Equipment Operator l - Solid Waste & Recycling

Title: Equipment Operator l - Solid Waste & Recycling

Salary: $13.45 DOQ

Open Until: 8/18/2017

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I (Solid Waste & Recycling):  Under general supervision, operates light motor vehicles, bobcat and trash compacting truck for the Solid Waste & Recycling Division of Beaufort County Public Works Department.



  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Five months previous experience and/or training involving vehicle and equipment operation 
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), Class B with air brake certification preferred 
  • Official three year driving history from the Department of Motor Vehicles must be submitted with application.   
  • Applications submitted without driving record will not be considered
  • Must be able to work weekends and irregular shift hours.      
  • Basic communication, comprehension and math skills required.

All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation.