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Motor Equipment Operator I (Park Services)

City of Johnson City
Johnson City, TN
  • Expired: December 10, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

The City of Johnson City, Tennessee is currently accepting online applications for a Motor Equipment Operator I with the Parks and Recreation department. The employee performs responsible semiskilled Plumbing and Irrigation work operating trucks, mowing equipment and less complex related automotive equipment; does related work as required. The work of this class involves responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of trucks and equipment to transport men or materials, to maintain parks and construct various facilities.

When the nature of work does not require constant operation of assigned equipment employees in this class participate in manual labor incidental to the job such as loading and unloading of equipment, park maintenance, facility improvement, and in performing unskilled or semiskilled maintenance and construction tasks. Assignments may be given in detail for each job, or work may follow well-established routines. Work is reviewed by a supervisor for quality, quantity, safety of operation and care of equipment. Required Qualifications and Experience: completion of high school or GED and experience in plumbing and irrigation, the operation and routine servicing of trucks, related automotive and mowing equipment; some knowledge of the principles and practices of operating equipment; working knowledge of the occupational hazards involved and the safety precautions necessary for operation of varied and specialized construction and maintenance equipment; ability to follow written and verbal instructions and to make required reports; ability to do strenuous manual work under varying weather conditions; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

A valid commercial driver's license issued by the State of Tennessee is required. Pre-employment DOT physical, drug screening and background check required.

City of Johnson City


Johnson City, TN
37601 USA



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