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EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I/II (Streets)

at City of Cedar Park

Pay: $31200 to $44326/year
$31200 - $44326
Posted: 9/25/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2500171
Keywords: heavy equipment

Job Description

Overall Job Objective

The City of Cedar Park


What Makes the City of Cedar Park a great place to work:
Challenging - Fast-Paced - Sense of Community - Valued Employees - Engaging
Customer Service - Sincerity in Willingness to Help - Friendly - Hard-Working - Intensity
Team Work - Collaboration - Sense of Belonging - Positive Environment
Fun - Opportunities - Development - Training
 
You have a highly specialized skill set, technical tools and training that allow you to be the best at what you do.  You take pride in helping others, no matter the situation.  But you yearn for more.  You need a new challenge.  So bring your skills and expertise to the City of Cedar Park!  The work isn't easy.  It's often challenging.  And at the end of the day, you'll know you are a part of something bigger than yourself.  Join us today!

The Position

The City of Cedar Park is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Equipment Operator I/II.
  • Operates tools and machinery including pneumatic and electric jack hammers, mechanical and manual saws, mechanical and manual hammers, hammer drills, sledge hammers, pick-ax, Maddox, digging bars, and other hand-held power tools, including other rotating and vibrating power tools;
  • Grades, maintains, patches, seals cracks and resurfaces streets, repairs potholes;
  • Levels streets and other areas, digs and maintains drainage ditches and culverts, tamps, packs, and levels dirt, asphalt, or other material;
  • Assists with the set up and take down of road work traffic control areas, sets up barricades at work sites to warn traffic of hazardous areas;
  • Installs, maintains, and repairs street signs and pavement markings, paints crosswalks and school zone lines;
  • Enters completed work orders into computer system;
  • Works a rotating on-call schedule to address after-hour needs; and
  • Performs such other related duties as may be assigned.
ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS for Equipment Operator II:
  • Operates heavy equipment such as an excavator, crack and seal machine, hot mix asphalt lay-down machine, dump truck, back hoe, and light or heavy truck and/or trailer as required and instructed;
  • Operates the street sweeper; and
  • Operates a wood chipper/shredder.

Acceptable Experience, Training, Certifications and Licenses

Equipment Operator I:
High School Diploma, or its equivalent, plus one (1) year of general maintenance experience;
or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
 
Equipment Operator II:
High School Diploma, or its equivalent, plus one (1) year of experience as an equipment operator, including experience operating heavy equipment;
or  any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
 
Passing the City of Cedar Park Equipment Operator Proficiency Test.

Backhoe Training Certificate, preferred.

Supplemental Information

Equipment Operator I:
Valid Texas Driver's License, with acceptable driving record.
Compensation Range - $15.00 to $17.53 per hour

Equipment Operator II:
Texas Class A Commercial Driver's License, with an acceptable driving record.
Compensation Range - $17.47 to $21.31 per hour