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HIGHWAY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR, SG-7 (2 Positions - #03971/03972)

Appointment Type: Permanent Non-Competitive

Negotiating Unit: CSEA

Hourly Rate: $14.56 – 21.08

Location: Albion

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must have one year of experience in the operation of tractors or other self-propelled equipment and possession of a valid New York State driver’s license appropriate for the type of vehicle operated. For this position, a New York State Class B CDL with Air Brake endorsement is required.


Specific duties and job requirements will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Operates a variety of self-propelled equipment in the construction, repair and maintenance of the canals, approaches and grounds;
  • Performs laboring tasks;
  • Works as part of a crew;
  • Monitors gauges and fluid levels of machines during work;
  • Performs routine maintenance and repairs on machines to assure safe and efficient operation and;
  • Maintains daily records of work performed and materials used.

Examples of highway equipment incumbent may be expected to operate:

  • Small front-end loaders
  • Tractor mowers
  • Tree sprayers
  • Road graders
  • Patching rollers
  • Snowplows

Interested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications should send a cover letter and resume by the application deadline of June 21, 2018 to Please include the position title and location (Highway Equipment Operator, Albion) in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application.

phone: 518.449.6003

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This application must be printed and mailed. Data will not transfer if this form is attached to an e-mail.