Transportation Equipment Operator Trainee

State Of Pennsylvania Norristown , PA

Posted 2 months ago

Have your CDL permit but no formal training? PennDOT will train you to become a Transportation Equipment Operator! Apply today!

As a leading organization in the maintenance of Pennsylvania's Highways, the Department of Transportation, Montgomery County Maintenance Organization, is seeking to fill vacancies for full-time CDL Equipment Operator Trainees to support the maintenance of the county highway and bridge systems. Join the Montgomery County team with this exciting career opportunity!This is a trainee position in operation of highway construction and maintenance equipment along with manual laboring. There will be on the job training on how to become a proficient and safe operator providing highway maintenance services to the citizens of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Additional details regarding this position can be found in the position description.

Work Schedule

Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Summer Hours)

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Winter Hours) and "as needed" for snow emergencies

Lunch break: 30 minutes

  • Possession of an active Pennsylvania non-commercial Class C Driver's License or equivalent.

  • Must possess an active Pennsylvania Class A or B Commercial Driver Learner's Permit on the first day of work.

  • Must possess an active Medical Examiner's Certificate in accordance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Regulations by the first day of work.

  • Successfully pass a practical exam in the operation of equipment with a manual transmission.

The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

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Transportation Equipment Operator Trainee

State Of Pennsylvania