General Equipment Operator Vegetation Crew Applications are now
being accepted for the position of General Equipment Operator on
the Cloverdale Vegetation Crew in the Maintenance Division at Ada
County Highway District. The starting wage is $17.83 - $20.50 per
hour, DOQ. Primary Responsibilities:
* Under general supervision of the Vegetation Crew Chief, the
primary duties of this position are to perform skilled work, manual
labor, and operate light- to heavy-duty maintenance equipment
including winter maintenance equipment for plowing, sanding, and
de-icing the roads. Winter operations are an essential function of
this position and may require working outside of normal work
* This position may perform skilled work as it relates to tree
trimming, shoulder mowing, and weed spraying activities.
* This position may work with the Sheriff Labor Detail (SLD)
program and provide minimal supervision over an inmate crew. Will
be required to enforce the rules outlined in the Ada County Sheriff
Labor Detail Participant Contract for all SLD participants. You
will receive a 5% the differential in compensation while performing
SLD lead duties. If you are performing GEO duties, you are not
eligible for the 5% differential pay.
* Must have a current Idaho Class A CDL license. If the license
is from another state, must be able to obtain an Idaho CDL by the
start of employment. Must obtain a tanker endorsement within 30
days of employment.
* Must be able to pass a background check and fingerprinting
through the Ada County Sheriffs Office. * Experience with trimming
trees and knowledge of tree species is a plus, as well as
experience in operating a 10-yard dump truck with a
sander/anti-icing unit. * Must be able to lift 60-70 pounds.
* Any combination of education, training, or experience which
provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be
A completed ACHD Employment Application is required and must be
submitted to Human Resources by 4:30 p.m., September 16, 2020.
Applications are available at 3775 Adams St., Garden City, ID 83714
or on our website at www.achdidaho.org An AA/EEO/ADA Employer