Secondary Roads Operator - Cherokee County

Cherokee County

5074 Highway 3, Cherokee, Iowa

Successful candidate shall be responsible for the safe, efficient operation and routine maintenance of a variety of heavy and light equipment used in the construction and maintenance of secondary roads and for the performance of duties as a laborer or any other duties related to secondary roads.

Desired Qualifications:
  • possess a high school diploma/GED
  • possess a valid Class B CDL
  • obtain Class A CDL with six months of hire
  • pass a drug screening & pre-employment physical capacity test
  • ability to learn new tasks as needed

Application Instructions:

Applications may be found at and must be submitted with cover letter and resume by 4pm, Friday, October 29, 2021.

Forward application materials to:

Cherokee County Engineer

Sarah Tracy

5704 Highway 3

Cherokee, IA  51012


Cherokee County is an EOE


The operator position will operate machinery such as: motor grader, bulldozer, paver, spreader, excavator, dump truck, fron-end loader, backhoe, rollers, trencher and all self-propelled equipment in the department.

Position involves working outdoors in all weather conditions, on slopes and uneven ground; following written and oral instructions; working safely & independently as well as with others in a team environment.

Location: Cherokee, Iowa

Open: Monday November 8th

Close: Saturday December 18th 2021

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