State OF Nevada Elko , NV 89801
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 the geographic location of Elko on Crew 340, and is part of a 6-person crew covering 3000 highway lane miles.
The crew is responsible for maintenance and replacement of highway signage and annual markings and striping, winter maintenance including snow plow operation and anti-icing activities for 60 lane miles; and assistance in emergency operations.
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.
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Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
Nevada Department of Transportation 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, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.
Closing Date/Time: 10/22/2018