Chippewa County is accepting applications for a vacant Operator IV – Hotmix position within the Highway Department. The job duties of the Operator IV – Hotmix position include all aspects of operation and maintenance of the County’s hotmix plant. Winter maintenance activities will be required for this position.
Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or GED equivalent required. Minimum three (3) years’ experience in heavy equipment operation on a routine basis, with experience operating a hotmix plant preferred. Must be able to operate a variety of equipment relating to construction and maintenance of roads and bridges. Class A CDL without restrictions E and L required. N-Tanker Endorsement required within six (6) months from date of hire. Visit www.co.chippewa.wi.us to view the full position description and other job requirements.
Wage: $21.02 - $23.13 per hour depending on qualifications plus an excellent fringe benefit package. Position may be eligible for an annual pay increase based on performance.
Benefits: Security Health Plan provider options include a high deductible plan ($2,000 for an individual and $4,000 for a family) and a low deductible plan ($500 for an individual and $1,500 for a family) with monthly premiums ranging from $0 per month to $11 for an individual and $0 per month to $30 for a family. Wisconsin Retirement System contributions of 6.7% with a 6.7% company match. Life insurance, flexible spending, and disability insurance offered. Generous PTO program of 6.16 hours of PTO earned per pay period (26 pay periods in a year).
Applications will only be accepted through the online application process at www.co.chippewa.wi.us under Career Opportunities. Applications must be submitted electronically by Friday, November 17, 2017. Application materials received after that date and time will not be considered. EOE.