Truck Driver - PUBLIC WORKS

Date: Feb 12, 2024

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Department:  PUBLIC WORKS

Pay:  $17.36 per hour $36,117.90 annually  

Work Schedule: Monday- Friday 0700am - 3:30pm 10530 E. 37th N  


Sedgwick County offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees that includes health coverages, paid leave, regular compensation reviews, retirement plans, and professional development opportunities.  For more detailed information, please visit our benefits page at SCBenefits.


General truck driving and light equipment operation in support of the maintenance, repair and construction of County Public Works projects. Participates in snow and ice removal operations


Operates a dump truck in support of Public Works projects

  • Pick up and haul material to and from work sites
  • Assists other Public Works crews as necessary
  • Assists with restocking material in the West Yard
  • Performs manual work associated with equipment operations


Operates light equipment in support of Public Works projects

  • Loads and unloads material
  • Assists other personnel in loading and unloading material
  • Obtains class A CDL for tractor trailer operation
  • Uses flatbed to haul equipment to and from work sites
  • Conducts basic preventative maintenance on vehicles and equipment.
  • Wears PPE and follows local, state and federal safety regulations


Participates in snow and ice removal operations

  • Operates a dump truck with plow and spreader to clear roads of snow and ice
  • Operates loader to load materials for snow and ice removal
  • Maintains equipment in good condition
  • Ensures equipment is cleaned, fueled and loaded for follow on shift
  • Reports problems immediately to shift supervisor


Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent. Valid Kansas Commercial Drivers License, Class B w/tanker & air brake endorsements


Preferred Qualifications: One year truck driving experience


It is the policy of Sedgwick County not to discriminate in its programs or services provided to the general public, including employment and all other activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status. Sedgwick County is committed to making the application, interview, and pre-employment testing process accessible to persons with disabilities. If you wish to volunteer information regarding any special assistance you may need, please notify Human Resources by phone at (316) 660-7050, TDD (Kansas Relay at 711 or 800-766-3777). Do not use this phone number for employment questions. This number is provided only for those requiring ADA assistance. You will be contacted should the department feel that you are a qualified candidate.

Nearest Major Market: Wichita