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Equipment Operator

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Equipment Operator
Department Fac Mgmt-Operational Services (7461)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

In support of the University of Arizona’s goals, the Mason crew is committed to providing timely customer service and excellent craftsmanship on all projects that we work on. We are looking for an experienced Equipment Operator to join our team to support us in our endeavors.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state retirement plan; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

The University of Arizona has been recognized on Forbes 2015 list of America’s Best Employers in the United States and has been awarded the 2015 Work-Life Seal of Distinction by the Alliance for Work-Life Progress! For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Operate backhoe.
  • Assist Labor crew as needed.
  • Assist Masons with duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • At least two years of licensed driving experience.
  • Valid Arizona driver’s license upon employment.
  • Class B commercial driver’s license required.
  • Six months of customer service experience.

NOTE: A CDL DOT Drug Test & Physical
CDL DOT Employment Verification will be required upon hire.

Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Two years of equipment operation experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Class A CDL.
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 40
Job Category Trades and Maintenance
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $14.45
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S24139
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Facilities Management Human Resources
520-621-1024

Open Date 10/10/2017
Review Start Date 10/17/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings http://uacareers.com/postings/22634
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Do you have two years of equipment operation experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Will you have a valid driver's license upon employment and a minimum of two years driving experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a valid Class B Commercial Driver's License?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents