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Equipment Operator II - Melbourne, FL (ID: 320003)
|Title||Equipment Operator II|
|Type||Public Works - Operations|
|City / Organization||Melbourne, FL|
|Website||Click Here for the Position Listing|
Under the close supervision of the Maintenance Crew Leader, performs limited semi-skilled manual labor using a variety of hand tools, power tools and equipment including the operation of dump trucks, backhoes, front end loaders, slope mowers, flail mowers, skid steer, concrete truck, asphalt truck and street sweeper. Once duties are learned, they are performed with independence. May require light truck operation, a variety of light, moderately heavy and medium to heavy equipment in the maintenance and repair of municipal streets, grounds and other City property as designated. More routine tasks are performed under general supervision with considerable independence and is subject to inspection while in progress and upon completion.
Examples of Duties
Operates a wide range of automotive vehicles and trucks, power and hand tools including but not limited to drills, chippers, mowers, weed eaters, edger's, clippers, chain saws, pole saws, demo saws, streets saws to make utility cuts and other related equipment used in municipal maintenance.
High school diploma or G.E.D. Experience in semi-skilled manual labor and the use and operation of heavy diesel or gasoline powered equipment and trucks. Position requires applicant to obtain and maintain a valid Florida Department of Transportation Approved Maintenance of Traffic Intermediate Certification by the end of the 6 month probationary period. Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Class "B" Commercial Driver's license with air brake endorsement. Applicants who possess an out of state driver's license must obtain the Florida license within 10 days of employment. Must have experience in the operation of a backhoe, loader and dump truck and pass a written and skills test. Applicant will be required to pass a skills test demonstrating the operation of a concrete truck, asphalt truck, skid steer, slope mower, flail mower, and street sweeper by the end of the 6 month probationary period.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES