The Town of Essex, Department of Public Works seeks a qualified applicant to fill the position of Department of Public Works Equipment Operator. The applicant should be an energetic, ambitious, reliable, motivated team player. This position requires the ability to operate equipment as well as perform physical labor. Applicant will perform all equipment operator and laborer duties on town roadways, infrastructure, public grounds, equipment, and buildings. Must be available for snow and ice removal and perform all DPW related tasks as required.
Applicants should hold, or have the ability to acquire within 1 year, a Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Operators license, Class B Commercial Drivers License with air brake endorsement or better and a hoisting engineer’s license (minimum of a 2B). A pre employment physical and drug test is required.
Starting wage is $20.11 per hour with step raises for 2 years and incentive pay for licenses.
Applications and job descriptions are available at the Department of Public Works office at 44 Centennial Grove Road, Essex, MA. Applications will be accepted until 2:00PM on October 24, 2014.
Dates posted: 9/23/14, 9/24/14, 9/25/14, 9/26/14, 9/29/14, 9/30/14, 10/1/14, 10/2/14, 10/3/14 and 10/6/14.