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
The Newaygo County Road Commission is accepting applications for a licensed Heavy Equipment Tech/Mechanic. This is a full-time position with benefits. The successful candidate must have general knowledge and understanding of heavy equipment and be able to conduct minor and major mechanical maintenance and repairs on road commission fleet. The candidate should have an understanding of hydraulic, electrical, diagnostic and air brake systems with certification in these areas preferred.
Requirements include: a high school diploma or equivalent with additional relevant vocational training in Automotive Technology preferred; possession of a valid Michigan Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with air brake endorsement or ability to acquire one; successful completion of a physical examination and a substance abuse test.
For consideration applications must be submitted to:
Newaygo County Road Commission
Attn: Human Resource Dept.
935 E. One Mile Rd.
White Cloud, MI 49349
Hrs: 7am – 3:30pm
Resumes accepted only if accompanied with a completed application. See our website at www.newaygoroads.org for online applications and employment opportunities. EOE
The Oscoda County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of (preferred) Engineer/Manager or Managing Director. Under the direction of the Board, the Engineer/Manager or Managing Director supervises all functions including project planning and development, union labor relations, contract negotiation, human resource management, fiscal management and budget control. Knowledge of road construction a plus. The ideal candidate should have extensive knowledge of Act 51 and a good understanding of local, state and Federal highway financing. Must possess strong public relations skills in dealing with employees; township, city, state and Federal government officials and the business community.
For the Managing Director’s position, a Bachelor’s Degree in public/business administration is a plus. At least two years of public works/transportation experience with extensive managerial experience in the public sector is preferred. Must possess basic computer skills and a valid driver’s license.
The Road Commission for Oscoda County has jurisdiction over 731 miles of county roads within six townships.
Salary and benefit package commensurate with education and experience. Please send resumé and salary requirements to the Oscoda County Road Commission, Attention: Ron Bruner, Manager, PO Box 760, 300 W. 8th St., Mio, MI 48647 or by email. No phone calls please. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
The St. Joseph County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Operations. Under the general direction of the Engineer-Manager, this leadership team member is responsible for the scheduling, supervision, and management of crew operations, including road maintenance, roadside vegetation management, chip sealing operations, and winter maintenance programs.
Candidates should have experience and knowledge of project management principles, MIOSHA rules and regulations, roadway construction and maintenance procedures, winter operations, and possess experience working with a unionized workforce.
The Director of Operations must have a positive attitude, a strong work ethic, and exhibit exceptional leadership, communication, and public relations skills. The successful candidate will appreciate and embrace a positive, participative, and energetic management style.
Higher education in construction management, construction/civil engineering, business administration, or a related field is desired, along with at least 5 years of proven experience in the above areas. An equivalent combination of education and proven experience will be considered. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license, with possession of a valid CDL preferred. Strong technology and computer skills are essential.
Compensation is commensurate with experience and education. Interested candidates should send a completed application, cover letter, and resume via email. For further information, please visit our website at www.stjoeroads.com.
Application materials are due by 12:00 pm, April 16, 2014; however, screening and interviews will begin as applications are received.
The St. Joseph County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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
Full job description can be reviewed at www.wcroads.org. No phone calls please. If desired, must request confidentiality. Application deadline is Sunday, April 27, 2014. EOE/VPE.
Download more information until 5:00 p.m. on April 29, 2014.
Download more information until 5:00 p.m. on April 29, 2014.