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    Summary

    About the Position: Fort Hood rests in the beautiful 'hill and lake' country of Central Texas between Killeen and Copperas Cove and is approximately 60 miles north of the capital city of Austin, 50 miles south of Waco, 160 miles south of Dallas, and 150 miles north of San Antonio. For everyone who enjoys the outdoors, The Great Place is the ideal location, because of warm winters and hot summers. The nearby lakes, Belton and Stillhouse, offer year round outdoor recreation activities.

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    Responsibilities

    • Perform operator's maintenance and service for assigned vehicles, attachments, and equipment.
    • Operate large industrial vehicles on a wide variety of terrains, ranging from smooth or rolling to rough and steep hillsides and canyons.
    • Operate cargo, van, stake-bed, or dump trucks with Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) of 22,000 pounds or more (usually with from 4 to 10 drive wheels, 6 or more forward speeds, and load rates over 8,000 pounds).
    • Operate D-7 or similar heavy bulldozer to clear cedar, other small trees, and brush by uprooting and windrowing.
    • Operate gasoline and diesel powered industrial vehicles and attached equipment such as mower, plows, chisels, post-hole driller,blade, frontend loader, seeder, harrow, fertilizer spreader, etc.
    • Operate large industrial (Kershaw) tractor with brush-cutting attachment to cut and clear cedar, oak, and other small trees (up to 9 inches in diameter) and brush from training areas and other parts of the installation.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    8

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