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City of College Station

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Job title: Equipment Operator
Job location: College Station, TX 77840 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 02/05/13
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: $13.59 - $14.95/ per hour

Medical • Dental • Vision • Prescription Drug Coverage • Holidays • Vacation • Sick Leave • TMRS-Retirement (2:1 matching) • Deferred Compensation • Term Life AD&D • Dependent Life • Flex Benefits • Tuition Reimbursement

Job Classification

Job Category:Public Works/Utilities

Job Description

Job description:
Please join us to find out more about our Equipment Operator opportunity at the City of College Station.

Open House
Public Works Department Bull Pen
Wednesday, February 1st • 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
2613 Texas Avenue South
College Station, 77840

Under general supervision of the Senior Foreman the Equipment Operator operates a variety of construction equipment routinely used in street and drainage maintenance.


1. Participates in the preventative and corrective maintenance of equipment by cleaning and performing pre-operation equipment inspections, identifying and reporting equipment maintenance repair needs to Heavy Equipment Mechanics and assisting with minor equipment maintenance.

2. Operates a variety of light to heavy equipment used in the construction and maintenance of streets, drainage and irrigation system operations. Equipment to include but not limited to tractors, track hoes, back hoes, dump trucks, skidsteer, power booms, front end loaders, trenchers and mini track skidsteer loaders.

3. Enforces and utilizes all safety equipment procedures.

4. Trains staff on work methods and procedures relating to the operation and safety of equipment use.

5. Assists supervisor in monitoring available inventory of materials and tools.

6. Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Education, training, experience:

High School Diploma or G.E.D., up to two (2) years additional technical training in a field related to area of assignment, and up to two (2) years experience related to area of assignment; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above. Knowledge of the Texas Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD). Possess and maintain a valid State of Texas Class “A” or “B” CDL. Required within 90 days of employment. Ability to operate a variety of light and heavy equipment in a safe and effective manner. Must be available for emergency response.

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