|Temporary Road Maintenance Workers - Winter Season - Division of Transportation (215371-924)|
|Organization: Lake County Government|
Temporary Road Maintenance Workers - Winter Season - Division of Transportation (215371-924)
Libertyville, Illinois, United States
Lake County is seeking an individual to perform a variety of maintenance and traffic tasks related to the preservation and upkeep of County highways, bridges, drainage structures and other highway features. The candidate will perform semi-skilled work in operating tools, highway maintenance, pavement marking equipment and essential snow and ice control operations in accordance with county safety code and established safe work practices. The expected dates of employment are from December 1, 2013 through March 31, 2014. The candidate must be able to work overtime as required.
The candidate must have the ability to operate snow plow trucks with plows and salt spreaders, pavement marking equipment, tractors, mowers, chippers, compressors, jack hammers, generators and various other machines. The candidate must have the ability to wash, grease and assist in maintenance/servicing equipment including minor repairs and preventive maintenance. The candidate will be responsible for repairing, replacing and patching asphalt and concrete surfaces and filling in aggregate shoulder ruts. In order to be successful in this position, the candidate must have the ability to direct and control traffic during road maintenance. Additionally this position requires the removal and disposal of trash, dead animals and other debris found on highways. The candidate must be able to trim and chip trees and shrubs, work from ladders or scaffolding, perform difficult physical labor and work under extreme weather conditions.
This position requires possession of a CDL Class B license with air brakes; Class A preferred and supplemented by a satisfactory driving record. A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required.
ANY OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT IS CONDITIONED ON THE SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A PRE-EMPLOYMENT MEDICAL EXAM, WHICH INCLUDES A DRUG AND ALCOHOL SCREEN AND A BACKGROUND SCREENING.
Lake County Government offers a competitive salary and benefit package, and is committed to being an employer of choice.
Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Job Location: Libertyville, Illinois, United States
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Salary: $20.56 - 20.56 USD
Applications will be accepted
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Public Works & Engineering|
18 North County Street|
Human Resources - 7th Floor
Country: UNITED STATES
$ 20.56 Hourly