Human Resources Department
212 SW 9th St
Lawton, OK 73501
580-581-3392

Job Title:  SENIOR EQUIPMENT OPERATOR One (1) position available
Announcement #:      2346     
Location:    Public Works Department / Sewer Construction
Beginning Salary:      $1,024.00 bi-weekly
Closing Date:            open until filled
Status:                    Full-time

Position Purpose

Operates a variety of light, and medium equipment and trucks utilized in construction, maintenance and repair activities; performs a variety of semi-skilled tasks in maintenance of street, traffic control, storm drainage, and sewer systems.

Job Duties/Knowledge

Knowledge of equipment, facilities, materials, methods and procedures used in maintenance, construction and repair activities of sewer lines. Skill in operation of the: motorized vehicles and equipment, including dump truck, pickup truck, utility truck, jet inductor truck; manlift; saws; pumps; generators; compressors; common hand and power tools, shovels, wrenches; detection devices; mobile radio; phone; ditch witch; survey level and laser level. Ability to perform heavy manual tasks for extended periods of time; ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain working relationships; ability to understand and carry out instructions; ability to operate television equipment in main inspection; ability to provide leadership for small crews.

Requirement-Education & Experience

Possession of a valid driver’s license and must obtain an Oklahoma Class "A" CDL by passing the written test within 30 days and the driving portion within 6 months of date of hire.  Must also obtain ODEQ Operators Class “D” Wastewater certification within one (1) year of date of hire.  Due to Oklahoma State licensing requirements for this position, an original or certified true copy of your birth certificate or passport must be made available before a conditional offer for a job can be made.Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and two (2) years experience involving the use of light and medium equipment, one (1) of which must have been related to maintenance and/or construction of street, water, storm drainage, or sewer systems.

 


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Or apply at:  Human Resources Department, 212 SW 9th, Lawton OK   73501  Phone: (580) 581-3392  Fax:  (580) 581-3530

The City of Lawton affords equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability status.

This position requires successful completion of a City of Lawton drug screen and/or physical as a condition of employment. 

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