Heavy Equipment Operator-Landfill

Daviess County Fiscal Court - Owensboro, KY 42301
June 23, 2020
Heavy Equipment Operator-Landfill
Daviess County Fiscal Court
2 reviews
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Owensboro, KY 42301
$18.53 an hour
Daviess County Fiscal Court
2 reviews
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Applications will only be accepted though:
https://www.daviessky.org/application-for-employment/
Operates various pieces of heavy equipment utilized in the construction and
operation of Daviess County Solid Waste facilities and drives gasoline or
diesel powered tractor trailer combination to transport leachate and solid
waste materials.
Primary duties and skills include:
• Inspects vehicles or equipment for maintenance and safety problems before
and after each trip or use, paying special attention to truck tires and lights
when driving truck.
• Checks oil and fluid levels of vehicles or equipment daily.
• Operates truck and tanker within guidelines of state and federal rules and
regulations.
• Safely drives truck to destination.
• Drives diesel powered truck to transport leachate.
• Places and compacts materials accepted into the Contained Landfill and/or
the Construction Demolition and Debris Landfill.
• Performs earth work, including grading and slope excavating.
• Removes tire and metal from solid waste deposits.
Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general education
degree (GED). One to two years of related experience and/or training.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Valid Kentucky Driver's License;
Commercial Drivers License, Class A, tanker endorsement; Safe Driving
Record After employment, operators may be required to obtain a Landfill
Operators Permit.
Full job descriptions can be found online at www.daviessky.org.
Applications will be accepted through July 1, 2020, & may be submitted at
www.daviessky.org EOE
Applications will only be accepted though:
https://www.daviessky.org/application-for-employment/
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $18.53 per hour
Benefits:
• Health Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Paid Time Off
• Vision Insurance
Education:
• High school or equivalent (Preferred)
License:
• CDL Class A (Preferred)
Work Location:
• One location
Schedule:
• Monday to Friday
• Weekends required
Work Remotely:
• No