates are responsible for verifying receipt of materials. Applications must be submitted by applying online at and following the employment link.  All status updates will be sent via email through the applicant tracking system.
Job posting will remain open until a sufficient number of applicants have met the minimum requirements and have been scheduled for interviews.  A first review date of applications will be conducted on December 28, 2018.
Each applicant must complete the supplemental questionnaire as a part of the application screening and selection process. The responses provided must be able to be verified from the information included within the application. The information you provide will be reviewed and used to determine your eligibility to move forward in the selection process. Incomplete responses, false statements, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process.

11555 West Civic Center Drive
Marana, AZ 85653
ph (520) 382-1900  /  fx (520) 382-3500
Human Resource Staff Contact
Loren Churchman /520.382.1934/

Job Post Expiration Date   January 26, 2019

    All jobs posted are considered open until filled and may close at anytime except as stated in the Job Description. .