Motor Equipment Operator II (Heavy Equipment Operator)

Employer
Prince William County
Location
Manassas, VA
Posted
Oct 13, 2021
Closes
Oct 15, 2021
Ref
141368338
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Salary $22.01 - $44.02 HourlyLocation Manassas, VAJob TypeFull-Time (PF)DepartmentPUBLIC WORKSJob Number201206271Closing10/15/2021 11:59 PM EasternGRADEB22Introduction Are you an individual with experience operating heavy equipment and enjoys working outside? Do you want to be part of an organization that is fast paced and cares about the environment? Recognized by the State of Virginia in Environmental Excellence, Prince William County Department of Public Works is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Maintenance & Operations Technician at the County's Award-Winning Landfill. If you have experience operating Heavy Equipment such as Dozers, Loaders, Excavators, and Articulated Dump Trucks the Solid Waste Division is looking for you. ABOUT THIS ROLE: As a Maintenance & Operations Technician in the County's Solid Waste Division you will work with an innovative Landfill Operations team operating heavy equipment such as loaders, Dozers, excavators, articulated dump trucks and Compactors for the purpose of placing, packing, and covering municipal solid waste. PREFERENCES: A successful candidate will have experience operating heavy equipment with basic knowledge of solid waste regulations; dedicated to conserving the environment; able to prepare and maintain accurate logs including needed load records, vehicle hours, and pre trip reports; perform preventive maintenance and minor repairs to ensure safe and efficient operation of equipment and vehicles; and have knowledge of construction methods and procedures related to drainage and road maintenance and improvement. SCHEDULE REQUIREMENTS: s hift schedules are established to cover our 7 day a week, 361 day a year operation. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: All applicants applying for a position requiring a Commercial Driver's License are required by the US Department of Transportation to register with the new Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Clearinghouse database. Please visit (see application details) to register and log in. ENTRY SALARY RANGE: $ (see application details) $26.01 . To view the full classification description click here: Maintenance and Operations Technician . MINIMUM EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS High school diploma or GED and 1 year of related experience. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Incumbents in this class typically require: Valid Driver's License Some positions require Class A CDL and / or a Registered Technician Certification or Commercial Applicator Certification for pesticides. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Positions in this class typically require: crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions . Heavy Work: Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.Incumbents may be subjected to moving mechanical parts, electrical currents, vibrations, fumes, odors, dusts, gases, poor ventilation, chemicals, oils, inadequate lighting, work space restrictions, and intense noises. NOTE The above position description is intended to represent only the key areas of responsibilities; specific position assignments will vary depending on the business needs of the department.The position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and the requirements of the job change.Prince William County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Prince William County Government offers medical plans with corresponding pharmacy and basic vision coverage, as well as dental plans and a separate vision plan. Full-time and part-time Prince William County Government employees are eligible to participate in our plans; however, the level and cost of benefits depends on the classification of the position. The following positions do not accrue leave and are not eligible for holidays or other fringe benefits: Temporary Provisional Seasonal employees Click on the link below to explore our plans and rates. Prince William County Benefit Programs

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