City of Muskegon - Equipment Operator

SALARY:                $19.58 - $22.54 Hourly

 

OPENING DATE:09/18/20 CLOSING DATE:10/20/20 05:00 PM DESCRIPTIONOF WORK:

Under the supervision of a Public Works Supervisor in the Highway Division, operates various types of equipment such as dump trucks, blade trucks, front-end loaders, backhoes, excavators, chippers, snowplows, bulldozers, cranes, and graders owned by the City in a safe and efficient manner on construction, repair, and maintenance projects.

 

REQUIRED MINIMUM ENTRANCE QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  1. Possession of a high school diploma or GED (General Equivalency Degree)
  2. At least one (1) year of experience in the operation of equipment such as dump trucks,  blade trucks, front-end loaders, backhoes, excavators, chippers, snowplows, bulldozers, cranes, and graders.

3.  Possession of a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Type A with air brakes and tank endorsements (with an acceptable driving record in accordance with City standards) atthe time of appointment.

 

PHYSICAL CONDITIONS / WORK LOCATION:

 

This class of work includes working in and out of doors, in any type of weather including rain, sleet, snow, sun, heat, and cold for extended periods of time.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

Employees in Equipment Operator positions are represented by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 517M (Unit 2)

 

EVALUATION CONTENT

Hands-on Examination - Pass/Fail Oral Examination - 100%

The selected candidate must take a post-offer medical examination (including back screen and complete physical) and drug screening test given by a City appointed physician before the first day of employment. An offer of employment is contingent upon the results of the medical examination and drug screening test. Applicants for City employment may be subject to a post- offer criminal background check, depending on the nature and assignment of the position. When


such check is conducted, an offer of employment is contingent upon the results of the criminal background check. Appointees must satisfactorily complete a probationary period before the appointment will be considered permanent.

 

APPLICANT REVIEW PROCEDURE

Any applicant is entitled to a review of any determination or action taken by the City regarding the applicant’s employment application. Inquiries should be directed to the Muskegon County Human Resources Department.

 

PURPOSE

The purpose of this recruitment is to establish an eligible list from which to fill present and future vacancies in this classification in the City system. For each opening, the Department Head has her/his choice of the candidates who meet the required minimum entrance qualifications. This list remains in effect for up to one year unless exhausted or extended.

 

THE CITY OF MUSKEGON IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

THE CITY OF MUSKEGON HAS ADOPTED A VETERANS PREFERENCE POLICY THATRECOGNIZESQUALIFYINGMILITARYSERVICE

 

 

 


APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/Muskegon/transferjobs

 

97 E. Apple Avenue Suite 110

Muskegon, MI 49442

877-521-5627

 

evansch@co.muskegon.mi.us


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