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Assistant Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Allamakee County Secondary Road Department is taking applications for a full time Heavy Equipment/Tractor/Truck Mechanic out of the Waukon Shop.  Applicants shall possess a valid Cl. A CDL with at least 3 years experience with mechanically maintaining and operating road construction equipment.  Satisfactory completion of an accredited diesel/heavy equipment training program with Air Brake, Air Conditioning, and Electrical Certifications preferred.  Shall also be able to operate gas and arc welding equipment.  Shall have sufficient knowledge of computers for diagnosis and record keeping of machines.  Wage $23.50-26.11/hour DOQ.  Successful applicant subject to pre-employment drug/alcohol/physical testing. 

Job applications will be accepted until the position is filled.



Allamakee County Secondary Road Department is taking applications for an Equipment Operators/MM II who will work mainly out of the Waukon Shop operating motor graders, endloaders, dump trucks and doing road maintenance. Applicants shall possess a valid Class A or B CDL with at least 2 years experience operating and maintaining road construction equipment.  Required to live within Allamakee County within 90 days of hire for emergency call out situations.  Successful applicants subject to pre-employment and random drug/alcohol/physical testing.  Wage $22.78-$25.31 per hour plus benefits DOQ. 

Job application forms are due by 12/07/23

Applications for both positions can be filled out at the Allamakee County Engineer's Office, 870 4th St. NW, Waukon, IA 52172 or job application and full job description can also be downloaded at http://www.allamakeecounty.iowa.gov

Assistant Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Equipment Operator/MM II




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