The Development Authority of the North Country (the Authority) is seeking a full-time, qualified Equipment Operator 1 (EO1) for assistance with the daily operation and light maintenance of all landfill-related equipment at the Materials Management Facility (MMF) in Rodman, NY.00
To be considered, a candidate 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 (75 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.
A candidate must have a clean NYS driver license (CDL-B or CDL-A preferred or must be attained within 6 months of hire), pass a DOT physical and participate in our random alcohol and drug screening program.
The Authority provides well-maintained facilities, equipment and an excellent work environment. The Authority also offers a competitive compensation package including participation in the NYS Employees’ Retirement System; NYS Deferred Compensation Plan; medical, dental and vision insurances; paid vacation, holiday, and sick leave. The Equipment Operator 1 position starts at a regular hourly rate of $17.32. To be considered for this position, an application must be submitted to Amy Austin, Human Resources Director, at 317 Washington St., Suite 400, Watertown, NY 13601 or electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Application forms can be downloaded from the Authority’s web site, www.danc.org, and will be accepted until the position is filled, but no later than 3:00 PM on March 24, 2017. The Development Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.