in White County, AR
Under general supervision, this position is responsible for operating a single axle truck and/or operating a tractor and attached mowing apparatus, and performing various road maintenance functions. Maintain control of grass and weeds by mowing using large tractors and gang mowers. Perform landscape maintenance on the highway rights of way and facilities using industrial weed eaters, brush hooks, chain saws, pole saws, limb saws and other small power equipment. Operate single axle dump truck, hauling highway construction or maintenance materials in the performance of assigned duties. Use jackhammers and small hand tools (such as shovels and rakes) to make repairs to highways. Load, unload, and stack bags of salt, sand, cement, chemicals, etc. Pick up litter (including large tires, dead animals, garbage, etc.). Paint sign posts, guard rails, etc. Flag traffic. Perform regular servicing and preventive maintenance on assigned equipment. Respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days a week (such as natural disasters, severe weather, traffic accidents, etc.). Work during ice and snow removal operations.