Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking an Equipment Operator for the Department of Facilities Grounds New Brunswick.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Operates, checks, services, and with assistance, performs emergency and minor repairs of heavy mechanized construction and maintenance equipment.
May assist crafts workers in performing construction and maintenance work.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires three years experience or training in operation and maintenance of heavy equipment to include, but not limited to, backhoe/loader, sweeper and farm type equipment.
Requires a valid driver's license and two years driving experience.
Will be required to successfully complete the Rutgers Defensive Driving Course.
A Commercial Driver?s License (CDL) Class B with Air Brake endorsement must be obtained at the expense of the employee within 90 days of date of employment.
This position requires drug and alcohol testing in accordance with federal law.
Must be able to read, write and speak English as commensurate with job duties and lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
Clean driving record.
Posting Number: 19ST4397
Location: Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Internal Number: 102991
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.