State of Michigan MDOT Transportation Maintenance Worker - Winter Maintenance Southwest Region in Various, Michigan

Job Description

FILLING SEVERAL LIMITED-TERM POSITIONS THROUGHOUT THE SOUTHWEST REGION. POSITIONS ARE LOCATED IN BERRIEN, CASS, CALHOUN, KALAMAZOO, AND VAN BUREN COUNTIES. THESE ARE WINTER MAINTENANCE POSITIONS THAT MAY LAST FROM

OCTOBER TO APRIL BUT WITH NO GUARANTEE.

POSTING MAY CLOSE AT ANYTIME ONCE POSITIONS HAVE BEEN FILLED

Maintenance of state trunklines within the right-of-way for an assigned maintenance garage geographic area. Employee may be trained to operate any piece of equipment used in a typical maintenance garage. The major equipment used is listed in the attached. Employees in this class are required to participate in work element system and travel with crews in assigned geographic area of garage. Employees in this class will be required to work Region wide while on temporary assignment to the Region Maintenance facility or a traveling Crew. Willingness to participate in team managed work groups.

Position Description Required Education and Experience

Education

Education typically acquired through completion of high school.

Experience

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 with required work elements.

Alternate Education and Experience

Additional Requirements and Information

Satisfactory completion of the Department of Transportation Maintenance Work Element Training and Certification program required for the specific level.

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 the Pesticide Control Act of 1976.

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

View the classification specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/TransportationMaintenanceWorker130277.pdf

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: $17.06 - $23.98 Hourly

Location: Various, MI

Job Type: Limited Term (position has expiration date)

Department: Transportation

Job Number: 5901-18-SWR-26-Winter-TMWs

Closing: 12/3/2018 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