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at Gila River Indian Community

Posted: 6/6/2019
Job Reference #: 19287-1
Categories: Government, Drivers

Job Description


Job Title: Equipment Operator/Skilled Truck Driver

Closing Date: 4/24/2019
DEADLINE: Attach any required documents, i. e., Transcripts, Certificates, diploma and Motor Vehicle
Record, to your online application by midnight on the closing date. Late Applications or documents will not
be considered
Job Number: 19-287
Job Type: Full Time Regular

Department: Department of Public Works

City: Sacaton; AZLocations: 186 S. Skill Center Road
Area of Interest: Public Works
Salary Type: Base Pay
Salary/ Hourly Rate: $18.
04 Hourly

Tribal Driving Permit Required: Yes


The Equipment Operator/Skilled Truck Driver provides solid waste collection service and maintains transfer

0 Perform monthly inventory of tools and equipment; perform preventive maintenance inspection of equipment
and vehicles; perform daily inspection and cleaning of solid waste collection vehicle; perform operating tasks
required to maintain community solid waste collection container and transfer stations.
0 Maintain accurate and up-to-date list of solid waste customers; making sure new customers are added andpicked up; maintain record of number of collections at a particular site; type of refuse disposed.Maintain daily log of equipment and vehicles (usage; mileage; tune-ups; etc).Transport solid waste to off-reservation land?lls.Operate solid waste collection vehicles.Investigate and resolve solid waste complaints; conduct daily check of "Work Order Board" to ensurecomplaints and work orders are handled promptly (daily).
0 Complete and submit "Work Orders" on all jobs performed; collect and submit all receipts; invoices and
land?ll tickets on a daily basis.
0 Inspect; clean; sanitize and repair solid waste containers.
0 May be required to cross-train into water distribution and wastewater collection system.
0 Perform other related duties as assigned.REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:Knowledge of the lay out of the Gila River Indian Community.Knowledge of hazards and applicable safety rules and precautions of equipment operation.
Knowledge of traf?c laws; ordinances and rules involved with equipment operation.Skill and ability to operate various types of trucks and equipment.Ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions.
0 Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, Community Officials
and the general public.
0 Ability to perform all physical requirements of the position; agree to maintain a Drug-free workplace.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: High School Diploma or GED and a minimum of two (2) years experience in solid waste which included operating
waste vehicles and/or equipment.


Must be at least 18 years of age.Must possess a valid Class B or a Class A Commercial Driver’s license.Required to obtain a Tribal Driving permit. Valid state driver’s license with a current proof of driving record for
the past 39 months will be required to qualify for a tribal driving permit. Proof of driving record must be
submitted with application and must not be more than 60 days old from the date of submission of the
application.Non- Supervisory, Hourly Position
Reports to Director or designee


- Medical - EPO or PPO Self-Funded Plan utilizing Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Network

- Prescription Program

- Dental - Plan is provided through CIGNA with no deductible for preventive services or $50 (individual)/ $150
(family) deductible for basic and major services

- Vision - plan benefits are provided through SightCare of Arizona and carry a $10 co-pay for exams, zero co-

- Life and AD&D - We offer voluntary or supplemental life insurance for Employee & Dependents through
METLIFE Group Insurance. GRIC pays the full cost for your Basic Life and AD&D.Other Voluntary Benefits -

- Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
° Short Term Disability

- Long Term Disability

- Employee Assistance Program

- 12 Paid Holidays

- Vacation Leave

- Sick Leave

Preference in filling vacancies is given to quali?ed Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Preference
Act (Title 25, US. Code, Section 472 and 473). The Gila River Indian Community is also committed to achieving
the full and equal opportunity without discrimination because of Race, Religion, Color, Sex, National Origin,
Politics, Marital Status, Physical Handicap, Age or Sexual Orientation. In other than the above, the Gila River
Indian Community is an Equal Opportunity Employer.If you are claiming Preference in one or more of the following categories please attach a copy of the
required documentation to the completed Employment Application.Preference for Community Members (with proof of enrollment)
Preference for Native Americans (must meet membership requirement of a federally recognized Tribe.)Preference point for Spouse of Community Member (with proof of spouse enrollment)
Preference point for Veteran (must meet statutory requirements)


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