BUILDING & GROUNDS CLEANING & MAINTENANCE OCCUPATIONS
TELFAIR COUNTY ROAD DEPARTMENT OPPORTUNITY
HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATORS
The position is responsible for operating a wide variety of assigned equipment utilized in the construction, repair, and maintenance of county infrastructure.
Major duties include, but are not limited, to: operating assigned equipment to accomplish planned or emergency Public Works construction, repair, and maintenance projects;
operating a variety of motorized equipment including, but not limited to, motor grader, back how, bulldozer, dump truck, excavator, and mowers; performing pre-trip inspections to assigned equipment or vehicle; checking brakes, lights, belts, hoses, fluid levels, air pressure, etc., reporting equipment or vehicle service, maintenance, or repair needs to immediate supervisor; reading and interpreting work orders; training other operators in the operation of a variety of equipment as assigned; performing various laboring and skilled, unskilled, or semi-skilled tasks at work sites when not operating equipment; responding to citizen questions and comments pertaining to work site projects; may perform traffic flagging duties at project sites to ensure a safe work environment as required, maintaining responsibility for assigned equipment or vehicle; cleaning and washing assigned equipment and vehicles; and performing related duties.
Knowledge and skills required include, but are not limited, to: operation and maintenance of assigned motorized equipment; construction equipment, materials and methods; traffic hazards and traffic safety principles, practices and procedures; proper lifting techniques and personal protective equipment; departmental and county policies and procedures; operation of motorized equipment as applied to public construction projects; comprehending and following safety rules and regulations; understanding and following oral and/or written policies, procedures and instructions; performing a wide variety of duties and responsibilities with accuracy and speed under the pressure of time-sensitive deadlines; and communicating effectively with others.
Minimum Qualifications include: ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent; sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years; possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver's license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.
Email requests for an application may be sent to: or email@example.com. Additionally, applications may be obtained from the Telfair County Board of Commissioners, 91 Telfair Ave., Suite A, McRae, GA 31055. Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8 AM - 5 PM.
All applications MUST BE MAILED to the above-mentioned address, Attn: County Clerk.
All envelopes must be clearly marked: Road Department - Heavy Equipment Operator.
The DEADLINE for completed applications is FRIDAY, APRIL 9, 2021 AT 3:00 PM. Resumes with work history, experience and education, may be attached to completed applications, but will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.
Telfair County is an equal opportunity services provider and employer.
CITY OF MCRAE-HELENA
PART-TIME STREET MAINTENACE WORKERS
The City of McRae-Helena is accepting applications for five part-time Street Maintenance Workers. These are seasonal positions working approximately 28 hours per week (8 AM - 4:00 PM, Monday -Thursday) beginning May 3rd thru early fall. The positions are responsible for performing general maintenance and landscaping duties along City streets and City owned properties.
Experience using various landscaping equipment
A valid driver's license and the ability to operate a vehicle with a trailer is a plus
The selected candidates must pass a criminal history check. Interested applicants may download an employment application by visiting our website at McRae-Helena.org and returning completed applications to:
Melissa A Jones
City of McRae-Helena
25 S. First Avenue
McRae-Helena, Georgia 31055
Closing date for accepting application is Until Filled