Jobs with Road Agencies

Current employment opportunities with Michigan county road agencies can be found here. Questions related to a job should be directed to the hiring road agency.

To post an employment opportunity, please email CRA for instructions.

Ionia County Road Commission seeks transportation maintenance worker as of 8/8/2019

The Ionia County Road Commission is currently seeking qualified candidates forTransportation Maintenance Worker. Responsibilities will consist of all types ofroad maintenance activities including equipment operation and manual labor.Candidates must possess a Michigan Unrestricted Class A CDL with air brakes,medical certification card, and the ability to pass a drug test. Heavy equipmentexperience is helpful. Candidates must be willing and available to work overtimeand be on-call during all times of the day, night, weekends, and holidays. We offera competitive salary and fringe benefit package.

Further details, along with the job description and application package, areavailable on our website atwww.ioniacountyroads.org. Application packages canalso be requested by calling our office at (616) 527-1700

TO APPLY: You must complete the Application and Supplemental Questionnaire.Completed forms can be returned via email toinfo@ioniacountyroads.orgor viamail to Ionia County Road Commission, PO Box 76, Ionia, MI 48846.Applications will be accepted until Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Weare an EOE/AA employer with a drug-free workplace. Pay range is $15.96 –
$22.80 hourly.

Genesee County Road Commission seeks lead maintenance supervisor as of 8/5/2019

Genesee County Road Commission, Flint, Michigan, seeks Lead Maintenance TLM Supervisor to supervise Equipment Operator personnel in the area of Genesee County.  Directly supervises and coordinates activities of road maintenance construction and asphalt paving.  Performs supervision and management functions relating to disciplinary actions, addressing employee behaviors and running maintenance operations in an efficient and cost saving manner.  Relays pertinent information from the Maintenance Director to Maintenance Supervisors’.  Works directly with MDOT Transportation Maintenance Coordinator to accomplish all maintenance activities under the MDOT maintenance contract.  Works directly with government officials and the Genesee County Road Commission Engineering Department to schedule and complete paving and chip/seal work throughout Genesee County.

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent with an Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Construction Management or equivalent preferred. Experience working within a Road Commission environment would be a plus.  A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in highway maintenance and road construction, including routine preventive maintenance and capital preventative maintenance, asphalt paving, chip seal, or equivalent and related skills.  Must have a valid Michigan Driver’s License.

Starting salary is $64,217 with comprehensive benefit package including, but not limited to, Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, paid holidays and vacation, pension, deferred compensation and will be administered in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement.  Please email resume to rmullin@gcrc.org or mail to Rachel Mullin, Genesee County Road Commission, 211 W. Oakley Street, Flint, Michigan 48503, by August 23, 2019.  EOE

Clare County Road Commission seeks managing director as of 7/18/2019

NOTICE OF JOB OPENING: The Clare County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Managing Director. Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, management or public/business administration or related field and must possess a valid Michigan driver’s license. The Road Commission will consider relevant experience in lieu of a degree. A background in construction, public works, or road commission operations is desired. A list of desired qualifications and a position description is available upon request.

The individual will direct the day to day operation of the Road Commission. Typical duties involve budgeting, public relations, construction administration, labor negotiations, legal issues, and other work as assigned.

The Road Commission offers the following employment benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance;
  • MERS Retirement;
  • MERS 457 Plan (optional)
  • Aflac(optional)
  • Sick and Vacation Leave
  • Paid Holidays

This position will be under the general direction of the Board of County Road Commissioners and salary will be commensurate with experience. Submit a letter of interest, resume, references and salary history to the Clare County Road Commission,3900 E. Mannsiding Rd., Harrison, MI 48625. Or at ccrc@clarecrc.com.

Applications will be accepted until August 12, 2019 at 4:00 PM.The Clare County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Osecola County Road Commission seeks heavy equipment operator/truck driver as of 7/15/2019

The Osceola County Road Commission will accept applications for one heavy equipment operator/truck driver position.  Applications should be accompanied with a resume and submitted no later than 4:30 P.M., August 15, 2019.  Applications forms are available from the Road Commission office at 4737 Makwa Drive, Hersey, MI 49639, M-T, 6:00 AM – 4:30 PM, 231-832-5171.  All applicants must be 18 years of age or older and possess a valid CDL Class A license with N & T endorsements.  The Osceola County Road Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks superintendent as of 7/9/2019

The Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks applicants for the position of superintendent.

Click here for more information, including a complete job description.

Otsego County Road Commission seeks county highway engineer as of 7/3/2019

The Otsego County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of County Highway Engineer.  This is a full-time management position and applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. Previous work experience in the field of public road transportation is highly desired. A complete job description may be obtained at www.otsegocrc.org.

The salary will commensurate with experience.  The Otsego County Road Commission offers an excellent benefit package.  Send a statement of interest, resume, and application to: Otsego County Road Commission, Attn.: Jason Melancon, Manager, P.O. Box 537, Gaylord, MI  49734 or via e-mail transmission to melanconj@ocrc-mi.org. Applications may be obtained on Otsego County Road Commission’s website at www.otsegocrc.org.

