Equipment Operator I - Solid Waste and Recycling

Title: Equipment Operator I - Solid Waste and Recycling

Salary: $13.45 hr DOQ


EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I (Solid Waste & Recycling):  Under general supervision, operates light motor vehicles, bobcat and trash compacting truck for the Solid Waste & Recycling Division of Beaufort County Public Works Department.



  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Five months previous experience and/or training involving vehicle and equipment operation 
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), Class B with air brake certification preferred 
  • Must be able to work weekends and irregular shift hours. 
  • Basic communication, comprehension and math skills required.


All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation.