- 24-Nov-2021 to Until Filled (MST)
- Road & Bridge
- Idaho Falls, ID, USA
- Full Time
November 24, 2021
TO: All Interested Persons
Bonneville County is now accepting applications for the following position:
Position: Truck Driver
Starting Salary: Pay Grade 11 - starting salary $16.53 per hour
Work Hours: 40 hours a week
Closing Date: Applications will be accepted until position is filled
Performs a variety of skilled tasks in the operation and service of trucks, transports and specialized wheeled equipment needed to construct, maintain or repair county roads and service systems.
Works under the general supervision of an Operations Foreman or the Road Manager.
Operates snow removal and sanding equipment to remove snow, ice, etc. from roadways to maintain safe travel conditions within an assigned area; applies ice control materials and chemicals on intersections, curves, hills and railroad crossings.
Operates gravel trucks, pup trailer, water truck, bobtail dump truck, flat bed and related transport equipment; transports gravel, asphalt, debris and related materials.
Performs daily preventive maintenance and routine repair procedures; assures proper fluid levels; performs various lubricating tasks as needed to assure proper operation; performs routine vehicle safety inspections.
Assists in seasonal operations such as patching, crack sealing, crushing, seal coating, tree trimming, etc.
May operate heavy equipment in a learning or training capacity or on a temporary basis as assigned.
Performs other duties as required.
1. Educations and Experience:
A. Graduation from high school;
B. Two (2) years of experience performing the above or related duties.
C. An equivalent combination of education and experience.
2. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Some knowledge of the principles and techniques of heavy mechanized equipment operations; hazards and safety standards common in medium and heavy equipment operation and maintenance and repair.
Skill in operation of light to medium duty equipment.
Ability to operate various kinds of light to medium duty equipment; perform strenuous labor for extended periods of time under varying conditions; follow instructions; establish effective working relationships with employees, supervisors and the general public.
3. Special Qualifications:
Must possess and maintain a valid Idaho Class "A" Commercial Drivers License.
Must be able to be flagger certified.
May be required to obtain "Tanker" endorsement.
4. Work Environment:
Work is typically performed outside with frequent exposure to temperature changes, dust, fumes, moving parts, and weather conditions. Tasks require variety of physical activities, involving muscular strain, such as walking, climbing standing, stooping, sitting, heavy lifting and reaching. Communicating, hearing and seeing required for completion of essential functions. Common eye, hand, finger, leg and foot dexterity required. Mental application utilizes memory for details, verbal instructions, emotional stability and discriminating thinking. Constant travel in equipment required in job performance. Some daily aspects of the job pose threats or hazards capable of producing severe physical injury.
BONNEVILLE COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
WITH PREFERENCE GIVEN TO QUALIFIED VETERANS