HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE WORKER 1 (UNDERFILL HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE WORKER 3) - Requisition ID:
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HR-TRANSPORTATION ADMIN Work Type:
PERMANENT Pay Grade:
GRADE 23 Salary Range:
$31,403.52 - $45,142.56 Recruiter:
JANEL HOLLAWAY Phone:
775 888-7911 Email:
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 perform in a trainee capacity and acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities required in this occupation.
This position is located at the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT), in Austin, Nevada, Crew 385. Incumbents will be expected to respond quickly to callouts during accidents or incidents outside of normal work hours. This crew maintains over 250 lane miles, including US 50, SR 305, SR 772 and SR 376. Summits include 7195' & 7484' in elevation. Incumbents are responsible for performing routine maintenance duties, including snow/ice removal, shoulder/appurtenance repair and maintenance, emergency response for accidents, flood and hazards to provide traffic control and maximize public safety. The hours for this position are subject to change depending on the needs of the appointing authority and may be five 8-hour shifts or four 10-hour shifts. This position requires working in inclement weather. **THIS IS THE ENTRY LEVEL IN THE SERIES AND INCUMBENT MAY PROGRESS TO THE NEXT LEVEL UPON MEETING THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, SATISFACTORY PERFORMANCE, AND THE ENDORSEMENT BY THE APPOINTING AUTHORITY ** Copy and paste https://youtu.be/V9QL_LHwY0c into the navigation bar of your browser for an inside look at NDOT's maintenance crews.
To see full Class Specifications, visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-9_0/
One year of general labor or semi-skilled work experience that required the ability and dexterity to operate tools and equipment; OR one year of experience as a Highway Construction Aid in Nevada State service.
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This position may require working alternate shifts and outside of traditional business hours. The hours of this position are subject to change based on the needs of the appointing authority. Typical shifts are four 10-hour or five 8-hour shifts, but may include some variation depending on the specific needs of the department.
This position requires an applicant be at least 18 years of age upon application. If selected, proof of being at least 18 years of age will be required.
Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, positions in this series have been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in these positions must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances. In addition, federal law requires random testing for controlled substances during employment.
A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
A valid Class A or B commercial driver's license is required within six months of employment.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. Nearest Major Market: