The incumbent in this position is responsible for operating/driving a variety of heavy equipment including, but not limited to, crawler tractors, front wheel loaders, excavators, wheel tractors with disk and harrow and gasoline or diesel powered equipment. The individual drives and operates equipment over and off the road in order to complete the assigned tasks. Performs routine vehicle maintenance including, but not limited to, conducting pre-operation check; routine preventive maintenance and performing minor field repair or adjustment on the equipment. High School diploma or equivalent GED is preferred. A minimum of one (1) year of experience in the operation of heavy construction equipment such as front-end loaders, dozers, bobcats, back-hoes, tractors and other heavy equipment in a safe and proper manner is required. Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License. Must have the ability to obtain Commercial Driver's License. Must have the ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. without assistance. Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays.