State of Michigan Bridge Operator 6-E8 (Houghton) Superior Region in Hancock, Michigan

Job Description

Operates movable span bridges on an assigned shift in an efficient, safe manner using judgment to hold inconvenience to the motoring public to a minimum. After thorough training period, acts as the bridge operator on movable (lift) span bridges. This position will work at the Portage Lake Lift Bridge in Houghton, MI from mid April until mid December.

Position Description

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Required Education and Experience

Education

Educational level typically acquired through completion of high school.

Experience

Bridge Operator 6

No specific type or amount is required.

Bridge Operator 7

One year of experience in the operation and maintenance of electrically controlled bridges equivalent to a Bridge Operator 6.

Bridge Operator E8

Two years of experience in the operation and maintenance of electrically controlled bridges equivalent to a Bridge Operator, including one year equivalent to a Bridge Operator 7.

Additional Requirements and Information

Special Requirements, Licenses, and Certifications

Must pass a medical examination to confirm physical fitness to perform the work.

Some positions may require that the employee possess or obtain a Federal Marine Radio Operator Permit.

NOTE*:*Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis.

View the entire job specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/BridgeOperator121217.pdf

Salary: $17.06 - $23.98 Hourly

Location: Hancock, MI

Job Type: Seasonal

Department: Transportation

Job Number: 5901-19-SR-2-Bridge Op-SE

Closing: 1/21/2019 5:00 PM Eastern

Bargaining Unit: MICHIGAN STATE EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION (MSEA)

Agency: State of Michigan

Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

Phone: (800) 788-1766

Website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/michigan