The Town of Boone Public Works department is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Equipment Operator in the Utilities Division. This employee performs intermediate skilled work operating a variety of motorized equipment in the installation, maintenance and repair of streets, water and sewer lines, service lines, and other public facilities; does related work as required. Work is performed under regular supervision. Limited supervision may be exercised over assigned crew members. The job will also require overtime/call back work for snow removal and/or water and sewer repairs.
Education and Experience:
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and considerable experience in performance of heavy manual work and in the operation of heavy motorized equipment.
Possession of an appropriate CDL license valid in the State of North Carolina.
$38,115 Employee will serve a six-month probation
All offers of employment are subject to successful completion of a controlled substance screening, medical examination and extensive background check.
To apply, please fill out the Town of Boone Employment Application
If you prefer a hard copy, please fill out the Town of Boone Employment Application (PDF) and email Linda Councill, HR Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org the complete application. You can also fax the application to (828) 268-6208, mail the application to P.O. Box 192, Boone, NC 28607 OR return the application to Town Hall at 567 W. King Street in Boone, NC 28607.
TOB is an EOE.
May 16, 2023