Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Transportation Equipment Operator A in Towanda, Pennsylvania

Transportation Equipment Operator A



Transportation Equipment Operator A


$29,888.00 - $43,951.00 Annually


Bradford County, PA

Job Type

Non-Civil Service Permanent Full-time


Department of Transportation

Job Number



12/18/2018 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Code


Position Number

00170421, 00205252



Bargaining Unit


Pay Group



Transportation Bradford County

Worksite Address

340 York Avenue


Towanda, Pennsylvania

Zip Code


Contact Name

Ryan Funk

Contact Phone


Contact Email

  • Description

  • Benefits

  • Questions


As a leading Organization in the Maintenance of Pennsylvania's Highways, the Department of Transportation, Bradford County Maintenance Organization, is seeking to fill two vacancies for full-time CDL Equipment Operators to support the maintenance of the County highway and bridge systems. Join the Bradford County Team with this exciting career opportunity!

Work hours: Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. Travel, overtime and shift work required.


As a member of the highway maintenance crew, operators perform a variety of manual laboring duties and operate equipment used for construction and maintenance work. Operators will plow snow, make minor repairs to equipment, and provide preventive maintenance for the trucks and equipment, in addition to other duties as necessary. Safety is a high priority for our employees as well as for the citizens of Pennsylvania! Apply today and make a difference at PennDOT!


Successful completion of the Transportation Equipment Operator Trainee Program employed by the Commonwealth of PA; OR graduation from a Commercial Driver's License Training School; OR two months of experience in the operation and maintenance of single-chassis trucks with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating between 26,000 and 32,000 pounds and the operation of highway construction and maintenance equipment; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training.


  • Possession of a valid Pennsylvania Class A or B Commercial Driver's License with the Air Brake Restriction (L) removed or equivalent.

  • This position requires possession of a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.

  • Employees must obtain an active Tank Vehicle Endorsement (N) during the probationary period and continuously maintain it while employed in this job.

  • This position is subject to Drug and Alcohol testing in accordance with Federal Regulations.

  • All employees must obtain an active certification issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation in the operation of heavy trucks and loaders within the probationary period.

Pennsylvania residency required.

Health & Wellness

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage, vision, dental, and wellness programs.*

Work/Life Balance

We understand that there is more to life than work – and we want you to enjoy it!

We offer paid vacation days, paid sick days, military leave, as well as paid time off for most major U.S. holidays. Alternate work schedules and telecommuting arrangements are available for certain positions.

Career Development

We want to help you grow and see your goals become a reality! Supervisors and human resource staff are available to help employees create a plan to develop skills for their current jobs or prepare for the next step in their careers. Employees can easily transfer between positions or agencies to expand knowledge and pursue new challenges while retaining leave and benefits. Additionally, there are a variety of programs available to help get you where you need to be.

Other Rewards

Commonwealth employees enjoy many other rewards, including opportunities for recognition, workplace charitable giving, and even special employee-only discounts.

For more information about benefits, health and wellness, work-life balance, career development, and other rewards go click on the benefits box.

*Eligibility rules apply.


Have you successfully completed the Transportation Equipment Operator Trainee Program as an employee of the Commonwealth of PA?

  • Yes

  • No


Have you graduated from a Commercial Driver's License training school?

  • Yes

  • No


Do you have at least two months of experience operating and maintaining a single-chassis truck with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating between 26,000 and 32,000 pounds, OR any combination unit over 26,000 pounds with a tow greater than or equal to a 10,000 pound trailer?

  • Yes

  • No


Do you have a valid Pennsylvania Class A or B Commercial Driver's License or equivalent with the Air Brake/ L restriction removed?

  • Yes

  • No


Can you operate a vehicle or equipment with a manual transmission?

  • Yes

  • No


Do you have a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations?

  • Yes

  • No


This position is located in Bradford County, Pennsylvania. Are you willing and able to work in, and commute to this location?

  • Yes

  • No

Required Question


Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


613 North StreetHarrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17120