CDL "A" and "B" Drivers, Labors and Flaggers, Service Worker-Maintenance Support Division

Weld County   Greeley, CO   Full-time     Transportation
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Posted on March 14, 2020

Weld County Public Works is hiring:

- CDL "A" and "B" Drivers
- Labors and Flaggers
- Service Worker-Maintenance Support Division

Description

Operate heavy or light construction equipment. Primary duties of this position involve signing and traffic marking operations

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned. (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all duties which may be found in positions of this class.) Position may be assigned to any division within the department as needed.

•Perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled work in the operation of heavy equipment, machinery, trucks, tools in construction and repair activities, and will be required to perform a certain amount of manual labor.

•Requires 2 years of equipment and/or truck operation.

•Must have a basic knowledge of road construction/maintenance procedures, perform work with little direction to aid in the efficient and effective completion of the project or assigned task.

•Must be available to respond to and work extraordinary hours during emergency events.

•Must perform work in a courteous, safe manner.

•Must be able to follow instructions from senior employees.

•Must perform work in a courteous and safe manner and maintain working relationships with co-workers.

•When contact with the public is required, the employee must maintain a courteous, helpful attitude.

•Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

MINIUMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education:

High School Diploma or GED desired.

Required experience:

Two years' experience as an equipment operator and working knowledge of tools and light and heavy equipment necessary for maintenance activities used in servicing county roads. Working knowledge of road and bridge construction.

Certificates/Licenses/Registrations:

Valid Colorado Class-A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with tanker endorsement required or Class B CDL and the ability to acquire Class A with tanker endorsement within 60 days.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

• Must be able to pass Department of Transportation (DOT) physical.

Must have a demonstrated proficiency in ANY 2 of the following areas:

•Tracked Hydraulic Excavator

•Bulldozer

•Front end loader

•Scraper

•Tandem axle truck

•Asphalt Paver

•Backhoe (smaller than a John Deere 510)

•Compaction Equipment

•Skid Steer

•Motor Grader

Other Necessary Requirements

Language Skills:

Must be able to read and speak the English language sufficiently to converse with the general public, to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, to respond to official inquiries, and to make entries on reports and records

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out written or oral instructions.

Physical Demands: Work Environment:

- Grader-Rockport

 

With the ability to train for your CDL license with onsite CDL tester.