This position will provide operational assistance to maintenance at the MDOT-Reed City/Marion Garages and Cadillac Transportation Service Center (TSC). This position will have a wide range of maintenance duties which could include but is not limited to: operating light duty trucks, hand and power hand tools, truck and equipment mounted tools and other light/heavy duty maintenance equipment to assist in the performance of highway, bridge and roadside maintenance. This position may also include TSC duties including becoming certified in and proficient in the testing of road materials in the field, assisting in surveying and basic inspection activities.
This is a contracted appointment that may last up to two years in duration. Paid internships occur throughout the State of Michigan.
Veteran employment opportunities with the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is made possible through funding provided by the Federal Highway Administration. This program is intended to meet the employment needs of honorably discharged veterans of the United States Armed Forces as they transition into the civilian workforce. MDOT is partnering with nationwide service-related organizations to fill needed positions for our veterans.
If you would like more information about the Michigan Department of Transportation's Veteran Internship Program, please visit: www.michigan.gov/mdot/
Michigan Veterans Internship Program Required Education and Experience
Education typically acquired through completion of high school.
Laborer 5 No specific type or amount is required.
Additional Requirements and Information
Must be an honorably discharged veteran.
As part of the application process, please attach a copy of your DD-214 to your application. This document will be required in order to serve in this internship program.
Possession of a valid driver's license.
While a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) or Commercial Driver's Permit (CDP) is desirable, it is not required.
Salary: $17.06 Hourly
Location: Cadillac, MI
Job Type: SPS Contract
Job Number: 5901-19-GR-3-TS
Closing: 1/25/2019 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