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Heavy Equipment Operator

Chattahoochee Hills

Posted: Jan. 26, 2018

End Date: Feb. 28, 2018

Heavy Equipment Operator


Application Deadline:  Open Until Filled

Location: City of Chattahoochee Hills

Length: Full-Time Position

Rate: Non-exempt Position – Hiring pay rate depends upon qualifications and experience.


The City is accepting applications for a Heavy Equipment Operator within the Public Works and Parks Department to operate light and medium-sized equipment and perform manual work functions associated with construction, maintenance and repair of city streets/roads, drainage systems, right-of-way areas, parking lots, parks, recreation facilities, grounds areas, or other area of assignment. Emphasis in on the operation of trucks, tractors, and other equipment where driving and maneuvering the vehicle constitutes the majority of the work required to complete tasks; incumbents may occasionally operate equipment at higher levels, but not as their primary work function. Motor grader experience in grading and ditching gravel roads, experience in other heavy equipment operation, small equipment/engine maintenance and repair a plus.  Must have a minimum of four (2) years operating heavy equipment and obtain a CDL (Minimum class B) within the first 120 days of employment.
No guarantee of shift is made to candidates for this position and on-call and after-hours work may be required.  Candidates must meet the minimum qualifications as follows:
High school diploma or GED; must possess the ability to learn and use skills relating to the function of public works and parks operations; or any equivalent combination of education, specialized training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position. 

Applications can be downloaded from wwww.chatthillsga.us and submitted to the attention of Dana Wicher at dana.wicher@chatthillsga.us or mailed or in person to 6505 Rico Road, Chatt Hills, GA  30268.
Candidates will be required to submit to a pre-employment drug test. The City of Chattahoochee Hills is an Equal Opportunity Employer.