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CIVIL SERVICE

705 W. University Avenue
Lafayette LA 70502

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8330
Email: CivilService@LafayetteLA.gov 

DIRECTOR: Adam Marcantel

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.  

EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT
LAFAYETTE CONSOLIDATED GOVERNMENT 
Civil Service Office
705 W. University Avenue, PO Box 4017-C
Lafayette, LA 70502
 www.lafayettela.gov 
(337) 291-8330

CLASS TITLE: EQUIPMENT OPERATOR III (Parks & Rec / O&M)

MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY -$13.12-$16.40/DOE, MONTHLY - $2,274-$2,842/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Position is responsible for maintaining park grounds and involves the operation of backhoe, tractor with 15’ finishing mower, grooming mower, zero turn mower and other lawn equipment. Incumbent must have knowledge of the requirements of the work in addition to the operation of the equipment to be able to work in a safe and efficient manner. May supervise members of a crew to ensure work schedules and standards are maintained.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Experience in the operation of referenced equipment is desired; or any combination of training and experience. Must have a valid driver’s license to apply.

NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATION

Valid Driver’s license required to apply. Must have a valid Louisiana driver’s license upon appointment.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a performance test on the backhoe and 15’ finishing mower.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 10 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, AUGUST 19, 2022, NOON!!

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