Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Transportation Equipment Operator A in Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Transportation Equipment Operator A
Transportation Equipment Operator A
$31,394.00 - $46,162.00 Annually
Cumberland County, PA
Non-Civil Service Permanent Full-time
Department of Transportation
9/28/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
Cumberland County Maintenance Organization
40 Army Heritage Drive
As a leading organization in the maintenance of Pennsylvania's Highways, the Department of Transportation, Cumberland County Maintenance Organization, is seeking full-time CDL Equipment Operators to support the maintenance of the county highway and bridge systems. Join the Cumberland County Team with this exciting career opportunity!
DESCRIPTION OF WORK
As an Equipment Operator for PennDOT, you will plow snow and work on construction sites, which are both vital to the safety of the public traveling Pennsylvania roads. You will also perform manual labor, minor repairs to equipment, and preventative maintenance for the trucks and equipment.
Working hard and serving Pennsylvania each day is a rewarding job. You will go home each day feeling fulfilled and productive!
Additional details regarding this position can be found in theposition description (http://www.occup.state.pa.us/OrgChart/PD_NEOGOV.asp?p=00083155) .
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Lunch period: 30 minutes
Travel, overtime and shift work required.
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY
Successful completion of the Transportation Equipment Operator Trainee Program employed by the Commonwealth of PA; or
Graduation from a Commercial Driver's License Training School; or
An equivalent combination of experience and training.
Possession of a valid Pennsylvania Class A or Class B Commercial Driver's License with the Air Brake Restriction (L) removed or equivalent. Certain positions may require that the E or O restriction is removed.
This position requires possession of a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.
Employees must obtain an active Tank Vehicle Endorsement (N) during the probationary period and continuously maintain it while employed in this job.
This position is subject to Drug and Alcohol testing in accordance with Federal Regulations.
Must obtain an active certification issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation in the operation of heavy trucks and loaders, and two additional pieces of construction equipment, within the probationary period.
The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.
Health & Wellness
We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage, vision, dental, and wellness programs.*
We understand that there is more to life than work – and we want you to enjoy it!
For most positions, we offer paid vacation days, paid sick days, military leave, as well as paid time off for most major U.S. holidays. Alternate work schedules are available for certain positions.
We want to help you grow and see your goals become a reality! Supervisors and human resource staff are available to help employees create a plan to develop skills for their current jobs or prepare for the next step in their careers. Employees can easily transfer between positions or agencies to expand knowledge and pursue new challenges while retaining leave and benefits. Additionally, there are a variety of programs available to help get you where you need to be.
Commonwealth employees enjoy many other rewards, including opportunities for recognition, workplace charitable giving, and even special employee-only discounts.
For more information about benefits, health and wellness, work-life balance, career development, and other rewards go towww.employment.pa.govand click on the benefits box.
*Eligibility rules apply.
This position is located in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Are you willing and able to work in, and commute to this location?
Have you successfully completed the Transportation Equipment Operator Trainee Program as an employee of the Commonwealth of PA?
Have you graduated from a Commercial Driver's License training school?
How many years of experience do you have in the operation of highway construction and maintenance equipment such as skid steers, backhoes, tractors, loaders, dump trucks, pickups or snow plows?
Less than 6 months
6 months - less than 1 year
1 year - less than 2 years
Do you have a valid Pennsylvania Class A or B Commercial Driver's License or equivalent with the Air Brake/ L restriction removed?
Do you currently possess a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations?
No, but willing to obtain a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, by the first day of employment.
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
613 North StreetHarrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17120