Employment Opportunities

The Town currently has the following position(s) open:
Equipment Operator - Street & Wastewater (Full Job Description)   (Online Employment Application)
Pay Range: $18 to $20 per hour
Typical Schedule Mon-Fri 6:45am – 3:15pm, overtime possible

Responsible for operating equipment and providing maintenance, repairs and construction of Town streets, wastewater collection system, storm drainage, parks, right-of-ways and signage as directed by the Public Works Crew Leader and/or Public Works Director.

ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES
Demonstrates competence related to the understanding and application of Argyle Core Values;
Demonstrates skills necessary to safely and effectively operate a wide variety of heavy equipment, machinery, hand and power tools;
Safe driver of commercial and non-commercial vehicles;
Mechanically proficient at manual labor, shop work, small equipment repair, maintenance and storage of tools and equipment;
Understand and apply preventive maintenance skills in order to increase safety, reduce repairs and prolong equipment longevity;
Must be able to understand and execute oral and written instructions; and,
Must be comfortable and content working on a team toward common goals

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Education/Experience/Certificates/Licenses/Eligibility:
High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) is required;
Five (5) years of previous experience in construction mechanics, or equipment operation is required and previous experience in construction, street maintenance (concrete and asphalt) repair or construction work experience is required;
Prefer a minimum Class “I” Collections System Certification issued by the TCEQ and a Non-commercial applicators License for weed control issued by the Texas Structural Pest Control Board or must obtain both within one year of hire date;
Must have a valid Texas Class C driver’s license; and,
Must pass a criminal history background check, driving record check and submit to drug screening test.

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