RIO GRANDE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Road & Bridge equipment operator 1 in MONTE VISTA, Colorado

Job Title: Road & Bridge Equipment Operator 1Must: Have CDL Class A with Hazmat Endorsement, have either a high school diploma or GED; one (1) to two (2) month related experienceand/or training. Must be able to pass mandatory pre-employment drug andalcohol screening test.Minimum Age: 18 years of ageSkills: Heavy equipment operating, loading, minor repairsDuties: Operates heavy equipment in all aspects of clearing right-a-ways, trenching, filling and back filling and removing snow. Operates other road maintenance equipment and asphalt equipment, as assigned and in on-the job training. Loads and places sand, earth, rock, asphalt andother road construction and maintenance materials. Performs minor repairs androadside repairs such as changing tires, putting on tire chains andinstalling light bulbs. Maintains truck logs according to state and federalregulations. Assists with surveying activities in the design, constructionand maintenance activities. Performs traffic control/flagging duties duringconstruction and maintenance activities. Maintains telephone or radio contact with supervisor to receive instructionswhen necessary. Required to be on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days week for snowremoval and/or for emergency fill-in when the absence of another road andbridge employee is absent from his normally scheduled work.Work Environment: Work will be performed inside and outside of shopbuilding. Will be required to stand, sit, bend, lift etc...Pay/Pay Period: $13.76 to $14.32 per hour depending on experience. **Paid monthly**Benefits: Full package benefits and will be discussed at interview.Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday - hours 8:00 AM to 5:00 PMDuration: Full time - PermanentStart Date: ASAPApplication Deadline: February 27th, 2019 by 3:00pmHow to Apply: Contact workforce center for application instructions.