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Class A Drivers Wanted - Cohasset, MA

Town of Cohasset-Department of Public Works

Class A Drivers Wanted - Cohasset, MA

The Town of Cohasset

Department of Public Works

The Town of Cohasset, an active, waterfront community on the South Shore, is seeking a Recycling Transfer Facility, Heavy Equipment Operator at the Department of Public Works.

Reporting to the DPW RTF Foreman and serving as part of an integrated Public Works operation, the RTF HEO will perform semi-skilled manual work in operating heavy equipment used in the construction, maintenance, and repair of public works projects or facilities.

Work includes the safe and efficient operation of heavy equipment and vehicles.


The position requires a high school diploma, or the equivalent in experience, and a minimum of and two (2) years of advanced technical/vocational training and experience in the operation of heavy equipment; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Candidates must hold a valid Class A CDL driver’s license along with a Hoisting Engineer’s 2B.

We prefer 4E and 4G Licenses as well.

A valid DOT Medical Examiners Certificate is mandatory.

Knowledge of departmental operations and safe and effective heavy equipment operation techniques and practices is preferred.

This position is represented by a collective bargaining unit and is 40-hours per week.

Regular attendance from Wednesdays – Sundays is required.

Salary: $25.21 per hour; Cohasset offers a comprehensive benefits package.


Please send your cover letter and resume to ATTN: RTF Heavy Equipment Operator SEARCH.

Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate has been selected.

The Town of Cohasset is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and do not discriminate based on race, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, martial or veteran status, sexual preference or any other attribute.

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