• Landfill Equipment Operator

    Posted: 06/15/2022

    City of High Point seeks qualified person to perform responsible skilled work operating heavy motorized equipment to move solid waste in the City’s Landfill Facilities.
    Essential Tasks:

    • Operates foot clutch truck -tractor with lowboy trailer to move equipment from one location to another,
    • Operates truck with tanker, moves to different locations on job site to pump leachate, moves pumps, hoses, and equipment.
    • Operates Trash-Master compactor on landfill to push, level and compact waste and spread cover dirt.
    • Operated front-end loader on landfill and compost facility.
    • Operates earth-moving equipment, Bulldozer, Flusher and other heavy equipment on the landfill and ICF facility.
    • Services, greases, and makes minor repairs and adjustments to equipment.
    • Operates tandem dump truck hauling dirt for landfill cover or Ingleside rejects.
    • Operates backhoe and motor grader in maintenance and construction of haul roads and drainage ditches.
    • Mows grass, sows grass seed, and plants trees.
    • Installs and removes temporary perimeter fencing.
    • Walking the perimeter of the landfill to retrieve windblown trash and other debris.
    • Help to cover the scale house and light computer related work.
    • Help other public services departments in times of in climate weather, storms, or any state of emergency.
    • High school diploma or GED equivalent
    • Some experience with heavy equipment. 
    • preferred. 
    • Must have valid NC/CDL driver’s license
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Some experience as a Mechanic
    Salary: $37,521.12 - $48,075.04 with benefits
    Interested applicants must apply through NEOGOV, the City of High Point’s new job application system. To apply, please type the following link into your web browser:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/highpointnc. By closing date. The City of High Point is an Equal Opportunity Employer.