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    This page lists job openings that have been forwarded by our member road commissions. If you have a question related to a job opening on this page, please contact the road commission posting the ad.
    If you have questions related to this page, please contact Kristi Pena at 517.482.1189 ext. 412, or by e-mail.



     
    The County Road Association of Michigan is seeking applicants for Professional Engineer:

    The County Road Association of Michigan seeks a professional engineer needed for policy development, technical investigation and inter-agency communication.  Please submit letter of interest, resume and salary history via email with “Staff Engineer” in the subject line.  Applications accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 22, 2014.

    Click here for the Advertisement and Job Description.

     
    The County Road Association of Michigan is seeking an intern for Fall 2014 Semester:

    The County Road Association of Michigan (CRA) is seeking an intern for Fall 2014 semester.  The intern will assist in organizing, coordinating and some marketing activities for special events that deliver professional development for our members.  These events may include workshops, conferences, and in particular our February 2015 Highway Conference. 

    Click here to learn how to apply for this internship.

     
    The City of Lansing is seeking applicants for various positions:

    The City of Lansing will be holding a Job Fair on August 26-28, 2014. Click here for more information.  

     
    The Kalamazoo County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Heavy Truck Operator:

    The Heavy Truck Operator position performs 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) required, additional qualifications and complete job descriptions are available on the KCRC website www.kalamazoocountyroads.com. Please send resume and salary requirements for the Heavy Truck Operator position to the Operations Director at the Kalamazoo County Road Commission 3801 E. Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo MI 49001 or E-mail by August 22, 2014. Candidates requiring confidentiality should so indicate. Please no phone call position inquiries.

     
    The Iron County Road Commission is seeking applicants for HR-PR Administrator/Assistant Finance Director:

    The Iron County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of HR-PR Administrator/Assistant Finance Director.  This position reports directly to the Finance Director and Superintendent/Manager and is responsible for preparing payroll and all associated payroll taxes and reports, works with third party administrators to manage employee health and workers’ compensation insurance billings and filings, maintains  personnel files as well as providing a wide variety of office assistance in administrative and personnel areas.  This position assumes the designated responsibilities of the Finance Director in the absence of that individual.

    Preferred qualifications include at minimum an associate’s degree in business/ accounting or closely related area with a minimum of three (3) years work related experience in payroll and accounting procedures, preferably in a governmental setting. Must be able to multi-task, meet deadlines, possess strong organizational, oral and written communication skills and show proficiency in the use of Word, Excel and related Microsoft programs.  A detailed job description may be requested from the business office either by mail or telephone at 906.265.6686.

    A competitive wage and benefit package are offered.  Individuals may apply for this position by submitting a resume with a cover letter on or before Friday, August 29, 2014 to the office of the Iron County Road Commission, 800 W. Franklin Street, Iron River, Michigan 49935.  Cover letter should reference the title of the position being applied for.

    The Iron County Road Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

     
    The Iron County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Finance Director-Clerk:

    The Iron County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Finance Director-Clerk.  This is a full-time, management position and is under the general direction of the Superintendent/Manager and the five (5) member Iron County Road Commission.

    This position is responsible for supervising all operations of accounting, payroll, accounts payable and general ledger accounting, together with preparation of all financial reports, annual and interim budgets, and all financial documentation for audit preparation.  The Finance Director also serves as clerk to the Board of Iron County Road Commissioners and supervises the operations of the business office.

    Preferred qualifications include an associate level or higher degree in accounting with a minimum of five (5) years experience, with 3 years at the supervisory level.  Previous experience in a governmental setting, familiarity with GASB, cost accounting, and public works or road commission experience is preferred.  A detailed job description may be requested from the business office either by mail or telephone at 906.265.6686.

    A competitive wage and benefit package are offered.  Individuals may apply for this position by submitting a resume with a cover letter on or before Friday, August 29, 2014 to the office of the Iron County Road Commission, 800 W. Franklin Street, Iron River, Michigan 49935.  Cover letter should reference the title of the position being applied for.

    The Iron County Road Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

     
    The St. Clair County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Engineer I, II, III:

    The St. Clair County Road Commission currently is accepting applications for the positions of an Engineer I, Engineer II, and Engineer III. Complete job descriptions for each of the advertised positions detailing job duties and specifications can be found on our website. 

    The ideal Engineer I candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with two years experience, and should have knowledge of CADD system, surveying equipment, testing equipment, drafting procedures, and roadway design.

