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General Services

Equipment Operator I - Forestry

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The City of Albany is seeking an Equipment Operator 1 – Forestry. As an Equipment Operator, you will be responsible for operating various vehicles and equipment related to forestry, maintenance of street and water delivery systems, as well other related tasks. 

This includes operating dump trucks to transport construction materials, assist in hauling snow and salting roads during the winter, distributing materials from storage to various locations across the city, as well as maintaining and servicing trucks. The position also presents an opportunity to manage a small team working with vehicles.


General Services

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Full Time

Albany, NY

Residency Required Within 180 Days of Hire:



*These are the minimum qualifications necessary by law to be considered for this position. If you do not have the needed experience or equivalent experience required for this role, kindly consider applying for another position with us.

  • Possession of a CDL class B license without air brake restrictions required at time of appointment

  • One year of experience in operating a vehicle requiring a Class B License to operate OR

  • City of Albany employee that has completed the initial required four-hour training sessions and has passed the hands-on testing under the City of Albany Training Program

  • Working knowledge of operating single chassis truck

  • Working Knowledge of vehicle & equipment maintenance

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