Michigan Construction Jobs

Mobile michigan-jobbank Logo

Job Information

State of Michigan MDOT Transportation Maintenance Worker 6/7/E8 (Bay Region) - Saginaw Region Crews in Saginaw, Michigan

Job Description

Transportation maintenance workers at the Bay Region Crews perform region-wide sign shop activities such as fabrication, installation, and maintenance of traffic signs and special pavement marking. Perform roadside activities of spraying pesticide, planting, trimming, and removal of trees and shrubs. Perform maintenance activities at all roadside parks and rest areas. Perform bridge/culvert maintenance activities involved in repairing substructure and superstructure of concrete and steel. Assist Region Electricians in the maintenance and/or installation of energized traffic devices. Perform maintenance on the twin 8000 ft. long, 150 ft. high Zilwaukee Bridge. During the winter, duties will continue, but may include working at one of the Bay Region highway maintenance garages performing snow/ice removal and related road maintenance. This position will be required to perform random drug testing upon request. Travel with overnight may be required.

Position Description


Required Education and Experience


Education typically acquired through completion of high school.


Transportation Maintenance Worker 6

No specific type or amount of experience is required.

Transportation Maintenance Worker 7

One year of experience equivalent to a Transportation Maintenance Worker 6 or Laborer E6 with experience in roadway, roadside, bridge, or sign maintenance, or pavement marking.

Transportation Maintenance Worker E8

Two years of experience equivalent to a Transportation Maintenance Worker, including one year equivalent to a Transportation Maintenance Worker 7; or, one year of skilled trades experience at the E9 level.

Additional Requirements and Information

For any level above the TMW 6, the MDOT's Statewide Work Element Coordinator must approve satisfactory completion of the MDOT's TMW Work Element training and certification program.

Some positions may also be assigned duties that require the application of pesticides that may require certification or registration as a pesticide applicator in compliance with Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) regulations.

Possession of a Commercial Driver's License (CDL).

View the classification specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/TransportationMaintenanceWorker_13027_7.pdf

All newly hired state employees are required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug test and physical (if applicable) prior to their actual appointment. Criminal and driving records will also be checked if applicable. Any position offer will be conditional until results of the drug test, physical, criminal background, and driving records indicate eligibility for employment.

The department reserves the right to close this posting prior to its original end date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.

Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department for further consideration. Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.

Salary: $17.93 - $25.20 Hourly

Location: Saginaw, MI

Job Type: Permanent Full Time

Department: Transportation

Job Number: 5901-21-BR-22-TMW6-E8-KC

Closing: 4/19/2021 5:00 PM Eastern


Agency: State of Michigan

Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

Phone: (800) 788-1766 State of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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