DANC Job: Equipment Operator


($46,809 – $56,171)

APPLY FOR THIS JOB AT: Danc.org/employment

JOB SUMMARY:  The MMF Equipment Operator CDL-B’s primary responsibility is for the safe and efficient operation of a wide variety of light, medium and heavy-duty construction equipment used in the operation and maintenance of the Materials Management Facility.  The MMF Equipment Operator CDL-B performs a variety of specialized and skilled tasks and duties for the operation, and light maintenance of landfill related equipment and facilities.  The MMF Equipment Operator CDL-B complies with all policies, regulations and guidance as defined in
the MMF O&M Manual, the Operating Permit, and all other documents applicable to the safe and efficient performance of the daily landfill operations.

 Knowledge of landfill operations and cell construction practices.
 Knowledge of basic maintenance and repair of landfill-related equipment, tools and facilities.
 Ability to effectively operate computer systems, iPads, and general office equipment and be able to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) and other software as needed.
 Ability to operate GPS system and general computer hardware.
 Ability to communicate effectively with customers and other MMF personnel.
 Ability to work outside in all weather conditions, walk long distances in snow and muddy conditions, climb ladders and slopes to access work sites.
 Ability to work independently.
 Must meet the training certification requirements for confined space entrant, confined space attendant, and confined space rescue in accordance with the Authority Health and Safety Manual.

EDUCATION:  High school diploma.

 Minimum of one certification from an accredited course in landfill operations.
 New York State Class B CDL License.

 Minimum of one-year experience with operating heavy equipment.
 Minimum of one-year experience performing Earth moving tasks.
 An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be deemed acceptable.

BENEFITS: The Authority offers a competitive compensation package to include participation in the NYS Employees’ Retirement System (PENSION), NYS Deferred Compensation Plan, paid holidays, vacation, sick days; medical, dental and vision insurances. Plus, we offer tuition reimbursement and professional development.

The Development Authority of the North Country is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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