General Equipment Operator- Drainage Crew
Ada County Highway District is now accepting applications for a General Equipment Operator on the Drainage Crew. This is a full-time, non-exempt position and starting wage is $17.83 - $20.50 per hour/ DOQ. This position is eligible for a sign on bonus.
ACHD offers an excellent benefit package which includes medical, vision and dental insurance, paid maternity/paternity leave, paid vacation and holidays and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).
Under supervision of the Drainage Crew Chief, the primary duties include cleaning storm drain pipes, catch basins, grates, skimmers, irrigation pipes crossing the Right-of-Way, and sediment tanks throughout Ada County.
Performs skilled work and operates light- to heavy-duty maintenance equipment and winter maintenance equipment for plowing, sanding, and deicing the roads.
Winter operations are an essential function of this position and may require working outside of normal work hours.
Prior experience operating a Hydro Vac Truck, Loader, Dump Truck, and Water Truck is preferred, but not required. Experience operating a Dump Truck with sander/anti-icing unit is a plus.
Must be able to lift up to 80 lbs., and a strong work ethic is required.
A current Idaho Class A CDL license is required, with the ability to obtain a tanker endorsement.
Any combination of education, training or experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities, may be acceptable.
A completed ACHD Employment application is required and must be submitted to Human Resources by 4:30 p.m, December 9, 2021. Applications are available at 3775 Adams St.; Garden City, ID 83714 or on our website at www.achdidaho.org.
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Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations