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Street Maintenance - Heavy Equipment Operator

C I T Y   O F   E V A N S V I L L E
Personnel Department

 July 29, 2019

JOB NO.: UN-19-48 CLOSING DATE: Open until filled
POSITION: Heavy Equipment Operator RATE: $20.89 per hour
DEPARTMENT: Street Maintenance FULL TIME

Transports heavy equipment to and from work site as directed by work assignment.  Inspects equipment prior to operation.  Repairs streets, alleys, ditches, and City property as directed using appropriate equipment (backhoe, grader, bulldozer, etc).  Performs minor repairs or reports major problems on equipment to foreman.  Performs clean up of equipment.  Fills out repair orders at shift end for any necessary repairs.  Trains other employees as needed.  Works any shift, overtime, weekends and holidays as required.  Performs other duties as assigned and assists other employees as required.


High school diploma or equivalent preferred; will consider applicants without diploma based upon experience demonstrating required abilities and skills.  Good mechanical ability required.  Must obtain and maintain a Commercial Drivers License with proper endorsements.  Incumbent must be able to read and write and possess an understanding of the methods and  use of equipment and minor repair and/or replacement of various equipment.

Pursuant to Federal Regulation 51.55(e) and (k)(6), the City of Evansville does not discriminate on the basis of handicapped status in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its programs and activities.



We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States.  However, we are not able to sponsor visas.