CITY OF ANKENY Equipment Operator in ANKENY, Iowa

The City of Ankeny is accepting applications for the full-time position of Equipment Operator in the Public Works department. Duties include: Maintains and repairs streets, alleys, roadways, landscape areas, right-of-ways, signage and parking areas including patching, paving, replacing and removing curbs and sidewalks, filling cracks, and debris removal. Participates in maintenance work such as pruning trees and brush, mowing, landscaping, snow plowing, ice control, chemical application and cleaning streets. Must have high school diploma or equivalent and three years of related work experience in the operation of light, medium, and heavy construction and maintenance equipment. Ability to obtain and maintain a Commercial Driveris License (CDL) issued by the State of Iowa. Post offer physical and drug screen required.Starting salary is $43,891 annually; $21.101/hr. plus overtime and excellent benefits. Applications must be received online no later than August 18, 2017. A written exam will be administered to all qualified applicants on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at the Ankeny Fire Department classroom, 120 NW Ash Drive.