Madison County Commission Equipment Operator I in Huntsville, Alabama

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Under direct supervision, employees in this class operate trucks and light construction machinery in the construction and maintenance of bridges, roads, water pipes, and other structures. Employees in this class are responsible for the safe and efficient operation of all equipment they use, including minor repair and maintenance. Work is semi-skilled in nature, conforming to the detailed instructions given by a supervisor, with inspections occurring during its progress and after completion.


(All duties listed may not be included in any one position nor does the list include all tasks found in a position of this class.)

Drives various mid-size dump, and tank trucks while hauling construction and maintenance materials, as well as tools and trash. Operates a wheeled tractor with a roller, gradall, broom, plow, or mower attachment. Operates small asphaltic oil heater, tractor and truck loaders, patching rollers, and compression equipment. Acts as relief operator for distributor and loaders. Operates jackhammers and performs other manual labor tasks as required.

Washes, oils, greases, and performs all other general maintenance on any equipment used. Notifies supervisors of safety hazards or vehicles that will not comply per D.O.T. standards. Transports vehicles to Motor & Equipment Services or other facilities to be repaired. Keeps records of all deliveries.

Transports workers and tools.