NATURE OF WORK:
Under general direction, performs duties of average or above average difficulty in the maintenance and construction of county roads and related duties as required.
The following list may not include all the duties required of this position; loading and unloading of equipment and road materials; perform labor jobs necessary in the maintenance of roads and facilities used in the maintenance of roads. Operate various pieces of medium to heavy equipment used in road maintenance; be proficient in the operation of one piece of heavy equipment and understand its maintenance requirements; perform shop duties such as tire repair, lubrication of equipment and tools; may serve as lead man on particular assignments; relief operator on various equipment when needed; performs other duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Basic knowledge of the operation of all equipment with advanced knowledge on at least one particular piece of heavy equipment; basic knowledge of the principles of the maintenance needs of all equipment with extensive knowledge of the particular piece of heavy equipment they operate; knowledge of the safe operation of all equipment; basic knowledge of the overall operations of the particular road yard they work in.
On going development in operating skills of all equipment and in the dealing with the customers we serve.
Ability to follow oral or written instructions; ability to perform moderate to heavy physical labor; ability to work well with other team members.
Three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience in road construction and maintenance work and the safe operation of related equipment.
Possession of current Arizona Commercial Driver’s License, Class A.