Job Code: 02760104T-1
Job Title: Temporary Highway Maintenance Worker
Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Salary: $11.94 Hourly
Job Type: TEMP FULL AND PART TIME
Location: Roads District 4, Grand Island and surrounding, Nebraska
Requisition #: 201300541
Position #: 02760104
Department: Roads, Department of
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Description Benefits Supplemental Questions
Not all cities/towns within District 4 are hiring temporary employees. Applicants need to call the District Office in Grand Island at 308-385-6265 to see which cities/towns within District 4 are accepting applications. Summer positions, temporary, until November 27, 2013. Hours may depend on weather, may be more or less than 40 hours per week. Starting and ending dates at different intervals.
Examples of Work:
Operate trucks and other light equipment to complete highway maintenance work. Mow and trim trees. Safely move, drag, lift, load, and unload various equipment, materials, supplies, and hazardous materials or objects from the roadway within weight restrictions; spread and tamp surfacing materials. Repair highway signs and manually provide highway traffic control for maintenance projects according to safety procedures. Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications / Requirements:
REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver''s license.
PREFERRED: Experience in the operation of heavy equipment. A valid Class A or B Commercial Driver''s license with tanker endorsement
OTHER: May require out of town, overnight travel. Regular and reliable attendance is also required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be able to safely move, drag, lift 35 pounds frequently, up to 60 pounds occasionally (without assistance), and 90 or more pounds infrequently (with assistance); climb, bend or stoop; work in outdoor temperature extremes and work around high speed traffic. Must be able to be reached to report to work outside scheduled work hours for highway emergencies within a specified time frame.