FREMONT COUNTY Equipment Operator I & II in CANON CITY, Colorado

Position: Equipment Operator I & IIDUTIES: Operating and maintaining trucks with a capacity of more than three(3)tons to transport materials to and from specified destinations, andoperating other light trucks and equipment used in the maintenance of Countyroads. Operating and maintaining a wide variety of light and heavyequipment used in the maintenance and repair of the County roads and bridges.Operates heavy equipment utilized in digging and opening ditches, gradingshoulders and slopes. Operates asphalt equipment in road maintenance andrepair work. Operates mower to cut grass in County rights-of-way. Operatesheavy equipment in successive passes over terrain to raise or lower terrain tospecified grade following markings on grade stakes or hand signals.Greases, oils and performs minor repairs. Coordinates equipment actionswith on the ground crew member or other equipment operators using hand oraudio signals to ensure safety standards are met and adhered to. Ensures allequipment on the job site is working in tandem to each other. Inspects truckequipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil andwater. Services and makes minor repairs. Connects hydraulic hoses,belts, mechanical linkage or power takeoff shaft to tractor to provide powerto raise, lower or tilt attachment. Moves levers or turns valves to controltool bars, carriers and disks. Moves levers and depresses pedals tomaneuver tractor and raise, lower and tilt attachment to clearrights-of-way. Performs manual work including spreading gravel, patchingpotholes, repairing or replacing culverts, fences, cattle guards and signs.Requirements: Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from anaccredited two-year college or technical school; or six (6) months toone (1) year related experience and/or training; or equivalentcombination of education and experience. OPERATOR I can operate any four(4) of the following pieces of equipment proficiently: mower,grader, loader, large backhoe, track-hoe, low-boy trailer, largesteel roller, scraper, dozer, and screen plant.OPERATOR II can operate any eight (8) of the following pieces of equipmentproficiently: mower, grader, loader, large backhoe, track-hoe,low-boy trailer, large steel roller, scraper, dozer, and screen plant. In limited situations may serve as a trainer on equipment for an Operator I.Additional Requirements: Valid and current Colorado Commercial Driver sLicense (CDL) Class A with Tanker endorsement required.WAGE AND HOW OFTEN PAID: Wage is $15.68 to $18.43 an hour, dependingon experience. Paid twice a month.SHIFTS DAY AND HOUR: Full time position, forty (40) hours per week.Discuss days and hours with employer.BENEFITS: Discuss with employer.JOB SITE: Fremont County.APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Online or pick up application from employer orWorkforce Center. Application deadline until filled.A full job description can be reviewed at the office of human resources."AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER"Positions may be filled without notice to the Colorado Workforce Center. Weapologize for any inconvenience this may cause.