Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Floyd County Public Works
Salary $12.38 - $12.99
Government Floyd County
Published 01/29/2019
Closes 12/31/2019
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JOB SUMMARY: The purpose of this job is to operate heavy equipment and perform manual work functions associated with construction, repair, and maintenance of County road systems.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Operates a variety of heavy equipment, machinery and tools used in road construction, maintenance and repair.

• Operates Commercial grade vehicle.

• Transports, loads, and unloads various equipment and materials used in projects. Performs manual work functions associated with construction, maintenance, and repair of roads and related systems.

• Performs general maintenance tasks necessary to keep machinery, equipment and tools in good working condition; monitors equipment operations to maintain efficiency and safety; reports faulty equipment.

• Prepares and/or receives various forms, reports, or other documentation; completes, processes, and/or forwards as appropriate.

• Communicates via telephone and/or two-way radio; provides information; takes and relays messages; responds to requests for service. Responds to routine requests for information from employees, officials, the public or other individuals.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: The ability to read and write English and 6 months experience in equipment operation and road maintenance, or a related field; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia commercial driver's license.

BENEFITS: Health/Major Medical, Retirement, Paid Sick,
Dental, Paid Holidays, Incentive Pay, Longevity Pay,
Long Term Disability, Paid Vacation-Annually & Wellness