Equipment Operator I (Rockingham, NC)
This position works under general supervision in the street department operating a variety of light to medium maintenance and construction vehicles, tools, and equipment; work includes rough grading streets, some reconstruction and patching of streets, and hauling construction supplies and materials; performs varied general tasks related to street maintenance; picks up and delivers supplies and materials, assists in loading and unloading equipment and materials; washes, greases, services, and makes minor adjustments and repairs to equipment operated; performs various other duties as required.
Some experience in the operation of various types of general construction equipment; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Good knowledge of traffic and highway safety rules and regulations. Ability to perform strenuous work and withstand exposure to varied climatic conditions; to understand and follow oral and written instructions; to prepare simple records; and to work well with other employees. Possession of a valid NC driver’s license, Class B required (Class A preferred) with air brake endorsement. Work is considered to be medium to heavy duty. Pre-employment physical and drug test required. Handicap Compliant EOE. Apply Rockingham City Hall, 514 Rockingham Rd., Rockingham, NC 28379.