Public Works Opening

DESCRIPTION: The Town of Sabattus is seeking an individual to fill the position of Truck Driver/Heavy Equipment Operator/Laborer. The Truck Driver/Laborer positions is responsible for Operating trucks and sanders, plowing Town roads, assists in construction and maintaining of Town Roads, operating moderate heavy equipment and perform related work as required. The pay is based on experience and within the guidelines of collective bargaining agreement.

REQUIREMENTS: Previous experience preferred in plowing and maintaining of Town or State Roads, working knowledge of occupational safety, knowledge of operating and maintaining variety of equipment utilized by public works employee, must possess the physical ability to perform heavy manual labor and must be able to work in a small team environment. Applicants must possess a Maine CDL Class B license endorsement.  If you have a manual restriction you will need to have the ability to have this removed within 6 months. Then town may reimburse for this.  A Class A with Tank, Hazmat and School Bus endorsements is a plus.

BENEFITS: Town provides a very competitive hourly rate and benefits package, training opportunities and a clean, safe work environment. We offer uniform allowance, vacation time, thirteen (13) paid holidays, MPERS, ICMA Retirement (town will match up to 10.3%), health/dental/vision insurance, income protection and flexible health spending. The Town of Sabattus offers a comprehensive benefit package with competitive with a lateral transfer of up to the eight (8) year step and may include vacation time.

TO APPLY: Submit application to Dr. Timothy Kane – Town Manager, 190 Middle Road, Sabattus Maine 04280. Email: tkane@sabattus.org or Fax 207-375-4104. Application and Job Description are available at the Sabattus Town Office or at www.sabattus.org. Applications will be accepted until an acceptable candidate is found.

Interested applicants may contact Public Works Director Craig Shaw at (207) 375-8702 with specific questions about this position.

The Town of Sabattus is an Equal Opportunity Employer