Equipment Operator III
|Closing Date: Open Register|
|Department: Road & Bridge|
|Schedule: 6:30am to 5pm|
|Salary: $17.87 (Grade 18)|
|Application: Click Here to Fill Out Application|
|Duties: Operates various types of heavy equipment (such as motor grader, gradall, drott, crane, distributor and various rollers) in the performance of highly complex and difficult construction and maintenance activities. May direct the work of several laborers and other equipment operators in accomplishing specific tasks while operating equipment. Performs safety inspection prior to operating equipment and monitors gauges and other equipment while in operation. Performs routine maintenance and may assist with repairs. Performs routine manual labor as required.|
Qualification: Substantial knowledge of practices applied in the use of a wide variety of heavy equipment for various maintenance and construction operations. Knowledge of safety rules, including accident causation and prevention. Very high skill level in the operation of assigned equipment to permit maximum utilization of equipment capability. Possess a valid Alabama driver's license.