The Grand Traverse County Road Commission has multiple employment opportunities
The “GTCRC” is located in Traverse City, Michigan in the heart of the four-season wonderland of the northwest Lower Peninsula. Our agency provides service on 1,015 miles county roads and 227 miles of MDOT roads with a 2017 budget over $18 million. A brief summary of requirements are listed the following available positions:
Engineering Internship. Seasonal position. Civil/construction engineering, diploma/GED with 1 yr college education.
Road Maintenance Workers/Equipment Operators - F/T positions. Diploma/GED, specialized training, 3 yrs experience operating various types of road commission-type equipment. Current CDL-A license w/ air brake endorsement, medical card and excellent driving record. Must be available to work overtime/on-call days, nights, weekends and holidays.
Heavy-Duty Truck Technician - F/T position. Diploma/GED, Michigan/ASE Certified Heavy-Duty Truck Mechanic, or Master Mechanic, 3 yrs experience in DM/PM on vehicles, MD/HD trucks and equipment and fleet management and electronic systems. Must be available to work overtime/on-call days, nights, weekends and holidays.
All position require good communication skills, driving record, ability to pass drug/alcohol test and background checks. Full-time positions offer a qualified-based compensation and competitive benefit package. Interested, qualified candidates will find full details and applications on line at http://www.gtcrc.org/Jobs.aspx EEO/ADA
The Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks equipment operators
EQUIPMENT OPERATORS – Full-time positions for equipment operators with experience operating road commission-type equipment including plow truck, bucket truck, doubles and/or grader. Qualifications include a current CDL-A license with air brake endorsement, medical card, and excellent driving record.
Positions require a high school diploma/GED, specialized training, along with a minimum of three years experience. Candidates must be willing and available to work overtime and be on-call during all times of the day, night, weekends and holidays. EEO/ADA. Detailed job descriptions and applications are available at our office and on line at: www.gtcrc.org
The Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks seasonal snowplow drivers
SEASONAL SNOW PLOW DRIVERS – Grand Traverse County Road Commission is accepting applications for seasonal snow plow drivers. Applicants must be experienced with road commission-type snow removal equipment. Qualifications include a current CDL-B license with air brake endorsement, medical card, excellent driving record and a high school diploma/GED. EEO/ADA. Detailed job descriptions and applications are available at our office and on line at: www.gtcrc.org.
The Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks a finance manager
The Grand Traverse County Road Commission is accepting applications for a full-time Finance Manager position. Applicants should be knowledgeable and experienced in performing all aspects of accounting related functions. A bachelor’s degree in accounting and/or finance with a minimum of ten years of related accounting experience is required, with construction and/or governmental experience preferred. Experience utilizing various accounting-related software, ability to prepare and analyze spreadsheets and excellent organizational and communication skills are required. Skill assessments will be conducted for all successful candidates moving forward. Qualification-based compensation and a competitive benefit package are offered. Application and job description available Monday–Friday, 7:30 AM-4:30 PM, 1881 LaFranier Road, Traverse City MI 49696; on-line at www.gtcrc.org/General/Employment EEO/ADA
The Ingham County Road Department seeks a seasonal Engineering Assistant
The Ingham County Road Department seeks a seasonal Engineering Assistant. For more information, click here.
The Ionia County Road Commission seeks a mechanic
The Ionia County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Mechanic. Applicants should possess, at a minimum, a high school education or equivalent and at least five years of work related experience. Advanced training or experience in electronics and computer diagnostics is required. Previous work experience in the field of truck and heavy equipment maintenance is required. Certification and Class A CDL are desired.
Further details, along with the job description and application package, are available on our website at www.ioniacountyroads.org. Application packages can also be requested by calling our office at (616) 527-1700. Applications will be accepted until position is filled and posting is removed from our website. We are an EOE/AA employer with a drug-free workplace.
TO APPLY: You must complete the attached Application and Supplemental Questionnaire. Completed forms can be returned via email to email@example.com or via mail to Ionia County Road Commission, PO Box 76, Ionia, MI 48846.
Pay range is $14.28 to 22.40 hourly.
Click here to download an application package.
The Jackson County Department of Transportation has multiple employment opportunities
The Jackson County Department of Transportation has immediate openings for energetic and enthusiastic candidates to join a growing team of road professionals. The County counts itself as being one of the most innovative in Michigan in looking for new methods to design, build, and maintain roads. Ideal candidates would be team players with a positive attitude and have an aptitude for learning and growing.
Some of the duties of these positions include project management, plan development, surveying, construction inspection, and material testing to ensure compliance with contract specifications. These positions use computer software such as AutoCAD, Roadsoft, Microsoft Office, ArcGIS, and FieldBook, among others. Construction materials testing experience in asphalt and concrete is also beneficial.
Project Engineer qualifications include possession of a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, or a related field, is required. Successful completion of the “Fundamentals of Engineering” (FE) exam is required within one year of hire date. Two to three years of experience (including internship experience) in civil engineering, construction inspection, surveying, design, drafting, etc.
Senior Engineering Technician qualifications include four or more years of experience in road construction and surveying along with a combination of formalized or specialized technical training and experience.
Engineering Technician qualifications include specialized training equivalent to first year college, technical, or trade school or equivalent coursework in basic civil drafting, surveying, construction materials, and mathematics.
