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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: General Labor/Maintenance

Title: Laborer/Snowplow Driver

Posting No.: 1314

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Transportation and Highways

Hours: Temporary: Variable on-call hours

Salary: $20.00 per hour

There are six (6) positions open at this time.

This position will be temporary until March 31, 2018.
Responsibilities include:
•    Snowplowing, snow removal, snow shoveling and changing plow blades
•    Maintaining and cleaning the mechanics shop
•    Washing all County vehicles
•    Work zone flagging
•    Labor duties for work crews such as construction, shoveling, raking, etc.
•    Additional duties as assigned

Physical requirements and work environment:
•    While performing the duties of this job, the employee must exert up to 80 pounds of force frequently or constantly to lift, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body
•    The work environment frequently includes working near moving mechanical parts, in high or precarious places, in extreme outside weather conditions, with hazardous materials, with fumes or airborne particles, with the risk of electric shock, and in cramped or confined spaces
•    Employees in this class are required to be on call for emergency situations and seasonal snow removal, which means being capable of working in excess of forty hours per week

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    High School diploma or equivalent
•    Class A or B Illinois Driver’s License

The preferred candidate will have:
•    Experience operating a six wheel snowplow

A post-offer physical is required.
A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer