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Public Works / Equipment Operator

The City of Dunn is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Equipment Operator at the Public Works Department. Employee performs functions that require a high level of skill and confidence operating heavy machinery and equipment in the construction, maintenance and repair of streets, sidewalks, storm drain system, and related infrastructure. Operates a variety of heavy equipment such as backhoe, front end loader, street sweeper, grapple truck, leaf vacuum truck, tandem dump truck, tractors, etc. When not operating equipment, performs work with crews to install, repair, replace, or maintain sections of streets, sidewalks, curb and gutter, storm drains, potholes, utility cuts, etc. Inspects assigned vehicle/equipment and performs minor repairs and preventive maintenance. Graduation from high school and related experience operating heavy equipment required.

Deadline for Application: Open Until Filled

  • Minimum Requirements
    Must possess a valid class B commercial (CDL) North Carolina driver license.
  • Benefits Include
    The City of Dunn provides an excellent benefits package that includes participation in NC Local Government Employees Retirement System; participation in the State Health Plan, employer-paid dental & life insurance; optional vision insurance; optional FSA participation; optional life, disability, cancer, critical illness, and accident insurance; 401(k) plan and optional 457(b) plan; 12 paid holidays; birthday holiday; and vacation/sick leave.
  • Starting Salary Range
    Depends on qualifications
  • How to Apply
    Applications may be downloaded at www.cityofdunn.org or picked up at City Hall. Return or mail completed applications to: 401 E. Broad St., Dunn, NC 28334, Attention: Human Resources. The City offers a drug free workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal Opportunity Employer

More About Dunn

Dunn was originally called "Lucknow" and was renamed in 1873

The city of Dunn was incorporated on February 12, 1887, at which time it was a logging town and a turpentine distilling center. The name honors Bennett Dunn, who supervised the construction of the railway line between Wilson and Fayetteville.

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