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Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Transportation Equipment Operator A in Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Transportation Equipment Operator A

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Transportation Equipment Operator A

Salary

$31,394.00 - $46,162.00 Annually

Location

Cumberland County, PA

Job Type

Non-Civil Service Permanent Full-time

Department

Department of Transportation

Job Number

S-2021-04449

Closing

9/28/2021 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Code

91380

Position Number

00083155; 00233145

Union

AFSCME

Bargaining Unit

J1

Pay Group

ST03

Bureau/Division

Transportation

Worksite Address

Cumberland County Maintenance Organization

Worksite Address

40 Army Heritage Drive

City

Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Zip Code

17013

Contact Name

Ashlee Mumma

Contact Phone

717-787-5126

Contact Email

asmumma@pa.gov

  • Description

  • Benefits

  • Questions

THE POSITION

As a leading organization in the maintenance of Pennsylvania's Highways, the Department of Transportation, Cumberland County Maintenance Organization, is seeking full-time CDL Equipment Operators to support the maintenance of the county highway and bridge systems. Join the Cumberland County Team with this exciting career opportunity!

DESCRIPTION OF WORK

As an Equipment Operator for PennDOT, you will plow snow and work on construction sites, which are both vital to the safety of the public traveling Pennsylvania roads. You will also perform manual labor, minor repairs to equipment, and preventative maintenance for the trucks and equipment.

Working hard and serving Pennsylvania each day is a rewarding job. You will go home each day feeling fulfilled and productive!

Additional details regarding this position can be found in theposition description (http://www.occup.state.pa.us/OrgChart/PD_NEOGOV.asp?p=00083155) .

Work Schedule

Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Lunch period: 30 minutes

Travel, overtime and shift work required.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY

  • Successful completion of the Transportation Equipment Operator Trainee Program employed by the Commonwealth of PA; or

  • Graduation from a Commercial Driver's License Training School; or

  • An equivalent combination of experience and training.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Possession of a valid Pennsylvania Class A or Class B Commercial Driver's License with the Air Brake Restriction (L) removed or equivalent. Certain positions may require that the E or O restriction is removed.

  • This position requires possession of a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.

  • Employees must obtain an active Tank Vehicle Endorsement (N) during the probationary period and continuously maintain it while employed in this job.

  • This position is subject to Drug and Alcohol testing in accordance with Federal Regulations.

  • Must obtain an active certification issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation in the operation of heavy trucks and loaders, and two additional pieces of construction equipment, within the probationary period.

The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

Health & Wellness

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage, vision, dental, and wellness programs.*

Work/Life Balance

We understand that there is more to life than work – and we want you to enjoy it!

For most positions, we offer paid vacation days, paid sick days, military leave, as well as paid time off for most major U.S. holidays. Alternate work schedules are available for certain positions.

Career Development

We want to help you grow and see your goals become a reality! Supervisors and human resource staff are available to help employees create a plan to develop skills for their current jobs or prepare for the next step in their careers. Employees can easily transfer between positions or agencies to expand knowledge and pursue new challenges while retaining leave and benefits. Additionally, there are a variety of programs available to help get you where you need to be.

Other Rewards

Commonwealth employees enjoy many other rewards, including opportunities for recognition, workplace charitable giving, and even special employee-only discounts.

For more information about benefits, health and wellness, work-life balance, career development, and other rewards go towww.employment.pa.govand click on the benefits box.

*Eligibility rules apply.

01

This position is located in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Are you willing and able to work in, and commute to this location?

  • Yes

  • No

    02

    Have you successfully completed the Transportation Equipment Operator Trainee Program as an employee of the Commonwealth of PA?

  • Yes

  • No

    03

    Have you graduated from a Commercial Driver's License training school?

  • Yes

  • No

    04

    How many years of experience do you have in the operation of highway construction and maintenance equipment such as skid steers, backhoes, tractors, loaders, dump trucks, pickups or snow plows?

  • None

  • Less than 6 months

  • 6 months - less than 1 year

  • 1 year - less than 2 years

  • 2+ years

    05

    Do you have a valid Pennsylvania Class A or B Commercial Driver's License or equivalent with the Air Brake/ L restriction removed?

  • Yes

  • No

    06

    Do you currently possess a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations?

  • Yes

  • No

  • No, but willing to obtain a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, by the first day of employment.

    Required Question

Agency

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Address

613 North StreetHarrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17120

Website

http://www.employment.pa.gov

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