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  • Welcome to the CRAM Job Opening Page.

    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 St. Clair County Road Commission is accepting applicants for Project Engineer:

    The St. Clair County Road Commission currently has an opening for the position of Project Engineer. The ideal candidate must be knowledgeable in road construction and be able to communicate effectively with inspection staff and contractors. The qualified individual must be able to read and interpret design plans and make decisions based on the information contained therein. The qualified individual must also be knowledgeable in generating construction pay applications, reviewing daily inspection reports, and maintaining necessary paperwork as required by the Michigan Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration. The qualified individual should also have experience with Michigan Department of Transportation Standard Specifications for Construction.

    Applications and resumes’ will be accepted through February 13, 2015.

    Applications are available at 21 Airport Drive, St. Clair, MI 48079, or at our website Please send to the attention of the H/R Department. Drug test required. Equal Opportunity Employer.

    The Van Buren County Road Commission is accepting applicants for Mechanic:

    The Van Buren County Road Commission has an immediate opening for an experienced individual to maintain, diagnose and repair Class 8 trucks, and heavy and light construction equipment, including trucks and automobiles.  Must be able to perform diagnostic testing and repair electrical, hydraulic, brake, AC systems and drive train components.  Some welding and torching required.  Must have own tools and a CDL Class A.  Certification by the State of MI as a Master Automobile Mechanic and Master Heavy-Duty Truck Mechanic is required.  Mail resumes to Van Buren County Road Commission, Post Office Box 156, Lawrence, MI 49064, or email to by February 13, 2015.  Equal Opportunity Employer.

    The Shiawassee County Road Commission is accepting applicants for Managing Director:

    The Managing Director is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Shiawassee County Road Commission reporting directly to the three member Road Commission Board. The Managing Director supervises all functions, including planning, development, human resource management, labor relations, contract negotiations, grievances, discipline, fiscal management and budget control. The Managing Director is responsible for the oversight of 34 employees and an annual budget of $9-10 million.

    The ideal candidate should have extensive knowledge of Act 51 requirements and a good understanding of local, state and federal transportation funding. Candidate must possess strong public relations skills when dealing with local political issues. This includes working with county, township, city, state and federal government officials. Must have a high school diploma and at least five years of public works/transportation experience with extensive managerial experience in the public sector preferred. Must have basic computer skills and have a valid driver’s license.

    Shiawassee County Road Commission has 1100 miles of county roads with 16 townships and maintains 252 lane miles of State Highway, under contract with the Michigan Department of Transportation.

    Interested candidates should send their resume and salary requirements to:  Shiawassee County Road Commission, ATTN:  Chairman John A. Michalec, 701 W Corunna Ave, Corunna  MI  48817. 

    Applications should be received by 2:00 p.m. February 20, 2015, however applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Final interviews will be conducted in public. Candidates must request confidentiality, if needed. Shiawassee County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    The Berrien County Road Commission is seeking applicants for a Project Engineer:

    The Berrien County Road Commission has an immediate opening for a project engineer reporting to the Chief Highway Engineer. Job duties will include the design and construction of roads, bridges and culverts while interacting with citizens and public agencies. Duties also include the monitoring of vendor contracts on Federal, State and Local projects. The ideal candidate will hold a four (4) year degree in Civil Engineering and a professional Engineering License or an ability to obtain the license in the immediate future. This position has a salary range of $54,500 to $66,600 based on qualifications and advancement opportunities.

    This is a key position at the sixty person Road Commission responsible for the maintenance and construction of 1500 miles of roads in Berrien County, Michigan. A comprehensive benefits package is available with this position plus an ability to live and work near the shores of Lake Michigan.

    Please submit resume to or mail it to BCRC, 2860 Napier, Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022.

    Calhoun County Road Department is seeking applicants for a Project Management & Design Coordinator:

    The Calhoun County Road Department is currently accepting applications for a Project Management & Design Coordinator. Under the general direction of the Managing Director, or his/her designee, assists with various engineering, operation and administrative activities, including customer service, public outreach, project management, planning and design and construction inspection.  More information can be found by clicking here.

    The Grand Traverse County Road Commission is seeking applicants for the following:

    Engineering Opportunities at the Grand Traverse County Road Commission. 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 with a 2015 budget over $9 million.

    We are seeking candidates for the positions of Assistant County Highway Engineer, Project Manager and Surveyor.  Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, surveying and/or construction project management, having a minimum of five years of experience in their respective fields, are encouraged to go on-line at for detailed job descriptions and applications.  GTCRC offers qualification-based compensation and a competitive benefit package.  EEO/ADA

    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 Ottawa County Road Commission is seeking applicants for an Engineering Assistant:

    The Ottawa County Road Commission is taking applications for an Engineering Assistant. The successful candidate shall have education/training equivalent to an Associate's Degree in Civil Technology, AutoCAD operation, or a related field. Two years of AutoCAD (AutoCAD Civil 3D preferred) operation and/or related experience in a road commission or public works setting. Job duties will include assisting various departments with construction plan development, engineering records, right-of-way documents and surveys, GIS data, and other AutoCAD related activities. 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 or at our office at 14110 Lakeshore Drive, Grand Haven, Michigan. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. EEO 

    The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking applicants for Senior Project Manager in Traffic & Safety:

    The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Senior Project Manager in Traffic & Safety. An employee in this job oversees all traffic and safety engineering activities within the organization. The employee works within general methods and procedures, exercises considerable independent judgment to select the proper course of action, and reviews the work of subordinate level employees to ensure conformance with established guidelines, methods, procedures and policies. The work requires thorough knowledge of the policies, procedures and regulations of traffic engineering and project management as well as knowledge of supervisory techniques, personnel policies and procedures. This is a professional level position. The employee may be assigned projects of a professional or technical nature. The position requires advanced knowledge in field and office work and is responsible for highly complex transportation-related assignments.

    Qualified candidates require possession of a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Civil Engineering. A minimum of six (6) to eight (8) years of progressive responsibility with traffic engineering projects is required. In addition, supervisory experience is desirable. Must have a valid driver’s license. Must possess a Professional Engineer (PE) license within the State of Michigan or have the ability to obtain this license within one (1) year of employment. Desirable to have Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) certification.

    Please send resume and salary requirements to the Washtenaw County Road Commission 555 N Zeeb Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 or email to  Accepting applications until position is filled.  Full job description can be reviewed at  No phone calls please.  Candidates requiring confidentiality should so indicate.  EOE



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