Minimum Qualifications Four years of full-time experience in a trade under a skilled tradesperson which would provide training equivalent to that given in a training, apprenticeship, or equivalent program; or an equivalent combination of experience and training gained by completion of technical courses in skilled trades at a school, institute, or branch of the Armed Services. When required to operate motor vehicles, candidates must possess a valid New York State driver's license appropriate for the type of vehicle to be operated
Duties Description Duties to include: Completing carpentry and other trade related projects. Transporting, operating, and maintaining heavy equipment including, but not limited to: dump trucks, bulldozers, excavators, loaders, boom mower, rollers/compactors, skid steers, road graders, snowplows, and motor boats. Duties also include: Operating a chain saw, maintaining DEC buildings and grounds as required, and providing written documentation of work performed, purchases, fuel usage, vehicle use mileage, etc.
Additional Comments Must have a valid driver’s license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain Must be able to work in remote areas. Must be able to work in adverse weather conditions. Travel may be required. Overtime may be required. Overnight travel may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be available for emergency response. Must be available to respond to after-hours emergencies. Must obtain a Class B CDL within 12 months of appointment with appropriate endorsements and no air brake restriction. Will be subject to the Federal Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act (OTETA) of 1991, which requires employee testing for drug and alcohol abuse.
This is an hourly appointment currently funded through 3/31/24, with a likelihood of continuing beyond that date. Program needs and funding will determine actual termination date.
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