       Title:                  Motor/Medium Equipment Operator
       Office location:        Rhinebeck Town Garage Rhinebeck, NY  12572
       Pay rate:               $18.35/hr to start, $19.35 upon completion of 6 months;
12 month probationary period
       Benefits:               Medical insurance after 3 months,
paid holidays, paid vacation after one year
       Start Date:             anticipated for May 2016


       Candidates must possess a valid NYS Class B Commercial Driver’s License
       Knowledge of the operation of trucks and other equipment (plow, sander, backhoe, loader, chipper, chain-saw, etc.) in a safe and appropriate manner
       Experience driving, plowing, asphalt application, or construction preferred
       Ability to understand and follow directions
       Must be able to work as part of a team
       Applicants are subject to substance testing program
       Town of Rhinebeck equipment and facilities are a Smoke Free Workplace
       References required


Employee will be expected to perform routine road maintenance duties in a safe and efficient manner.   This includes but is not limited to:  snow removal, materials transport, operation of chain-saws, manual labor (including loading trucks, digging ditches, cleaning and repairing catch basins, clearing brush, trimming trees, erecting signs, removing dead animals from the roadway), maintaining equipment, buildings and grounds maintenance, and other tasks as assigned by the employee’s supervisor.  Candidates should be of a physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

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The Town of Rhinebeck Highway Department is an equal employment opportunity employer.