Equipment Operator SR.
Location: Columbia, SC
Salary: $33,280.00 - 36,084.27
EQUIPMENT OPERATOR, SENIOR - FORESTRY & BEAUTIFICATION
$33,280.00 - 36,084.27
This position operates light and heavy equipment and trucks in the operation, maintenance and/or construction of City facilities, grounds and infrastructure; maintains assigned equipment; and performs other work as required. The incumbent works within a general outline of work to be performed, and develops work methods and sequences under general supervision.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Operates light and heavy equipment, load / unload materials, move / haul materials, maintain City properties, cut down trees, pick up debris, and perform other general or specialized functions of various City departments;
Operates dump trucks and other trucks, bob cats, skid steers, front-end loaders, grapple loader trucks, stump grinders, trailers, tractors, trenchers, etc.;
Loads / unloads materials onto vehicles;
Uses hand and power tools in various manual tasks to include chain saw, pole saw, pruner and trimmers as required;
Inspects equipment to ensure proper and safe working condition; conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections; reports defects or required maintenance to the supervisor;
Performs routine maintenance and cleaning of assigned tools and equipment;
Performs all duties in accordance with applicable policies, procedures, laws, regulations, and standards of quality and safety;
Assists co-workers with various duties as required;
Maintains accurate and complete work records as required; and
Performs other related duties as assigned.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:
High school diploma or GED;
Two (2) years of relevant prior experience;
Valid South Carolina Class “A” Driver’s License.
The work is considered heavy in nature and involves constantly lifting, pushing or raising objects, exerting between 50 and 75 pounds of force on a recurring basis and over 100 pounds of force on a frequent basis.
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