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The City of Greenville in upstate South Carolina is hiring Solid Waste Equipment Operators. Work schedule is Monday through Thursday, 40 hours.
Brief Description of the Job
Solid Waste Equipment Operator I: As assigned, operates a variety of regular-drive solid waste vehicles, to include Rear Loader Garbage Truck, Clam Truck, Roll-Off Truck and Flatbed Truck in order to collect and dispose of residential solid waste and recycling materials. Transports materials to designated transfer station or disposal facility. Complies with all safety guidelines including inspection of equipment, use of personal protective equipment, following safe practices, and reporting safety issues to the appropriate supervisor(s). Assists other employees, departments, and interact with residents.
Solid Waste Equipment Operator II: Operates an Automated Leaf Vacuum truck for collecting leaves, grass clippings, and small loose yard trimmings for transport to a designated transfer station or disposal facility. Operates and drives additional solid waste vehicles when necessary. Complies with all safety guidelines including inspection of equipment, use of personal protective equipment, following safe practices, and reporting safety issues to the appropriate supervisor(s). Assists other employees and departments, and interacts with residents.
Solid Waste Equipment Operator IV: Safely and effectively operates all Solid Waste equipment in a relief capacity to collect and transport solid waste and recycling materials to a transfer station and/or landfill for disposal. Performs daily pre-and post-trip vehicle inspections and maintains accurate vehicle log. Courteously conveys basic information to the public when approached with questions. Trains new and existing equipment operators in use of all equipment. In absence of supervisor, provides guidance and direction to subordinate staff.
Solid Waste Equipment Operator I: Formal Education:High school diploma or equivalent is required.
Experience:Under and including one year of experience operating heavy equipment is required. Experience operating solid waste collection vehicles is preferred.
Driver's License Required:Must have or obtain a Commercial Learner's Permit (CLP) within 3 weeks of hire. Must have or obtain a Class B South Carolina CDL with air brake provisions within 3 months of hire.
Solid Waste Equipment Operator II: Formal Education:High school diploma or equivalent is required.
Experience:Over one year of experience operating solid waste equipment is required. Must have experience operating right-side-drive vehicles.
Driver's License Required:A valid Class B South Carolina CDL with air brake provisions is required.
Solid Waste Equipment Operator IV: Formal Education:High school diploma or equivalent.
Experience:Over 3 years of experience operating and driving solid waste collection, right and left side drive, equipment (ASL, ALV, Clam Truck, Roll-off Truck, Rear Loader, etc.) is required.
Driver's License Required:A valid South Carolina Class B CDL with air brake provisions is required.
Additional Salary Information: Hourly rate depends on operator level and experience.
About CITY OF GREENVILLE
Greenville, South Carolina is a vibrant and dynamic city on the forefront of economic growth and innovation, urban development, arts, and entertainment. Our employees play a vital role not only in making our City what it is today, but also in shaping its future. The City employs over 900 individuals in a diverse array of services.
The City of Greenville will provide reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified individuals. The City of Greenville does not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender/sex, race, color, religion, national origin, veterans’ status, or genetic information. The City of Greenville is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. (Policy HR 1.2 Equal Employment Opportunity)