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Job Title:  HWY MAINTENANCE WORKER 1

HWY MAINTENANCE WORKER 2 - 60001916
Posting Close Date:  N/A
Location: 

ELKO, NEVADA, US, 89801

Requisition Id:  12607

HWY MAINTENANCE WORKER 1 - Requisition ID: [[id]] 

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: N/A 

Geographical Location: Elko  

 

Department: DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Division: DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION 

Business Unit: HR-TRANSPORTATION ADMIN 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

*Pay Grade: GRADE 23 

Salary Range: $32,343.12 - $46,499.76 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: ASHLEY BARKDULL 

Phone:  775 888-7902 

Email: ashley.barkdull@dot.nv.gov 

 

 

Position 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 ofer 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 guard rails, markers, guide posts and fences.

Minimum Qualifications

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.

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

Special Requirements

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 Class A or B commercial driver's license, including appropriate endorsements will be required within six months of appointment for positions that are required to operate a commercial vehicle or transport hazardous materials.
A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Ability to read at a sufficient level to understand written instructions on vehicle operation, vehicle maintenance, work procedures, and hazardous material handling.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
Ability to work as a member of a team.
Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and the public.
Ability to work under adverse conditions such as extreme heat or extreme cold, in or near the path of moving vehicles, or on difficult or steep terrain.
Ability to write sufficiently to keep simple records

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

 

*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.

 

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: Elko