Date:                           June 6, 2016

Job Classification:       TEMPORARY HMEO, Heavy Motor Equipment Operator

Classification::            Non-Competitive/Full Time

Rate of Pay:                $19.03 per hour

Distinguishing Feature of Class:

Operation of heavy and/or complex motor equipment and the performance of manual work normally associated with highway construction and maintenance. Work is carried out in accordance with established procedure and involves the safe and economical operation of equipment normally related to highway construction and maintenance.  The class differs from that of Motor Equipment Operator in that Motor Equipment Operator does not normally operate heavy and/or complex motor equipment.  Work is performed under the general supervision of a higher level employee.  Does related work as required.  Candidates for this position must possess a minimum of valid New York State Class B CDL Driver License with Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) of more than 26,000 lbs.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Six months of experience in a position which is substantially similar to that of Motor Equipment Operator.

Special Note: In accordance with Federal Highway Administration (HWA) 49CFR382, all prospective employees will undergo drug/alcohol testing prior to appointment and will undergo random drug/alcohol testing during the course of employment.