The Town of Beaufort Public Works Department is accepting applications for a full-time Heavy Equipment Operator.  Experience with backhoes, excavators, motor graders, and other heavy equipment is a must. Duties will include storm water infrastructure including pipes, ditches and outflows. Applicants should have a valid NC Class A CDL or able to obtain same within 6 months. This position reports directly to the Public Works Director and applicants should be able to perform duties with minimal supervision. This position is a 40 hour work week. Position is considered safety-sensitive and subject to pre-employment drug screening, criminal background and motor vehicle records check. Applicants should have a high school diploma or G.E.D.  The Town of Beaufort offers an outstanding and competitive benefits package including health, dental, NC Retirement, and 5% 401k. Salary range is $26880-$39712 DOQ.  Open until filled.  Applications may be obtained from our website www.beaufortnc.org or from Town Hall at 701 Front Street, Beaufort, NC. Applications should be submitted by mail or electronically to: Michele Davis, Human Resources Officer, m.davis@beaufortnc.org. The Town of Beaufort is an Equal Opportunity Employer.