Solid Waste Operator III
Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: $15.71 - $23.75 per hour
Posted Date: 06/20/2019
The purpose of the class is to perform highly responsible work in the collection of solid waste. The class is responsible for collection of solid waste, recycle materials, yard waste, bulk pick-up, and other materials for transportation, disposition and/or disposal. The class works within a general outline of work to be performed; develops work methods and sequences under general supervision. Requires high school diploma or GED. Requires two years experience in solid waste management or heavy equipment operation or the ability to demonstrate expertise in operating heavy equipment assigned to this class. Performs skilled work involving rules/systems but solves problems almost constantly. Performs addition and subtraction, multiplication and division. Reads technical instructions, procedures manuals, and charts to solve practical problems; composes routine and specialized reports and forms. Performs manual tasks requiring a wide range of procedures and requiring intensive understanding of a restricted field or complete familiarity with the functions of a unit or small division of an operating agency; requires normal attention with short periods of concentration for accurate results. Guides others, making a few decisions affecting the individual and a few coworkers and acts as interim supervisor as requested. Requires a valid State of Florida Class B CDL with airbrake endorsement. Special skills or equipment certification may be required.