Tuesday , March 21 2023

Loveland Jobs For Equipment Operator

Website City of Loveland

Job Description:

Perform the duties of an Equipment Operator for the Streets Division in the Public Works Department. Summer work hours are 6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. four days per week. Winter work hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. five days per week. Required to work on-call and overtime as needed.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs a thorough pre-trip and post-trip DOT inspection of assigned equipment.
  • Operates a variety of equipment such as pickup truck, tandem axel dump truck, tractor with drag box, asphalt roller, forklift, tandem axel water truck, wheel loader.
  • Responsible for right-of-way mowing and weed spraying.
  • Responsible for filling all potholes.
  • Maintains records of weed pesticides.
  • Will work with or on other Streets crews if assigned by supervisor.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • May also be asked to operate class A tractor with flatbed trailer or side dump trailer, mowing tractor, motor grader, pothole spray patcher, trackless with weed spraying attachment, street sweeper, crack-seal machine, tack trailer, roto mill, asphalt paver.
  • Performs routine maintenance on assigned vehicle.
  • Prepares vehicle mileage reports.

Job Requirements:

  • Possess knowledge of road construction, repairs, and general maintenance procedures.
  • Possess skill in the operation of light to medium equipment needed to construct, repair, and maintain roads.
  • Possess knowledge of snow and ice control techniques, materials, and be able to operate snowplows with anti-icing/de-icing equipment.
  • Must work safely and follow all established safety rules, regulations, and procedures.
  • Must be able to follow oral instructions and communicate effectively with co-workers, lead workers and supervisors.
  • Basic knowledge of the City’s geography preferred.
  • Must be able to work odd hours, weekends, and overtime, particularly during snow season.

Job Qualification:

  • Previous experience in motor-grader operation, front-end loader operation, tandem-axle dump trucks, tractor/trailer hauling, mowing operations, spraying weeds with chemicals, snow removal operation, paving and patching, crack sealing, and roto-milling operations are highly desirable.

Job Details:

Company:  City of Loveland

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Loveland, CO, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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