Clark County Highway Department is seeking a full time Highway Operator
Scheduled Shift: 7:00-3:30 M-F; Available to work overtime as needed.
Operates various trucks, equipment and hand tools in clearing and maintaining county roads and rights-of-way, such as dump truck, snow plow, chain saw, chipper, front-end loader, hole patcher, etc.
Hauls and spreads road materials, including gravel, sand, top dirt, asphalt and salt.
Installs/removes permanent and emergency road signs.
Performs preventive maintenance on trucks and equipment, such as washing, maintaining fluid levels and lubricating, and records on maintenance log as required.
Operates chain saws, mowers and chipper in removing weeds, brush and storm-damaged trees from rights-of-way, including road sides, culverts, guard rails and bridges.
Performs duties such as lifting/loading pipes and guard rails, shoveling and spreading road patching materials, and picking up trash.
Periodically assists with flagging/traffic control at work sites, assists in excavating ditch/drainage sites and installing/repairing tile and culverts as needed.
Serves on 24-hour call for emergency situations as designated by Superintendent.
Performs related duties as assigned.
Skills and Requirements:
Class B or greater operator license preferred. CDL required within 90 days of employment.
Ability to lift to lift 60 pounds.
Clark County Government