Equipment Operator B

Full-time Position, Available on: 2022-02-16

THE POSITION
The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, Division of Installation Maintenance at Fort Indiantown Gap and the Fort Indiantown Gap Air Guard Station in Lebanon County, PA, is looking for someone to join our Heavy Equipment Crew . If you enjoy driving and operating heavy machinery, this could be the job for you!

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Link to apply (Fort Indiantown Gap Air Guard Station):
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/pabureau/jobs/3408763/equipment-operator-b

Link to apply (Fort Indiantown Gap Division of Installation Maintenance):
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/pabureau/jobs/3405167/equipment-operator-b

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
This job entails:
• Operate specialized equipment/vehicles with gross weight of 32,001 pounds or more
• Operate pick-up trucks, small and large dump trucks, front end loaders, backhoes, graders, dozers, excavators, tract and/or wheeled front-end loader and/or fork-lift in conjunction with operational requirements
• Plow snow with large dump trucks and front-end tractors on roadway and parking lots during winter months
• Cut large areas of grass using large tractors with gang-type mowers
• Perform minor repairs and preventive maintenance work on equipment; clean and/or service equipment
• Must submit to and pass random but mandatory drug/alcohol testing

Read the complete position description for more information.

Work Schedule:
7:00AM – 3:00PM
Monday – Friday
Lunch Period: 30 Minutes

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY
Minimum Experience and Training Requirements:
One year of experience as an Equipment Operator A; Or

Two years of experience in the operation of heavy construction and specialized maintenance equipment used at this level with a gross vehicle weight of 32,001 pounds or more; Or

Any equivalent combination of experience or training.

Additional Requirements:

Possession of a valid Class B Commercial Driver’s License
The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

Company: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania/Office of Admin

613 North Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120

Contact: Michael Zenz
mzenz@pa.gov
(717) 705-5594