Lake County Government Equipment Operator. in Leadville, Colorado
POSITION: Equipment Operator.DUTIES: Operating trucks and equipment of various sizes and weights forloading, hauling, and unloading of equipment, materials, and suppliesin accordance with safety policies and procedures. Operating of trucks,snowplows, and heavy equipment to keep roadways cleared during winter monthsand salting of roadways when appropriate by the Department Director'sinstruction. Assisting with digging of trenches, grading roads and withother Public Works projects. Performing daily inspections of equipment forsafety, cleanliness and regularly scheduled maintenance to ensure optimumperformance and longevity of company equipment. Effective written and verbalcommunication skills and able to read and follow written and verbalinstructions. Able to work with power tools and various indoor and outdoorenvironments, including inclement weather, for extended periods of time.Ability to frequently lift and/or carry and push/pull up to 75lbs with andwithout equipment assistance.REQUIREMENTS: Must have strong computer skills. Ability to communicate tomechanics and to Supervisors regarding equipment maintenance and repairs byuse of forms and electronically via a tablet.OTHER REQUIREMENTS: A strong work ethic and a clean motor vehicles record. Must pass a pre-employment physical, drug and alcohol testing as well asrandom drug testing throughout employment as required by Department ofTransportation. Possess a Class A or B CDL license - or obtain withinfirst 90 days of employment..PREFERRED SKILLS: A 46-MSHA Certification is not required but highly desired.WAGE: Wage is negotiable dependent on qualifications and experience. To bediscussed at interview.SHIFTS: This is a full time position working 40 hours per week workingMonday through Friday. Typical shifts would be 5:30 am to 4:00 pm. JOB SITE: Leadville, CO.BENEFITS: Full benefits available to include health insurance and vacationpay. Benefits to be discussed at interview.APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: If you meet the minimum requirement for thisposition, please click on "How to Apply" to view applicationinformation. You must be registered with Connecting Colorado to view theapplication information (registration is available at no cost). Resume toemployer via email.