Heavy Equipment Operator, Palouse Shop-Whitman County Public Works Department. STARTING SALARY: $3681.00 per month plus Medical/Dental/Vision and Retirement Package. This is a road maintenance and construction position. Equipment operation required: hydraulic excavator, grader, backhoe, bulldozer, loader, tandem axle truck and trailer. REQUIRED: Possession of a valid CDL Class A, Tank Vehicle Endorsement to CDL; a safe driving record, and ability to drive 13-speed road ranger transmission and tandem axle truck with a minimum of two (2) years full-time operating experience with these pieces of equipment. Current medical card and pre-employment drug screening required. PREFERRED: Hazardous Materials Endorsement CLOSING DATE: Until Filled. Applications are mandatory and available at Whitman County Human Resources, http://www.whitmancounty.org , 400 North Main Street, Colfax, WA 99111 or call (509) 397-5242. AA/EOE. See full Job Description at http://www.whitmancounty.org AA/EOE.