City Of Durango Equipment Operator II - Solid Waste in Durango, Colorado

Equipment Operator II - Solid WasteDuties: To operate front and side load Recycles/Trash collection vehicles.To operate these vehicles for the operation of Recycle and Trash collectionwithin the City of Durango. Positions at this level are proficient in the useof all Recycle and Trash collection equipment, balers and materialconveyors. Incumbents in this class perform the full range of duties assignedto the class, typically under general supervision.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:1. Operate Recycle and trash equipment such as front and side load collectiontrucks, skip loaders, frontendloaders, bobcat attachments, fork lifts, fork trucks, balers andmaterial conveyors, equipment for avariety of maintenance and collection operations.2. Participate in preventive maintenance activities on heavy and lightequipment as required.3. Maintain production logs and records.4. Identify equipment needs for customers.5. Operate baling equipment, ability to load materials for shipment tomarkets.6. Remove ice and snow from roadways and alleys.7. Inspect and sort incoming materials.8. Meet with public, accept recyclable materials and accept payment.9. Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections on vehicles, check lights,fluids, gas, and related areas;perform minor maintenance functions; clean sanitation equipment; clean andmaintain Recycle Center.10. Perform work activities according to safe work practices and procedures.Other Duties:1. Respond to and resolve citizen inquiries and complaints.2. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.Wage: $17.04/hourBenefits:Full BenefitsDays and Hours: will be discussed during interview. Will work 40 hours perweek.Location: DurangoApplication Instruction:1.) If you meet the minimum requirements for this position please click on "How to Apply" to view application information. (You must be registered with Connecting Colorado to view information. Registration is available at no cost.)2.) Apply in person or online.3.) Job will remain open until filled.