Development Authority of the North Country
Equipment Operator I
The Materials Management Division of the Development Authority of the North Country (Authority) seeks applicants for an Equipment Operator I. The Equipment Operator I will assist with the daily operation and light maintenance of all landfill-related equipment at the Materials Management Facility (MMF) in Rodman, NY. The Authority provides well-maintained facilities, equipment and an excellent work environment. QUALIFICATIONS
: The Equipment Operator I must have a high school diploma or GED; experience with operating heavy equipment in a safe and efficient manner; experience performing earth moving and maintenance tasks; knowledge of and ability to operate computer systems and general office equipment and be trainable in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word and other software as needed; must be in good physical condition, able to lift heavy objects (50 pounds), willing to work outside in all weather conditions, able to walk long distances in snow and muddy conditions, able to climb ladders and slopes to access work sites; may be required and trained to qualify for Confined Space Attendant. Knowledge of and ability to operate GPS system and related hardware is preferred.
Candidates must have a clean NYS driver license (CDL-B, or CDL-A preferred and must be attained within 6 months of hire), pass a DOT physical and participate in our random alcohol and drug screening program.
The Authority offers a competitive compensation package including participation in the NYS Retirement System; NYS Deferred Compensation Plan; medical, dental and vision insurances; paid vacation, holiday, and sick leave; and tuition reimbursement. Please submit cover letter, resume, salary requirements and application for employment to HR@danc.org. Employment applications are available for download at www.danc.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The Development Authority of the North Country is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Location/Region: WATERTOWN ,NY