Please visit our website and click on the employment link for more details and to apply at www.co.jackson.mi.us
The Road Commission of Kalamazoo County seeks a heavy truck operator-road maintenance
JOIN AN AWARD WINNING TEAM in PUBLIC SERVICE. The Road Commission of Kalamazoo County (RCKC) is seeking candidates for the position(s) of Heavy Truck Operator-Road Maintenance.
The Heavy Truck Operator-Road Maintenance performs various public service functions including in the road and right-of-way. Duties include, but not limited to, operating a vehicle which has a gross vehicle weight/gross combination weight of 10,001 lbs. or more to perform infrastructure maintenance including pothole repairs, guardrail repair and installation, culvert repair and installation, tree trimming, brush control, hauling material to various operations and winter maintenance. The position is required to be available for on-call for emergency response, outside of regular business hours. Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) preferred.
Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) requirements, additional qualifications and complete job description are available on the RCKC website at www.kalamazoocountyroads.com “About Us” tab. Please send resume for Heavy Truck Operator-Road Maintenance to firstname.lastname@example.org or USPS to the RCKC 3801 East Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo MI 49001. Candidates requiring confidentiality should so indicate. Please no phone call position inquiries. Position(s) open until filled.
Highlighted Benefits: Health & Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Pension, 457 Plan (Optional), 10 Paid Holidays
Rate: $ 17.94/hour - $ 19.07/hour
The Kent County Road commission seeks an engineering technician
The Kent County Road Commission is currently accepting applications for an Engineering Technician. This entry-level position has the primary responsibility for: conducting on-site inspections of construction projects for compliance with “Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Control”, communicating compliance standards as it relates to construction activity and issued permits. Other duties include performing fundamental engineering activities in the survey, design and construction of roads and bridges, including density testing and material testing.
Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Civil Technology, Engineering, Surveying, or related discipline is desired; two years relevant experience preferred. Certification for inspection of bituminous, concretes, aggregate and DEQ certification for soil erosion and sedimentation control plan review and design required. Good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to work independently are essential.
The starting wage is $22.68/hr. Kent County Road Commission offers excellent benefits (including medical, dental, life insurance, 401k w/ 8% match, vacation, sick leave, twelve paid holidays, etc.) along with a clean, safe, stable work environment. For consideration applications must be submitted by Friday March 9th, 2018 to:
Kent County Road Commission
Attn: Human Resources
1500 Scribner Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI. 49504
Hours 7am – 4pm
Resumes accepted only if accompanied with a completed application. See our website at www.KentCountyRoads.net for online applications
The Monroe County Road Commission seeks a County Highway Engineer
The Monroe County Road Commission (MCRC) has a County Highway Engineer full-time job opening. Responsibilities include:
- Directs and manages the development and review of engineering plans, specifications and cost estimates for road commission heavy maintenance and construction projects involving roads, bridges, culverts and railroad crossing improvements.
- Oversees and coordinates the preparation of long- and short-term road and bridge improvement plans and identifies federal, state, private and local funding.
- Directly or indirectly oversees on-site field inspection monitoring of all engineering projects to assure conformance with plans and specifications and public safety guidelines.
- Coordinates and directs in conjunction with the Managing Director or his designees all phases of federally assisted construction projects including the development of new programs, securing federal or state funding, preparation of applications and compilation of reports.
- Prepares annual Act 51 Project Report and submits to the Department of Transportation.
- Establishes procedures and guidelines in accordance with state law for permits work within the public rights of way.
- Coordinates and makes various recommendations to the Department of Transportation [State and Federal] when appropriate.
- Recommends to the Managing Director or his/her designee, and the Board roadway design polices, guidelines and procedures for constructing and accepting new roads in to the public road system, and implements them as directed by the Managing Director or his/her designee and the Board.
- Reviews problems with Road Commission personnel, township officials, contractors and engineers and the public to assist them in finding solutions, which are most beneficial to all concerned.
- Attends seminars and meetings when approved and reads professional journals and magazines to keep abreast of new developments and techniques in road design and construction.
- May chair Monroe County Federal Aid Committee and may represent Road Commission at regional planning meetings
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or related field and five (5) years of progressively more responsible professional engineering experience.
- Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Michigan
- Valid driver license to operate vehicles in Michigan
This position may work forty (40) hours per week. The rate of pay will be from $70,000 to $76,000 per year, depending upon educational background and experience.
Applicants may apply in person or receive an application at www.mcrc-mi.org.
Send cover letter, resume and application to Human Resource Director, Monroe County Road Commission, 840 S. Telegraph Rd., Monroe, Michigan 48161 or e-mail to: email@example.com.
The Ottawa County Road Commission has the following openings
These positions are based out of our Grand Haven office. All positions require a good driving record. Job Descriptions and applications can be found online at http://www.ottawacorc.com EEO
Responsibilities include handling material, data entry, and verifying orders. Prefer experience in data entry and inventory management. This position will operate a forklift.
SPECIAL SERVICES AIDE
Responsibilities include conducting inspections for utility, commercial, and plat projects; enforcing permit standards, rules and requirements; and performing weighmaster functions. Prefer experience in road and utility construction, and reading construction plans.
Responsibilities include surveying, drafting and making computations, recordkeeping, inspection and material testing for road and bridge construction projects. Prefer prior experience in surveying, staking, or related area in a road commission or public works setting.
Responsibilities include surveying, planning, designing, and inspections of road and bridge projects; involves preparation of plans, specifications, estimates, proposals, contracts, and other related duties. AutoCAD experience is preferred. Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.
The City of Saginaw seeks an Assistant City Engineer
The City of Saginaw seeks applicants for the position of Assistant City Engineer. For more information, click here.