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EQUIPMENT OPERATOR/MECHANIC Full-time Job

2 weeks ago Manufacturing and Production Savannah   40 views
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If you can operate, repair, and maintain heavy motorized equipment, have the required experience, and your Class A Commercial Driver's License with particular endorsements, you are encouraged to apply.

Job Summary: Under minimal supervision, you will operate, repair, and maintain heavy motorized equipment, including low boy tractor-trailers, backhoes, bulldozers, various trucks, front end loaders, and long reach excavators. You will need to maintain and perform routine and preventive maintenance and minor mechanical repair work on equipment, vehicles, and other machinery. You will train others in the operation of equipment. You must work in all weather conditions and perform heavy manual labor, lifting, pulling, and manual transporting. You will be part of the Critical Work Force Category 2 and must be able to be on call on a 24-hour basis.

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED, and one (1) year of vocational or technical training; and four (4) years experience operating heavy equipment and performing general mechanical repairs; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Substantial experience transporting, loading, and unloading equipment off of low boy tractor-trailers is highly desired. You are required to provide and wear approved steel-toe protective footwear during regular working hours. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver's license. Must have a valid Class A Commercial Driver's License with Hazardous Material and Tanker endorsements at the time of application.

Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you will be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team. This is a safety-sensitive position and subject to random drug testing.

Location : PUBLIC WORKS

Posting Start : 04/29/2021

Posting End : 06/30/2021

HOURLY RATE RANGE: $17.16-$27.46

Company Description
There is something very charming and familiar about Chatham County, GA; very historic, yet very now; very suburban, yet very metropolitan; simply an amazing place to live, work, play and raise a family. Chatham County, the 5th oldest county in the State of Georgia (and the largest county outside of the Atlanta metropolitan area), is an idyllic riverfront community containing the beautiful and international city of Savannah and the 3 crystal clear miles of uninterrupted public beach at Tybee Island.