Erie County Department of Public Works - Highways Division
MOTOR EQUIPMENT OPERATOR- SEASONAL
(Anticipated Future Vacancies)
Location(s): 1 @ Clarence District
1 @ Harlem District
3 @ Hamburg District
3 @ Concord District
3 @ Aurora District
Starting Salary: $16.176 – Hourly (no benefits)
Motor Equipment Operator: The typical work activities include: operate a variety of self-propelled equipment in the construction, repair and maintenance of highways and bridges, and maintain their equipment by performing specific routine maintenance tasks. Motor equipment operators (MEO's), as members of a work crew, are characterized by both the performance of laboring tasks and the operation of self-propelled equipment such as all trucks, front end loaders, backhoes; road graders, tractor mowers, rollers, bituminous sprayers, catch basin cleaners, self-propelled loaders and snowplows with or without wing attachments, sanders, rotary snow plows, self-propelled sweepers, bulldozers, bituminous pavers, pavement striper, and widener.
Minimum Qualifications: Six (6) months of work experience in the operation of self-propelled Highway maintenance equipment noted above.
Special Requirement: Possession of a valid NYS Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) appropriate for class of vehicle operated at time of appointment.
To apply for anticipated positions please e-mail your resume to Robin.Hufford@erie.gov or mail your resume to:
Erie County Personnel Office
95 Franklin St. 6th floor
Buffalo, New York 14202
Erie County is an Equal Opportunity Employer