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Heavy Equipment Operator


Listing Summary

This position is responsible for operating a variety of heavy road maintenance and construction equipment.

Major duties include:

  • Operates a variety of heavy equipment to facilitate work processes safely and efficiently
  • Works with other employees to repair or replace water service lines or mains
  • Locates utilities; assists with water line laying, maintenance, and repair
  • Inspects equipment prior to use to ensure that it is in proper operating condition
  • Cleans, services, and makes minor repairs to equipment; performs maintenance duties to equipment such as lubricating, greasing, and checking air, oil, gas, and other fluids.
  • Loads dump trucks and hauls sand, dirt, clay, asphalt, and other materials to work sites
  • Flags traffic and work sites; sets up barricades to protect employees and public
  • Operates a variety of hand and power tools
  • Clears debris from roadway and right-of-way
  • Hauls equipment and materials to and from work sites
  • Cleans culverts and storm drains
  • Assists with snow removal operations
  • Seals cracks in asphalt
  • Performs related duties

Minimum Qualifications include:

  • Ability to read, write, and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent
  • Experience with subordinate positions so that you can answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with one to three years of experience or service
  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid Class A CDL issued by the State of Georgia
  • Skill in operating power tools such as chain saws and weed eaters

The successful candidate must complete a Background/Reference Check and Pre-Employment Drug Screening prior to the start of employment.

To Apply: All applicants must complete a City of Clayton employment application. Applications are online at or at the City of Clayton City Hall located at 837 Highway 76 West, Clayton, GA 30525. For more information, please call (706) 960-9358.

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