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Heavy Equipment Lead Operator

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Work Type: Classified
Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Categories: Facilities Services

Job Title

Heavy Equipment Lead Operator

Department

Ground Services

Salary

$35,000 - $42,875; commensurate with experience

Job Summary/Basic Function

Serve as sanitation driver and operate heavy equipment and machinery as lead worker in this capacity for the grounds department. Assist other departments within Facilities Services with jobs that require heavy equipment/machinery. Available for weekend work and/or callbacks as required.

Required Education

Completion of the eighth (8th) grade. High School diploma or High School Equivalency (HSE) strongly preferred.

Required Related Experience

Two (2) years successful experience with the operation of CDL or heavy equipment.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Possession of valid Tennessee operators drivers license and Class B endorsement (Commercial drivers license) required.

 

MTSU offers a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to the following:  

  • Vacation and Sick Leave  
  • 13 paid University holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Optional 401K and 403B Deferred Compensation Plans
  • Educational benefits for the employee and their spouse and dependents
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MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment is required before employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986). Clery Act crime statistics for MTSU are available at https://www.mtsu.edu/police/docs/2022AnnualSecurityReport.pdf or by contacting MTSU Public Safety at (615) 898-2424.

MTSU is a Tobacco & Drug-Free campus.

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you will be required to provide information about your criminal history to be considered.

For individuals requiring reasonable accommodation to apply: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a position with MTSU, please call 615-898-2929 or email emp@mtsu.edu.

Application Review Date: February 6, 2023

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