HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE WORKER 2

  • State of Nevada
  • Winnemucca, Nevada
  • Jul 01, 2020
Full Time Building Maintenance
  • Salary: $35,329 - $51,281 per yr USD

Job Description

Highway Maintenance Workers are certified by the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) to operate a variety of complex or specialized highway maintenance and construction equipment in order to restore and maintain the integrity of roadway surfaces; maintain roadside slopes, shoulders, culverts and ditches to restore drainage and prevent erosion; and repair or replace related roadway appurtenances such as guardrails, markers, guide posts and fences. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. This position is located within District III - Quinn River approximately 80 miles north of Winnemucca on Crew 373. This is part of a 5-man crew that performs roadside maintenance, winter operations, betterments and emergency incident response. This crew covers 184.44 lane miles. Incumbent is responsible for performing routine maintenance duties, including keeping pavement surface, shoulders, clear zones, and associated roadways in good repair; winter maintenance, including snow plow operation and anti-icing activities; summer betterment projects, and assistance in emergency operations. The hours for these positions are subject to change depending on the needs of the appointing authority and may be five 8-hour shifts or four 10-hours shifts. These positions may require working in inclement weather. This is the entry level in the series and incumbents may progress to the next level upon meeting the minimum qualifications and with the approval of the appointing authority. ***HOUSING IS AVAILABLE to the selected candidate. *** Copy and paste https://youtu.be/V9QL_LHwY0c into the navigation bar of your browser for an inside look at NDOT's maintenance crews. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.
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Additional Information

RECRUITMENT INFORMATION
Announcement Number: 39752
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 02/24/2020
Recruiter:
SUSAN ODDONE
Phone: (775)888-7937
Email: soddone@dot.nv.gov
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.

Job Address

Winnemucca, Nevada United States View Map