A full-time equipment operator position will be opening at the O’Brien County Maintenance Shop in Sutherland, Iowa. Successful candidate will operate heavy construction equipment and perform skilled tasks as directed by the county engineer, maintenance superintendent, or road foreman for a wide range of year round road maintenance and construction activities. Experience and/or training in the operation of motorgrader, truck with snow removal attachments, rubber tired loader, gravel truck with gravel pup, and other related construction equipment are desired but not mandatory. Candidate must possess a valid Class A CDL with air brake endorsement. Pre-employment drug testing and pre-employment physical are requirements of this position along with random drug and alcohol testing. Applicant must meet the requirements as described in the O’Brien County Secondary Road job description for this position. A complete job description is available for viewing at the O’Brien County Engineer’s Office in Primghar, Iowa. The successful candidate must be a permanent resident of O’Brien County. Completed applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on October 21, 2019. Applications can be obtained at the O’Brien County Engineer’s Office at the Courthouse in Primghar, Iowa. Call 712-957-3425 Primghar, Iowa from 8:00–4:30 Monday through Friday. Discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, or handicapped status is prohibited. O’Brien County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.