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Newton County Government participates in the federal work authorization program to verify employment eligibility of all newly hired employees (E-Verify). 

User Identification Number: 106134
Date of Authorization: March 6, 2008 

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Contact Information
1113 Usher Street
Suite 203
Covington, GA 30014
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Ph: 678-625-1212
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Current Openings:

CDL Truck Driver/Equipment Operator - Landfill

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.34 - 15.43 Hourly DOE/DOQ
  • Posted Date:06/11/2018 3:50 PM
  • Deadline to Apply:06/25/2018 12:00 PM

 

CLASS: CDL TRUCK DRIVER/EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
DEPARTMENT: LANDFILL
REPORTS TO : LANDFILL MANAGER
SAFETY SENSITIVE:   YES

 

POSITION SUMMARY:
Performs work involving operating heavy duty tandem dump truck, garbage truck, tar distributor, or low-boy tractor-trailer truck. Repairs and maintains roads, fields and rights-of-way. Drives truck delivering materials and equipment to job site. Empties garbage compactor and transfers garbage and trash to landfill.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
All candidates to fill a vacant position in this classification must submit to and pass a drug screening test
after meeting the following minimum requirements:

High School diploma or GED, and six months to one year of progressively responsible related experience

Licenses and Certifications:
Valid Commercial Driver's License Class A or B.   

WORK CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:
While performing the essential functions of this job, the incumbent is regularly exposed to outdoor weather conditions; shaking objects or surfaces; conditions such as fumes, noxious odors, dusts, mists, and gases, and moving mechanical parts of equipment, tools, or machinery. The incumbent's working conditions are typically loud.

Please provide a current (less than 60 days) satisfactory 3 year motor vehicle report (MVR) when submitting application packet.  Non-certified copies of the MVR will not be accepted. 

SELECTION PROCESS: 
A Newton County Employment Application MUST BE RECEIVED by June 25, 2018 @ 12:00pm for consideration. Applications are available in our office, via the link below or by applying online. We will contact by phone or email only those applicants whose qualifications meet our minimum requirements and are selected to move forward in the process. We comply with the Drug Free Workplace Guidelines. EOE  

COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION

NEWTON COUNTY APPLICATION PACKET

 


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