Barnwell County is now accepting applications for a full time Equipment Operator. Under regular supervision, operates heavy equipment and vehicles in order to perform various road maintenance and construction tasks for Barnwell County. Uses various tools and performs manual labor to accomplish related assignments. Operates a motor grader, backhoe and other various types of equipment to perform tasks associated with road construction and maintenance including: grading, digging drainage ditches, hauling sand and debris, etc. Performs preventive maintenance and minor repairs of equipment. Exercises care and safety in the use of equipment and tools required to complete assigned tasks. Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Requires one to two years of experience in heavy equipment operation and/or construction, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. A CDL license is not required, but is preferred.