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Seasonal Snowplow Operator

City of Fort Dodge Fort Dodge, IA
  • Expired: November 20, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

The City of Fort Dodge is currently accepting applications for the position of Seasonal Snowplow Operator.

Seasonal snowplow operators are responsible for operating maintenance and snow/ice removal equipment, such as end loaders, single or tandem axle dump trucks that may be equipped with tailgate or hopper spreaders, straight blades or V-plows, snowplow wing blades and underside ice blades.

EEO/AA employer.The following duties are normal for this position depending on the department.  They are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Performs a variety of automotive operational tasks such as plowing snow, hauling salt, transporting stone and gravel, etc.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  Skill in the operation of trucks and other light automotive equipment under all types of weather conditions; ability to understand and follow simple oral and written directions; some knowledge of traffic rules; ability to make minor repairs and adjustments to equipment.
ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:  Some experience in the operation of trucks and other light automotive equipment and completion of a standard grade school course, preferably completion of a standard high school course; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
 Must possess a valid Chauffeur's/CDL License with an air brake endorsement issued by the State of Iowa.  Must be insurable and maintain insurability.

Necessary to be available for on-call work; flexible schedule for nights, days, holidays, and weekend work as needed; available to work long hours in emergency snow events. Must be able to work in all weather conditions.
  Employment Type: Seasonal Temporary

City of Fort Dodge


Fort Dodge, IA
50501 USA