Job Posting: Heavy Equipment Operator

Date Posted: 07/27/2018
Close Date: Open Until Filled
Salary: Depends on experience.
Schedule: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Reports To: Public Works Director

Summary of Position: The City of Ingleside is currently accepting applications for the position of Heavy Equipment Operator.  Operates heavy maintenance and construction equipment and assists the work of a crew who constructs, maintains and repairs streets and other city utilities.  Knowledge of proper equipment used in the repair and maintenance of streets and storm drainage systems.  Ability to operate vehicles and equipment such as gradalls, bulldozers, dump trucks, compactors, chip spreaders and loaders as well as assorted hand and pneumatic tools.  Ability to read, measure and calculate types and sizes of materials needed for repair of utility cuts and ability to reason amount of time that will be used in the process.  Ability to complete written reports and both carryout and issue oral and written instructions.  Must demonstrate proficiency at operating a dump truck and either a backhoe or street sweeper as well as two of the following: Loader, Gradall, Maintainer and Bulldozer. The position will required some nights and weekends and on call duty.  Candidate’s must be able to pass a background investigation and will be required to submit to a physical and drug screen.

Education Required: High School/GED and Texas Class B CDL driver’s license.  Experience preferred: two years operating light and heavy equipment in the construction and maintenance of roads, streets, and drainage systems.

Applications may be obtained from and submitted to Human Resources, 2334 Hwy 361, Suite 162, P.O. Drawer 400, Ingleside, TX 78362, telephone 361-776-2517, email at or online at .  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The City of Ingleside does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability, in employment or the provision of services.

How to apply: Download an application here ,

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Do not send resumes without an application. Resumes submitted without a City of Ingleside application will not be considered.

For More Information: Contact Human Resources Dept. at 361-776-2517.