BAYOU LAFOURCHE FRESH

1016 St. Mary St
Thibodaux , LA
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Mobile Equipment Operator

BAYOU LAFOURCHE FRESH
Thibodaux, LA Full-time   Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on February 13, 2020

MOBILE EQUIPMENT

OPERATOR

The Bayou Lafourche Fresh

Water District is accepting

applications for a Mobile

Equipment Operator position

located in Thibodaux. Hourly wage will commensurate with experience. Health/Life

insurance for employee/family is offered, and participation in state retirement is offered. Pre-

employment physical and drug screen are required. Interested applicants can download a job application online at www.blfwd.org under

Resources tab, or pick up at 1016 St. Mary Street, Thibodaux, LA, or call 985-447-7155 for information. Deadline to submit

applications is March 6, 2020.

NO RESUMES ACCEPTED

Minimum requirements are two years operation of mobile

equipment. Job duties include: 

•Operating and maintaining

  designed utility barges with

  hydraulic grappler systems and motorized chainsaws for the

  purpose of removing fallen trees and debris from the bayou and waters of Bayou Lafourche. 

•Operating and maintaining

  marine submerged aquatic

  vegetation harvesters designed to remove hydrilla and other non-indigenous, exotic species from Bayou Lafourche. 

•Operating and maintaining small, self-propelled watercraft used as water taxis and for water

  hyacinth abatement operation. 

•Operating and maintaining

 general grounds maintenance equipment such as mowing

  machines, weed eaters,

  chainsaws, etc. 

•Perform general repair of all equipment of the district, such as light engine repair and replacement, troubleshooting and

  repair of minor electrical

  systems, welding, etc. 

•Perform general construction tasks such as light carpentry, building repair, painting, plumbing, electrical, etc. 

•Operation and maintenance of motorized vehicles.

BAYOU LAFOURCHE FRESH WATER DISTRICT IS AN EQUAL

OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.