Equipment Operator III - Stormwater

Title: Equipment Operator III - Stormwater

Salary: $15.73 hr

Open Until: 6/30/2017

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR III (Stormwater Infrastructure):  Coordinates projects, serves as lead equipment operator for heavy/medium equipment and performs manual work associated with operations of the Storm Water Infrastructure Division of the Beaufort County Public Works Department. Provides direction, training and assistance to division employees. Coordinates daily work activities, assigns work, monitors status of work, and inspects completed work and trouble shoots problem situations.



  • High school diploma or GED
  • Vocational/technical training in heavy vehicle operation, equipment operation, and work in storm water infrastructure
  • Three (3) years previous experience and/or training that includes public works construction projects, project coordination, heavy equipment operation, basic supervision, and work in specific area of assignment
  • Commercial Drivers License Class A
  • Appropriate endorsements included with CDL Class A (or said endorsements must be obtained within 6 months of hire).
  • Official three year driving history from the Department of Motor Vehicles must be submitted with application. Applications without driving record will not be considered.
  • 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.