Application Information

For an application, you may download the application form (pdf) or pick one up at the City of Decatur Human Resources Department at 402 Lee Street NE, Decatur, AL 35602. A completed employment application along with a current resume must be submitted by the posted deadline for the position of interest.

Mail to:
Human Resources Department
City of Decatur
P.O. Box 1984
Decatur, AL 35602

Email to:

Heavy Equipment Operator

Job ID#: 9973-180313
Job Type: Full Time
Department: Landfill Department
Position Type: Open Position
Salary Range Number: 26
Salary Range: Bi-Weekly $1,137.00 - $1,798.00 --OR-- Annual $29,562.00 - $46,748.00
Application Deadline: Mar 27, 2018

Notice:  Written Examination is required for this position and eligible candidates will receive notification of scheduled Examination date and time.

To be eligible for consideration, a completed employment application must be received by the City of Decatur Human Resources Department before the closing date. Please attach a current resume if available.

The purpose of this classification is to operate heavy equipment and perform manual work functions associated with various city departments as assigned.

**Due to the volume of responses received, we will not be able to provide a status of consideration. Candidates who have been selected for the next step in the review process will be notified.

Must possess a High School diploma or GED: supplemented by vocational/technical training in heavy equipment operation; supplemented by one (1) to two (2) years previous experience and/or training involving heavy equipment operation and manual labor in street/drainage system, construction/maintenance, roadside maintenance, parks/recreational facility maintenance, sanitation/landfill, or other area of assignment; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.

Completed employment application, with current resume (if available), must be returned to the City of Decatur Human Resources Department by the posting closing date. May be delivered in person or:

Mailed to: P. O. Box 1984, Decatur, AL 35602

Emailed to:

Faxed to: (256) 341-4895