Job Overview

Summary

About the Agency

This position is located in the office of Engineering and Maintenance, Heavy Equipment Branch, Massena, N.Y, www.massena.ny.us.  
This announcement establishes an open continuous (8 month) Standing Register for Temporary Crane Operator positions at two different grade levels. This Register will be used to fill temporary positions for additional coverage during our winter work maintenance period and for various work projects.   
 
All applications received by Dec. 23, 2013 will receive early consideration for temporary opportunities during upcoming winter work period which starts in January. Thereafter, we will review and forward applications on an "as needed" basis. You must meet all eligible requirements at the time of consideration. Please review the ‘Duties’ and ‘Qualifications Required’ section for further information. 
 
PLEASE NOTE:  The pay rate for the WG-10 level is $28.08 and the pay rate for the WG-11 level is $28.68. 
 
Because this is a temporary position; there is no promotion potential.  
 
Reimbursement for pre-employment interview expenses are not authorized. 
 
Applicants are responsible for all costs involved with traveling to Massena, NY for an interview.  If you do not live in the local commuting area, phone interviews are conducted prior to confirming an on-site interview. Relocation expenses are not authorized

Duties

If selected, you will operate cranes, derricks and mobile cranes, and a variety of engineering and construction equipment. Equipment operated can include, but is not limited to, trucks of gross vehicle weights of up to and exceeding 22,000 pounds, backhoes, front end loaders, and various cranes. At the WG-11 level you may be required to operate a floating gatelifter.