Road Maintenance Technician I - Truck Driver

Yakima County   Sunnyside, WA   Full-time     Transportation
Posted on November 20, 2023
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Road Maintenance Technician I – Truck Driver (Sunnyside)  

Pay Range: $23.10 - $29.30 per hour (Local # 1 Pay Plan, B23 Step 1-13)

Hiring Range: $23.10 - $24.52 per hour (Local # 1 Pay Plan, B23 Step 1-4 DOQ)  

There is one Road Maintenance Technician I opening with the Yakima County, County Roads Department - Maintenance Division. This position performs skilled and semi-skilled maintenance through multiple activities involving the operation of single and tandem axle 5-yard and 10-yard dump trucks, water trucks, and tractors with a variety of trailer and hitch combination(s) including, pintle, ball, and 5th wheel plate connections to; pup, flatbed, lowboy, tilt deck, tanker, belly dumps, and side dump trailers, for the purpose of; transporting, placing, removing, stockpiling, and distributing; aggregates, liquids, dirt, equipment, and other materials for road maintenance activities. Compacting roadways, snow removal, and sanding operations included. Operates a variety of other construction related equipment, power tools, and hand tools. Performs manual labor as needed including traffic control and routine preventative maintenance on equipment.   While the emphasis of this position is on the trucking operations; when required, this position may be assigned to perform other duties including the activities and utilization of equipment for the other job descriptions within the Road Maintenance Technician I Class specification.  

Education & Experience: High School Diploma or G.E.D. AND five (5) years of experience of which includes one (1) year of experience driving with a Commercial Driver’s License. Experience must consist of one or all of the following: motorized equipment operation, road maintenance and/or construction experience or experience related to the essential duty statements listed above; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides knowledge, skills, and abilities sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.  

Benefits included in position: Health Care Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Basic Life and Basic LTD) Retirement Benefits Paid Vacation Paid Holidays Paid Sick Leave