Equipment Operator II (Streets)

5 days left

Herndon, Virginia
$40.855 - 53,908 depending on qualifications
Sep 23, 2020
Oct 28, 2020
Career Level
Entry Level
Full Time


  • Repairs pot holes, signs, and fences; repairs roads; paints road markings; makes asphalt repairs; spreads gravel and stone; cleans and unclogs catch basins
  • Serves as lead worker on job sites; gives instructions and coordinates activities
  • Supervise field staff as directed
  • Drives sweeper; picks up leaves
  • Picks up trash from roadsides; cleans ditches; cleans storm sewersLays pipes
  • Perform general maintenance of equipment; service and make minor repairs
  • Set up safe work zone according to standards
  • Flag traffic during road and right-of-way maintenance
  • Lay brick for sidewalk, crosswalks, etc
  • Respond as designated emergency service personnel to emergencies related to snow removal and storm clean up, or other designated emergencies
  • Assist with special events; including annual Herndon Festival and 4th of July celebration

Position is considered “essential personnel”; defined as staff who are required to report to their designated work location during weather related or other emergencies, even when town offices are closed or normal operations are suspended


  • High school diploma or GED
  • One to two years previous experience and/or training involving heavy equipment operation and Public Works maintenance; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Class B Commercial driver’s license with air brakes
  • Possess or obtain Flagger Certificate within six months of employment
  • Possess or obtain Tanker endorsement within one year of employment
  • This position shall be required to submit to initial and random drug testing


  • 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (Monday - Friday)


  • 1479 Sterling Road, Herndon, VA