Job Summary: Full position description is available at Human Resources. Contact information below. Primarily responsible for loading solid waste for transportation off site.
Examples of Duties: (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all tasks, which may be found in positions of this class.) Operate equipment to move and load solid waste at transfer stations sites. Maintain machinery and equipment required to perform duties. Perform ground maintenance and general upkeep of all stations. Haul county boxes from all stations. Monitor hazardous waste and oil receptacle areas. Test monitoring wells in accordance with standards set if needed. Perform scale booth duties, and fill in when needed. Operate hand and power tools for maintenance.
Application & Selection Process: Applicants are required to submit a Mason County Application and Driver Abstract to the Human Resources Department. The completed application may include additional pages of employment history using the application format, and a resume may be attached. The completed application will be used as the primary document to determine if minimum qualifications are met for this recruitment. Misrepresentation, incomplete, or inaccurate entries may be the cause of application rejection, removal from the employment list, or discharge from county service. Applicants will be screened based upon education and experience, and the top candidates will be scheduled for interviews. Selection factors will include demonstrated knowledge and abilities for the particular position. Only those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.
Those that have applied for job #20-32 do not need to reapply, your application will be added to the second application pool.
Minimum Requirements: (An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered) High school diploma or GED, prior work experience involving heavy equipment operation and maintenance, ability to operate power tools, experience working with the public, math and record keeping skills, and ability to work independently. A valid Class A Washington State Commercial Driver’s License with good driving record is required. Knowledge of laws and regulations regarding solid waste disposal and operations, acceptable handling of waste, and methods of handling and receipting money. Must have physical ability to lift 50 lbs on a regular basis and work in variable weather conditions. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment drug test and serve a six-month probationary period.
Additional Salary Information: Teamsters Union Position
Internal Number: 20-52
About Mason County
The mission of Mason County government is to provide essential and mandated services which will preserve and benefit the health, safety, and welfare of the general public in a professional and courteous manner through the effective and equitable management of available public resources.
Mason County government recognizes that its employees and volunteers are the foundation upon which these services are provided.