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Equipment Operator (400)Full TimeSolid Waste

Hiring Salary: $10.19-$14.13/Hr

REQ #: 92451 Position(s)

Supervisor: Sjolander

Posted Date: 7/29/2014      Reposted Date: 10/17/2014      Closing Date: 10/24/2014

Hours: Monday-Friday, various hours. Must be able to work overtime.

Remove and transport solid waste materials from city residents, business and various other locations for commercial or residential container service. Maintain vehicle by recommending repairs, conducting pre and post trip inspections and maintaining appropriate fluid levels. Operate mechanical equipment related to the specific area of assignment. Ability to perform light to heavy manual labor and walk on diverse terrains. Clean, care and maintain tools and equipment assigned to the position. Ability to read and write at a level necessary for successful job performance. Keep facilities and yard clean and orderly. Must follow City and departmental policies and procedures. Perform other related duties as assigned. Exposed to extreme heat, cold, rain, humidity, wetness, hazardous chemicals, insects, dust, poisonous plants, noxious smells, fumes, traffic hazards and physical stress from exertion. Some incumbents may have contact with buried electric, phone, or television cable lines. This position follows DOT guidelines.

Applicants must submit a completed City of Waco application in order to be considered for this position. Resumes may be attached to the completed application, but not in lieu of one. If a resume is attached, all questions on the application must still be answered completely. Applications are available online at the City's website, Click Here for Job Application , or at the City of Waco Human Resources Department located at 300 Austin Avenue. Applications may be submitted by e-mail as an attachment to, fax to 254-750-5737 or by mail to City of Waco, Human Resources Department, PO BOX 2570, Waco, TX 76702. EOE


Driver’s License: Valid Class B Texas CDL

Education: Level of knowledge equivalent to less than high school. Must have the ability to read.

Experience: Two years of experience operating heavy equipment required.

Certifications: No certifications required.

Testing: No testing required.

Physical Demands: Medium

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