Tracking Code: 215305-924
The general function of this position within the organization is to perform a variety of maintenance and traffic tasks related to the preservation and upkeep of county highways, bike paths, bridges, drainage structures and other highway features, and headquarter sites. This position is under direct supervision of a Maintenance Foreman.
Ability to operate maintenance trucks, pavement marking equipment, tractors, mowing machines, snow plows, salt spreaders, compressors, jack hammers, generators and other highway maintenance equipment. Ability to repair, replace and patch concrete, bituminous and other road surfaces, fill in shoulder ruts with dirt or gravel, fill pavement cracks and joints. Ability to remove and dispose of trash, dead animals and other debris found on highways. Ability to load and spread salt and de-icing materials; plow and remove snow. Ability to clean, repair and erect signs; dig post holes, set or pull posts. Ability to assist in maintenance servicing equipment including minor repairs and preventive maintenance. Ability to repair and clean culverts, drains, storm sewers, ditches and other drainage facilities. Ability to clean and make minor repairs to bridges. Ability to perform routine housekeeping duties in headquarters by cleaning, keeping stockpiles of material shaped and other tasks related to the general care of headquarters and grounds. Ability to plant and trim trees and shrubbery; cut grass, weeds and bushes. Ability to operate and maintain dump trucks, hauling stone, concrete, sand, asphalt and other construction materials. Ability to direct and control traffic during road maintenance. Ability to repair guard-rails and fences; paint curbs and roadways. Ability to perform all duties in accordance with county safety code and established safe work practices. Ability to perform arduous physical labor.
High School diploma or GED or one to three months related experience or combination education and experience. Minimum of a CDL Class B license with air brakes with a satisfactory driving record, Class A preferred. Experience in road construction and maintenance preferred.
Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background check and pre-employment medical exam, which includes a drug and alcohol screen.
Job Location: Libertyville, Illinois, United States
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Salary: 20.56 - 20.56 USD
Applications will be accepted