$20.07-$28.45 Hourly / $3,478.80-$4,931.33 Monthly / $41,745.60-$59,176.00 Yearly
Safely operates a variety of heavy trucks including tandem dump trucks; transports people, materials, tools, and equipment to and from job sites; hauls sand, rock, shell, gravel, sludge, and other bulky, heavy items and substances; operates a fifth wheel tractor with trailer in hauling equipment; operates moderately complex equipment, including light crane trucks, forklifts for relocating and placing heavy items and pay-loaders.
Assists in the operation of water treatment equipment at the solids processing facility, including but not limited to: mixing polymer; operating a dump truck; cleaning, adjusting and maintaining solids processing equipment; recording readings; and, working shift work.
Performs minor maintenance and servicing on vehicle/equipment being operated to include checking tire air pressure, motor oil, hydraulic oil and fuel, and bleeding brake air tanks where required; visually checks vehicle/equipment and reports maintenance or repair problems at the beginning and the end of the workday; assures that vehicle is properly equipped, serviced and cleaned.
Performs manual and unskilled laboring tasks; uses hand tools and operates power tools either separately from or in conjunction with vehicle/equipment being operated. Operates specialty and more complex vehicles/equipment on a relief basis or in an on-the-job training capacity to acquire experience and develop skill and proficiency.
Operates radio, pagers, cell telephone, etc. to communicate with necessary parties.
Completes periodic time/activity reports to document work.
Performs related work as required.
Working knowledge of: operational and minor maintenance characteristics of heavy trucks and moderately complex equipment; traffic laws, occupational hazards and appropriate safety precautions.
Some knowledge of: the use and care of hand and power tools and equipment related to assigned areas; the city and its geography.
Ability to: perform work requiring physical strength and endurance; establish and maintain effective working relationships with others; acquire skill and develop proficiency in the operation of specialty and complex equipment.
Skill and ability to demonstrate proficiency in: the operation of heavy trucks and/or moderately complex water treatment related equipment.
Skill in: the use and care of hand and power tools related to assigned areas.