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Equipment Operator 3 - Parks Dept


This position is responsible for operating and driving heavy equipment and performing manual labor associated with department projects.  This position will also assist with various daily tasks including but not limited to field maintenance, special events, mowing and other tasks as assigned.



  • Operates a variety of equipment or vehicles with involving routine operations which may include a utility cart, truck with trailer, dump truck or bucket truck.
  • Hauls, transports, loads and unloads various equipment and materials.
  • Performs tasks associated with grounds maintenance, roadside maintenance, or landscaping projects.
  • Performs general and preventive maintenance tasks necessary to keep vehicles, equipment, and tools in operable condition.
  • Performs various tasks associated with park maintenance and construction projects.
  • Performs tasks associated with maintenance of park grounds, athletic fields, and recreational areas and other City property as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.



  • Knowledge of achieving grade, drainage and proper compaction.
  • Knowledge of City policies and procedures pertaining to construction/maintenance/improvement.
  • Skill in operating equipment such as a dump truck, motor grader, excavator, bulldozer, street sweeper and backhoe.
  • Skill in operating various hand and power tools.
  • Skill in oral and written communication.
Position: Equipment Operator 3 - Parks Dept
Organization: Hendersonville Parks & Recreation
Location: Hendersonville,  TN 
United States
Salary: $41,465 - $63,095 Annually DOQ
Posting Start Date: 11/7/2022
Date Posted: 11/7/2022


  • Ability to read, write and perform basic mathematical calculations.
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for 1-2 years.
  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid Driver’s License issued by the State of Tennessee for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.
  • This position requires a CDL; proficiency with 4 or more pieces of heavy equipment.


Interested and qualified candidates must submit a completed Job Application, Resume, and Cover Letter highlighting your career experience as it relates to this position.  

  1. Complete the City of Hendersonville Job Application
  2. Submit a Resume.
  3. Submit a Cover Letter highlighting your relevant work experience.
  4. Return your completed Job Application, Resume, and Cover Letter to the Human Resources office at Hendersonville City Hall via the methods below.  We do not accept faxed applications.

E-mail to: hr@hvilletn.org
Mail or bring to:  101 Maple Drive North, Hendersonville, TN 37075


Recruitment will be open until filled.

Status: This listing expires on: 1/7/2023
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Hendersonville Parks & Recreation

Hendersonville,  TN 
United States