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Public WorksJob Title: Truck DriverSalary: $11.342 HourlyVeterans' Preference is available for this vacancy. To receive Veterans' Preference, you must supply a copy of your DD214 to the Human Resources department at Sedgwick County after applying.
Job Description: Job Objectives:General truck driving and light equipment operation in support of the maintenance, repair and construction of County Public Works projects. Participates in snow and ice removal operations. Essential Job Functions:Operates a dump truck in support of Public Works projects
Pick up and haul material to and from work sites
Assists other Public Works crews as necessary
Assists with restocking material in the West YardPerforms manual work associated with equipment operations
Operates light equipment in support of Public Works projects
Loads and unloads material
Assists other personnel in loading and unloading material
Obtains class A CDL for tractor trailer operation
Uses flatbed to haul equipment to and from work sites
Conducts basic preventative maintenance on vehicles and equipment
Wears PPE and follows local, state and federal safety regulations
Participates in snow and ice removal operations
Operates a dump truck with plow and spreader to clear roads of snow and ice
Operates loader to load materials for snow and ice removal
Maintains equipment in good condition
Ensures equipment is cleaned, fueled and loaded for follow on shift
License, certifications, etc Valid Kansas Commercial Drivers License, Class B w/tanker & air brake endorsements
Preferred QualificationsYears of Experience: one year truck driving experience Physical Requirements of Position:Climbing. Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms.
Body agility is emphasized.Lifting. Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles.Medium work.
Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.The employee is required to have visual acuity to operate motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment. Work Environment:Usual working days/hours: Monday
Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Location of work: 4701 S West St
West YardThe employee is subject to hazards. Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals, exposure to adverse weather conditions.
*Please note this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this jo b. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without noticeThis position may be filled or closed to further application without notice. Must be at least 18 years of age to work for Sedgwick County