Secondary Road Motor Grader Operator- Hornick

Posted: 06/06/2021

WOODBURY COUNTY
invites applications for the position of:



Secondary Road Motor Grader Operator- Hornick




SALARY: $24.31 Hourly
DEPARTMENT: Secondary Roads
OPENING DATE: 05/10/21
CLOSING DATE: Continuous
DESCRIPTION:
Responsible for the safe, efficient operation of a motor grader and the routine maintenance of a rural gravel and dirt Secondary Roads in accordance with State and County standards.  As assigned, the employee is also responsible for the performance of duties as a laborer, truck driver or equipment operator or any other duties pertinent to the aforesaid which may be assigned by a Supervisor as needed.   This position is under the direct authority of the County Engineer/District Maintenance Foreman.



Work Headquarters:   Position open at the following Woodbury County Maintenance garage:   District #5, Hornick, Iowa (one position), or any other location that may be assigned from time to time within Woodbury County.


DUTIES:
The following duties are typical for this position.  These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.  Other duties may be required and assigned

Responsible for the safe and effective operation of a motor grader for blading and maintaining county gravel and unsurfaced roads as directed or assigned by a Supervisor
Operates, bulldozers, end loaders, backhoes and trucks in carrying out County Secondary Roads construction and maintenance work as directed or assigned by a Supervisor.
Performs general road maintenance including snow plowing, road sanding, brush removal and other related work.
Practical knowledge of reading and interpreting grade stakes and blueprints
Performs routine maintenance on assigned equipment, such as lubrication and oil changes, checking engine levels and checking  operating parts for safety and good working condition.

Ability to work with hands, to perform routine heavy manual labor (50 to 85 pounds of dead lifting and to walk stairs carrying 50 pounds) for extended periods under possibly adverse weather conditions.  

Ability to communicate tactfully and courteously with co-workers and the general public.  

Performs various other duties relating to scope of responsibility as assigned by County Engineer and/or District Maintenance Foreman.

Attendance is required




REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH THE APPLICATION OTHERWISE THE APPLICATION WILL NOT BE FORWARDED.

Woodbury County application, resume, Supplemental Questionnaire and attached copy of a current Iowa Commercial Driver's License are required.
 
DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS:
4:30 P.M., Monday, May 24, 2021 or Until position filled.
 
Woodbury County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will consider reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the Employer.
SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION:

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
http://www.woodburycountyiowa.gov

620 Douglas Street Rm 701
Sioux City, IA 51101
712-279-6480

Position #2021-00017
SECONDARY ROAD MOTOR GRADER OPERATOR- HORNICK
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