Three years of experience in the operation of mobile equipment.
May be required to possess a valid Louisiana driver's license or commercial driver's license.
District 04 - Gang 711 – Districtwide - Fleet JOB NUMBER: 00010912
THIS POSITION IS OPEN ONLY TO PERMANENT DOTD EMPLOYEES.
This position requires a Louisiana Class A CDL License. Please attach copy of License to application.
RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF JOB EXPERIENCE ON YOUR APPLICATION.
Applicants can apply online at www.jobs.la.gov, select APPLY. We strongly encourage applicants to apply online.
Applicants who do not wish to apply online can submit a completed Civil Service application (application can be found on Civil Service website at www.civilservice.la.gov by clicking here or send application to LaShonda Webber, P.O. Box 38, Shreveport, LA 71161. If you have questions, please call 318-549-8349. Application must have the job title and job number on it. ALL SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS MUST BE ANSWERED AND SUBMITTED WITH APPLICATION. Any applications that do not contain this information will be rejected.
DOTD EMPLOYEES: All qualified and interested permanent DOTD employees may apply.
DOTD EMPLOYEES: Refer to appropriate EDSM directive for required structured training requirements and PPM # 59 Workforce Development on training guidelines. If hired Applicant will be required to obtain Tank endorsement. Applicant may be required to travel statewide to perform the required job duties. Must be able to climb, bend and lift objects. Applicant will need to be able to provide reimbursable travel expenses in accordance with DOTD policy.
For job specific information, please contact Mr. Andy Long, Engineering Technician-7 at 318-549-8326.
Function of Work:
To operate heavy mobile equipment to accomplish transportation, maintenance, or construction tasks.
Level of Work:
General from a Foreman, or other higher level maintenance supervisory or administrative personnel.
Functional over lower graded equipment operations or laboring personnel, as needed.
Location of Work:
Levee Districts; Ports; Terminal Districts; Department of Wildlife and Fisheries; Department of Natural Resources; Office of Forestry; Department of Health and Human Resources; or other agencies throughout the state requiring the regular operation of very heavy mobile equipment.
Differs from Heavy Mobile Equipment Operator 1 by the requirement for operation of large mobile cranes, draglines, pile drivers, or locomotives as the primary, regular and recurring function of the job.
Differs from Foreman and other supervisory jobs by the requirement that actual operation of heavy equipment, rather than full-time supervision, constitutes the major function of the job.
Examples of Work:
Operation of one or more of the types of equipment enumerated must be primary, regular, and recurring function of the job.
Operates mobile wheeled or tracked cranes with clamshells, hoes, load hooks, draglines, or pile drivers.
Operates amphibious marsh buggy mounted mobile dragline.
Operates diesel, railroad locomotive.
Operates ship unloader unit. May provide guidance to, and oversee work of lower graded operators, workers, and laborers.
May be required to operate any other mobile equipment or auxiliary equipment when necessary to accomplish work objectives.
Makes minor repairs to equipment and performs user maintenance necessary to keep equipment in clean, good working order.