Join our team – great benefits, great work schedule! McLean County will accept applications until 4:00 P.M. on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, filling one or more positions as full-time Equipment Operator II(s). The successful applicant must reside within 30 minutes travel time of the Washburn Highway Shop.
Duties include operating medium and light equipment including single and tandem axle dump truck, semi type truck with belly and side dump trailer, front end loader, backhoe, broom/sweeper, excavator, dozer, and power mowing equipment in a variety of road construction, snow removal, maintenance and repair projects; operating other heavy equipment such as a dozer and loader as needed; operating specialized heavy equipment such as large front-end loader and large snow blade plow in snow removal operations; operating single and tandem axle trucks with snow removal equipment for purpose of snow removal; performing preventive maintenance including oil change and grease job on assigned equipment; reports mechanical problems to shop mechanic; maintaining reports on work projects including what was done and how much time; sandblasting and painting bridges, equipment, and vehicles; performing general maintenance and repair work on county buildings, roads, bridges, and equipment such as painting, washing, and cleaning; operating motor grader with use of V-Plow and wing for snow removal purposes on as needed basis; operating oil distributor; performing a variety of maintenance work including shop clean-up, oil changes, and grease jobs; performing required manual labor as crew members involved in road construction, maintenance, and repair jobs; and operating a variety of tractor-mounted and related mowing equipment in the maintenance of county road shoulders.
Preference will be given to applicants with prior experience in road construction/ maintenance projects and vehicle/heavy equipment maintenance. High school diploma and class A North Dakota Driver’s License with tanker and air brake endorsement is REQUIRED on the first day of work. A full benefit package is offered including fully paid health insurance and retirement.
For further information on position or to obtain a McLean County job application form, individuals may contact the McLean County Auditor’s Office, PO Box 1108, Washburn, ND 58577 or call (701) 462-8541. Only official McLean County application forms submitted to the Auditor’s office will be accepted.