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801 Crawford Street
Portsmouth, Virginia 23704-3822
Phone: (757) 393-8626
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Jobline: (757) 398-0682
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Title:
EQUIPMENT OPERATOR III
Department:
PUBLIC UTILITIES
Location:
SEWAGE DIVISION
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled
Original Advertised Date:
08/11/14
Job Description:
Under general supervision, operates machinery and equipment in the maintenance and cleaning of sewer and drain lines in the City of Portsmouth. Work involves checking manholes, cleaning sewer and drain lines and unstopping sewer mains. Work also involves performing excavations, marking manholoes and identifiying areas in need of repair. Operates heavy equipment during the following activities: checking manholes, cleaning sewer and drain lines, unstops sewer mains, sewer laterals and clean outs; vacuum manholes and sewer and water overflows; installs manhole inserts. Employee is responsible for responding to emergencey calls on a 24-hour basis and is required to work in a rotational on-call duty status. Reports to the Sewer Maintenance Supervisor.
Education/Experience:
Graduation from High School or equivalent and 3 to 5 years of experience in public utilities work; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Special Req: Must possess a valid Commercial Driver’s License issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia or a Commerical Driver's Instruction Permit issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia with the ability to obtain a Commercial Driver's License within 60 days of hire.
Salary:
$ 25,843.00
Full Time / Part Time:
Full-Time
Job Code / Department #:
72901 / 73100
Apply At:
HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

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