The City of Pataskala is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Equipment Operator. Qualifications: Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and a current, valid CDL certificate at the time of application. Applicant must have experience and knowledge in the operating of snow removal equipment, heavy equipment (backhoe, tractor, etc.), mowers and other related equipment. Must be able to lift in excess of 50 lbs. Duties include: operation of city-owned equipment and other related activities associated with the Public Service department. Hours: typically M-F, 7-3 but must be able to work weekends, evenings and holidays for overtime purposes due to job requirements. Terms of Employment: Full-time, 40 hrs/wk. Salary: $18.17 per hr. Available benefits include medical, dental and vision plans. A complete job description and employment application can be found on the city’s website at http://www.cityofpataskalaohio.gov/city-of-pataskala-careers/. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, resume and employment application along with 3-5 professional (non-personal) references to Finance Director James Nicholson no later than 4:00 pm on Friday, November 2, 2018. Application materials can be sent either via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to City of Pataskala, 621 W Broad St, Suite 2F, Pataskala Ohio 43062. Pre-employment drug screening and background check required.