Details for Vacancy - Las Animas
Vacancy - Las Animas County Road & Bridge Department – OPERATOR IIA-KIM SHOP. Under Supervision performs unskilled and semi-skilled manual labor in the construction, maintenance, operation, and repair of public works, equipment, and county roads; operates light, medium, and heavy equipment and heavy-duty trucks on a regular basis. Applicant must live within a 30-mile radius of the Kim Shop. High School Diploma or GED equivalent. Two years of responsible experience in the operation of small trucks and light equipment in construction, maintenance or related activities is preferred. Possession of a valid Colorado Driver’s License is required at date of hire. A DMV report will also be required if interviewed. New hires will be required to take a drug test and physical as a prerequisite to employment. Must have possession of and ability to maintain a DOT Medical Certificate. Must obtain at a Class A CDL with air brakes and tanker endorsement by the end of the 90-day probationary period. Also, following successful completion of probationary period, the successful candidate shall be required to become a member of the United Mine Workers of America Local #6126, and shall be subject to the terms and conditions as set forth in said Union contract. The initial hourly rate of compensation for this position shall be $14.50 per hour. Upon satisfactory completion of a mandatory probation period, or extension, the wage shall be dependent upon license endorsements. For further detailed information on this job vacancy, please contact the Workforce Center. If interested, please send application, letter of interest and resume to Colorado Workforce Center, 140 North Commercial, Trinidad, Colorado, 81082. Phone (719) 846-9221 or fax (719) 846-7594.