    The ideal Engineer II candidate must be currently licensed as a Registered Professional Engineer and have four years experience in the civil engineering field, and must have knowledge of CADD System and roadway design.

    The ideal Engineer III candidate must be currently licensed as a Registered Professional Engineer and have six years experience in the civil engineering field, and must have the ability to communicate effectively with management, department heads, staff personnel, and the general public.

    Applications and resumes’ will be accepted through September 15, 2014. Applications are available at 21 Airport Drive, St. Clair, MI 48079, or at our website www.sccrc-roads.org. Please send to the attention of the H/R Department. Drug test required. Equal Opportunity Employer.

     
    The Cheboygan County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Managing Director:

    The Cheboygan County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Managing Director.  Under the direction of the County Road Commissioners, the Managing Director supervises all functions including project planning and development, human resource management, union labor relations, contract negotiation, fiscal management, budget control, and must have knowledge of road and bridge construction.  The ideal candidate should have extensive knowledge of Act 51, and a good understanding of local, state, and federal highway financing, and must possess strong public relation skills in dealing with employees, townships, cities, state and federal government officials and the business community.

    A Bachelor’s Degree in public/business administration, civil engineering or closely related field is preferred, with five years of public works/transportation experience. With extensive managerial expertise in the public sector.  Must possess a valid driver’s license.  Must possess computer skills.

    Salary and benefit package is commensurate with experience and education. Please send resume and salary requirements to the Cheboygan County Road Commission, 5302 S. Straits Hwy., Indian River, MI 49749, or email.  Full job description can be requested by email or downloaded here.

    No phone calls please.

    Application deadline is Wednesday, September 17, 2014 by 3:00 p.m.

    The Cheboygan County Road Commission is located in the Northeastern Lower Peninsula.  The Road Commission has jurisdiction over 223 miles of primary, 907 miles of local roads and 312 lane miles under contract with MDOT. It employs 37, with an annual operating budget of $6.5 million.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer.

     
    The Antrim County Road Commission is seeking applicants for an Engineering Technician:

    The Antrim County Road Commission is taking applications for an Engineering Technician. The successful candidate shall have education/training equivalent to an Associate's Degree in Civil Engineering or a related field or previous related experience is required. Knowledge of and/or skills in drafting, surveying, civil engineering/construction methods and techniques, safety best practices, surveying, road design, construction inspection, materials testing, including skill in the use of all associated field and lab equipment, gauges and tools, AutoCAD and related computer software and systems. Valid Michigan driver's license, satisfactory driving record, and the ability to maintain one throughout employment is required. Excellent wage and benefits package. A full job description and applications can be found at www.antrimcrc.org or at our office at 319 E Lincoln, Mancelona.

     
    The Calhoun County Road Department is seeking applicants for Road Workers:

    The Calhoun County Road Department is currently accepting applications for full time road workers. Candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalent, valid Michigan Driver’s License, DOT Physical Card, and CDL Class B with Air Brakes (Class A preferred). Two years driving experience with heavy equipment preferred.

    More information can be found by clicking here.

     
    Grand Traverse County Road Commission is seeking applicants for an Engineering Technician:

    Grand Traverse County Road Commission is seeking a full-time Engineering Technician. Qualifications include a combination of four years between related experience in utilizing civil engineering principles, practice in a municipal setting, preparing road project cost estimates, CAD, MERL, Field Manager, RoadSoft and Microsoft Office and specialized training. A high school diploma/GED is required, but an engineering degree and/or supervisory experience are preferred.  Candidate must be able to effective communicate complex technical data to multiple audiences. Job description and application are available at our offices, 1881 LaFranier Road, Traverse City, MI 49696 or online and will be accepted until the position is filled.  EEO/ADA

     
    Jackson County is accepting application for Design & Construction Engineer:

    Download job information here.

     
    The Midland County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Engineering Technician:

    The Engineering Technician shall assist the Engineering Department in the area of the preparation of construction and maintenance plans for the highways and drains, using information provided by the survey crews and utility companies. Requirements include an Associate's Degree in an Engineering related field and work experience in transportation or engineering related field. Must be organized and multi-task oriented with capability of controlling and organizing high levels of work activity. Must have excellent computer skills and have working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D software. Possess, or be willing to acquire, Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Control/Storm Water Management certification. Must have experience in dealing with members of the public in a calm, cool and collected fashion. Send resume to: Midland County Road Commission, Attention: Human Resources, 2334 N. Meridian Road, Sanford, MI 48657 or email to Brenda@midlandroads.com. Resumes will be accepted until position is filled. The Midland County Road Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

