Infrastructure Equipment Operator - Public Services

South Carolina, USA Req #112
Wednesday, July 21, 2021


The Public Works Operator is responsible for the operation of small equipment and occasionally heavy equipment in support of department activities including hauling of debris, construction, repair, and maintenance of Town infrastructure to include roads and drainage systems. 



  • Operates dump trucks and other department heavy trucks to haul rock, dirt, refuse and/or trash in support of department activities
  • Operates small equipment such as a chainsaw, pole saw, vibrating tamp, jumping jack tamp, concrete saw, concrete vibrator, walk behind asphalt roller, mud hog, and portable pumps
  • Operates a backhoe/trackhoe to install or move drainage pipe, dig ditches, and move debris such as dirt, rock, and vegetation
  • Operates other heavy equipment, such as bulldozer, asphalt roller, skid-steer loader, mini excavator, and front end loader in support of the divisions construction or maintenance related activities
  • Performs basic and routine light maintenance of heavy equipment
  • May perform hand labor such as shoveling hot mix, cold mix, gravel, and dirt
  • Builds concrete forms and pours/finishes concrete for sidewalks, sidewalk ramps, curbing, and driveway aprons
  • May remove brush, trees, and other vegetative debris from worksite
  • Performs other duties as assigned that relate to construction and maintenance of road, drainage systems, and other Town infrastructure.
  • Represents the Town and interacts with the public on a daily basis
  • Performs other duties as required




  • High School Diploma or equivalent and one (1) year prior work experience;
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Valid South Carolina Driver’s License
  • Commercial Drivers License

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $16.21
  • South Carolina, USA