Full time Equipment Operator Position

Full time Equipment Operator Position

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Equipment Operator

Full-time equipment operator position at the O’Brien County Maintenance Shop in Primghar, 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.  Successful candidate must be a permanent resident of O’Brien County.  Starting wage is $25.11 per hour with a $.50 per hour increase after 6 month probation period.  Pre-employment drug testing and pre-employment physical are requirements of this position along with random drug and alcohol testing consistent with county policy and federal law.  Completed applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on February 18, 2020.  Applications can be obtained at the O’Brien County Engineer’s Office at the Courthouse in Primghar Monday through Friday 8:00-4:30 712-957-3425 or online at the O’Brien County website/Engineer’s page under forms.  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.