     
    The Midland County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Engineering Assistant (temporary full time position):

    The Engineering Assistant shall assist the Engineering Department in the area of the preparation of construction and maintenance plans for the highways and drains. They shall also assist in field data collection and field operations for construction projects. Requirements include High School graduate of equivalent. Interest in Civil Engineering preferred. Must have minimum 1 year experience with AutoCAD R14 or higher. Must be aware of surroundings while working in and around traffic. Send resume to: Midland County Road Commission, Attention: Human Resources, 2334 N. Meridian Road, Sanford, MI 48657 or email to Brenda@midlandroads.com. Resumes will be accepted until position is filled. The Midland County Road Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

     
    The Oakland County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Engineering Technician II:

    The Oakland County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Engineering Technician II in our Traffic Safety Division.

    Duties: Performs a broad range of activities related to traffic engineering including: review of commercial driveway permit applications and preliminary plats for proper geometrics, traffic signing, and access lane requirements. Investigates requests for additional traffic controls, including regulatory, warning, or guide signing: Plan preparation and field inspection of signing and pavement marking for construction projects. Reviews traffic accident locations; Prepares traffic control orders and resolutions for board approval. Proficiency in Auto-Cad is desirable. Perform duties in a professional and courteous manner to promote a positive image of the Road Commission for Oakland County.

    Special Experience/Education: This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent with knowledge in algebra and geometry sufficient to perform calculations related to assigned duties. Drafting skills required. A minimum of three (3) years of technical experience commensurate with the duties described above is required.

    Contact: Sonja L. Mathis, Email

     
    The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Assistant Superintendent of Maintenance:

    The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Superintendent of Maintenance. Employees in this job are responsible for and supervise the operations for the maintenance of roads and highways under the jurisdiction and responsibility of the Washtenaw County Road Commission. The employee works within Commission guidelines, collective bargaining agreements, regulations, policies, and procedures. The work requires knowledge of road and highway maintenance, personnel policies and procedures, and supervisory techniques. Performs related or additional work as required. The ideal candidate should meet the following requirements: Eight (8) years in a road and/or highway maintenance occupation, three (3) of which are in a supervisory capacity.  Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis; Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent; Must have a valid driver’s license.

    Salary and benefit package is commensurate with experience and education.

    Please submit resume and salary requirements to:
    Washtenaw County Road Commission
    555 N Zeeb Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    Attn: Nicole Van Horn, HR Manager
    Email

    Full job description can be reviewed at www.wcroads.org. No phone calls please. If desired, must request confidentiality. EOE/VPE.

     
    The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Superintendent of Maintenance:

    The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Superintendent of Maintenance. Employees in this job are responsible for and supervise the operations for the maintenance of roads and highways under the jurisdiction and responsibility of the Washtenaw County Road Commission. The employee works within Commission guidelines, collective bargaining agreements, regulations, policies, and procedures. The work requires knowledge of road and highway maintenance, personnel policies and procedures, and supervisory techniques. Performs related or additional work as required. The ideal candidate should meet the following requirements: Ten (10) years in a road and/or highway maintenance occupation, six (6) of which are in a supervisory capacity.  Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis; Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent; Must have a valid driver’s license.

    Salary and benefit package is commensurate with experience and education.

    Please submit resume and salary requirements to:
    Washtenaw County Road Commission
    555 N Zeeb Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    Attn: Nicole Van Horn, HR Manager
    Email

    Full job description can be reviewed at www.wcroads.org. No phone calls please. If desired, must request confidentiality. EOE/VPE.

     
    The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Signal Electrician:

    The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Signal Electrician. Employees in this job perform assistance and guidance to signal technicians with the installation, diagnosis, repair and maintenance of electrical and electronic signal equipment for the Traffic & Safety Section of the Engineering Department in accordance with Road Commission procedures and regulations. Other work includes the development and inspection of new traffic signal installations. The ideal candidate should meet the following requirements: Graduation from an accredited electrical or electronic trade school or its equivalent. A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical traffic control devices. Possession of a valid commercial driver’s license (CDL) class A. Possession of a journeyman electrician license. Possession of the International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA) Traffic Signal Certification Level II or the ability to obtain this certification within the 90 day probationary period.

    Please submit letter of interest and resume to:
    Washtenaw County Road Commission
    555 N Zeeb Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    Attn: Nicole Van Horn, HR Manager
    Email

     

     


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