EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Operate a backhoe, heavy equipment, and vacuum/jet truck.
Set up and/or inspect equipment prior to operation.
Responsible for the excavation of service lines, mains, manholes, etc.
and the safeguarding of other underground utilities.
This will include excavations in and around traveled areas such as streets and highways.
Ability to operate vacuum/jet truck when not performing excavation duties.
Communicates with crane truck operations for steel plate delivery, removal, and retrieval.
Perform any other related work as require when not operating equipment.
PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS: Five years’ experience as a backhoe operator preferred.
Experience operating around existing utilities a plus.
Experience with Case 580 Super N backhoe (4 lever controls and foot swing) preferred.
High School diploma or GED equivalency.
A valid Class “A” Tennessee Driver’s License with an “N” endorsement.
Ability to work well with co-workers and the public.
Ability to work after hours when needed.
Ability to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to lift material weighing up to 100 pounds.
Ability to use hand tools including wrenches, shovels, picks, and power tools.
Ability to work in extreme weather conditions.
Qualified applicants should submit a resume by Friday, January 22, 2021, to:
CLEVELAND UTILITIES HUMAN RESOURCES
P.O. BOX 2730 CLEVELAND, TN 37320-2730
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Location/Region: Cleveland, TN (37320)