Education. High School Diploma or GED preferred.
Experience. Four (4) years full-time experience in a general construction environment, of which at least two years in heavy equipment operations.
Education / Experience substitution. As per County Policy.
Licenses/Certifications. A Valid Class A Commercial Driver's License is required; Endorsements (H, T, P, N, X) preferred; Traffic Control Certification is desirable. Position requires an acceptable driving record.
Other (e.g., post-offer medical exam, polygraph, background check, driver's license record, etc.). Background, driver's license check, general skills test, and drug and alcohol testing.
Knowledge of: Construction plans; methods and equipment of road construction and maintenance; types and uses of equipment used in road construction and maintenance; operating characteristics of maintenance and construction equipment; federal, state, and county laws; ordinances; OSHA safety regulations.
Skills: Acquired through considerable training and experience, to operate and maintain varied equipment for purposes such as performing numerous standardized maintenance operations.Ac
Ability to: Plan and lead the work of a crew; understand, interpret and carry out oral and written instructions; establish and maintain a working relationship with employees and the public; use good judgment; plan work schedules; maintain daily reports.