Maintenance of state trunklines within the right-of-way for Region Maintenance Crew in the 13 county area. The incumbent will operate various pieces of equipment used in Bridge, Forestry, Sign, and Winter maintenance operations. The incumbent is required to participate in the MDOT work element system and travel with a crew in the assigned geographic area. The incumbent will work Region-wide while on temporary winter assignment to Maintenance Garages. Winter months will be spent performing winter maintenance duties.
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 with the required MDOT work elements..
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.
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).
This position requires the selected candidate to live within 60 minutes (1 hour) driving time of the Hastings Maintenance Garage, 1300 E. Quimby Road, Hastings, MI 49058 within 180 days from start date of employment.
View the classification specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/TransportationMaintenanceWorker130277.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: $17.40 - $24.46 Hourly
Location: Hastings, MI
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
Job Number: 5901-20-GR-10-TMW 6-E8-KC
Closing: 9/8/2020 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 State of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer