: Full-time Department: Public Works Job Number: 21-50 Closing
Date: June 6, 2021 (Closes at 12:01 a.m. June 7, 2021)
Description: Under general supervision, operates small to
medium-size motorized equipment and other various pieces of
machinery in a variety of activities including water system
Qualifications: Must be a graduate of a standard senior high
school or e quivalent. Experience equivalent to two (2) years
full-time construction and maintenance work involving the operation
of small to medium-size equipment. Water Distribution IV
Certifications from the State of Utah are required within the first
year of employment. Must possess or be able to obtain a valid Utah
Commercial Driver's License (CDL) at a level appropriate to the
equipment operated. Must be able to understand, interpret, and
implement written and oral instructions in user's manuals and e
quipment specifications. Knowledge of the functions operating
methods and care required for a wide variety of small to
medium-size motorized construction, maintenance and automotive
equipment. Knowledge of hazards and applicable safety precautions
for equipment operation is required. Must be able to operate
controls of vehicle, repeatedly using wrists and hands. Ability to
work in extreme hot and cold environmental conditions. Must be
capable of lifting in excess of 75 pounds without adverse con
sequences. Must be able to climb in and out of vehicles
Responsibilities: Operates dump truck, crew truck and other
equipment in the installation and water distribution lines; assists
crew chief with duties such as barricading, proper signing, and
safety procedures; repairs leaks and installs lines using various
size and type of pipes and fitting types; uses various hand and
power tools in the repair, installation and maintenance of water
transmission lines. Support other staff i n the Water/Wastewater
Division as required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Characteristics: Knowledge of the
functions, operating methods, and care required for a wide variety
of small to Medium-size motorized construction, maintenance and
automotive equipment. Knowledge of water equipment. Knowledge of
hazards and applicable safety precautions for equipment operation.
Knowledge of equipment capabilities, limitations and safe operating
characteristics. Knowledge of traffic laws, ordinances an d
regulations relating to the operation of assigned equipment.
Knowledge of street surfacing materials, including asphalt, other
petroleum products and aggregates and street paving processes.
Knowledge of OSHA safety standards. Knowledge of traffic control
and work zone standards. Skill in the efficient and safe operation
of assigned equipment. Skill in performing skilled and semi-skilled
construction and maintenance tasks. Skill in general motorized and
non-motorized equipment maintenance. Skill in reading maps,
drawings and construction plans.
Essentials: Essential functions, as determined under the
Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the above tasks,
knowledge, and other characteristics. This list of tasks is
ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all
functions and tasks performed by positions of this class. The
approved class specifications are not intended to and do not infer
or create any employment, compensation, or contract rights to any p
erson(s). This updated job description supersedes prior
descriptions for the same position. Management reserves the right
to add or change duties at any time.
Benefits: Benefits are available to Full-time employees.