Applications/resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidates requiring confidentiality should so indicate.  The Otsego County Road Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

Ingham County Road Department seeks project engineer as of 6/12/2019

The Ingham County Road Department seeks a project engineer in design or construction.

Click here for more information.

Cass County Road Commission seeks managing director as of 6/12/2019

General Summary

Under the direction of the Board of County Road Commissioners, serves as the chief administrator of the Road Commission of Cass County. Plans, develops, implements, and evaluates road commission programs in accordance with policies established by the Board. Researches and makes recommendations for changes to road commission policies. Develops the road commission’s operating budget and monitors budget expenditures throughout the year. Represents the road commission to local, state, and federal officials.

Essential Functions

  1. Supervises staff directly and through subordinate managers to ensure a high level of service and the maintenance of road commission policies and Oversees the personnel management functions of employment interviewing and selection, training, assigning job duties, scheduling, and evaluating job performance.
  2. Directs and monitors departmental budgeting and financial management activities. Identifies and ensures correction of problem
  3. Prepares agenda for and attends all road commission meetings to submit reports, provide advice, and present pertinent data and information. Recommends policy, programs, and services to the Board, assists the Board in making policy decisions, and informs the Board of pending issues to aid them in their policy determination and decision making
  4. Implements board decisions including policies, procedures, provision of services, and programmatic and financial objectives.
  5. Collaborates and cooperates with various local, state, and federal agencies concerning road commission Regularly confers with other road commission representatives to resolve problems of mutual concern.
  6. Responds to telephone contacts and attends meetings with public, contractors, news media and government officials and prepares letters, memoranda, and other written communications regarding road commission
  7. Represents the interests of the road commission at the state and national levels. Represents the department to the public, speaking to community groups, explaining road commission activities, and encouraging support for
  8. Negotiates and administers labor contracts, contracts for provision of services, procurement contracts, and state and federal

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being’performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.

Employment Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business Administration or related discipline, and/or experience in lieu of degree.
  • Experience: 8 + year’s experience in construction or engineering management in public works, road commission or similar organization.
  • Other Requirements: Possession of a valid Michigan driver’s license. FLSA Status: Exempt.

The qualifications listed above are intended to represent the minimum skills and experience levels associated with performing the duties and responsibilities contained in this job description. The qualifications should not be viewed as expressing absolute employment or promotional standards, but as general guidelines that should be considered along with other job-related selection or promotional criteria.

Physical Requirements:

This job requires the ability to perform the essential functions contained in this description. These include, but are not limited to, the following requirements. Reasonable accommodations will be made for otherwise qualified applicants unable to fulfill one or more of these requirements:

  • Walking over uneven terrain to road commission work sites.
  • Ability to access office files.
  • Ability to enter and retrieve information from a computer.
  • Ability to access maps and other records and documents of the commission. Working Conditions:
  • Works in office conditions and travels throughout the County to road commission work sites and to other locations to attend meetings.

Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled.

The Cass County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Mailed materials should be addressed as follows:

Cass County Road Commission
Managing Director Position – CONFIDENTIAL
340 N O’Keefe Street
P.O. Box 68
Cassopolis, MI 49031

Electronic materials may be emailed to twyman@casscoroad.com with the subject line “Managing Director Position – CONFIDENTIAL”

Washtenaw County Road Commission seeks to fill several positions as of 6/10/2019

The Washtenaw County Road Commission is accepting applications for the following positions:

Mechanic

Maintenance foreman

facilities supervisor

For more information, visit the Washtenaw County Road Commission’s website.

Ottawa County Road Commission seeks civil engineer as of 6/4/2019

Ottawa County Road Commission has a position available for a Civil Engineer.

Responsibilities include surveying, planning, designing, and inspection 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.  Professional engineer’s license or ability to obtain is desired.  Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.

Resumes and cover letters will only be accepted if they are accompanied by an application.

Applications can be downloaded at www.ottawacorc.com

Leelanau County Road Commission seeks engineer and engineer technician as of 6/4/2019

The Leelanau County Road Commission seeks to fill the following positions:

Positions are open until filled.

Midland County Road Commission seeks civil technician / entry-level civil engineer as of 6/4/2019

Midland County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Civil Technician / Entry-level Civil Engineer.

Resumes will be accepted until position is filled. MCRC is an equal opportunity employer. For more information please visit http://midlandroads.com/jobs

Eaton County Road Commission seeks temporary/seasonal road maintenance employees as of 6/4/2019

The Eaton County Road Commission is currently accepting applications for temporary, seasonal road maintenance employees. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid Michigan driver’s license with a good driving record. Work experience related to road construction and maintenance preferred, but not required. Salary is $12.00/hour.

Qualified candidates should submit an application to the Eaton County Road Commission office at 1112 Reynolds Road, Charlotte, MI  48813. The Eaton County Road Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications and job descriptions are available online at www.eatoncountyroad.com, or by contacting the office.

Benize County Road Commission seeks seasonal summer workers as of 6/4/2019

The Benzie County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants to fill two positions for temporary seasonal summer work. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record, and a high school diploma or GED. This position will be 40 hours a week from June through August. Starting wage is $11.00/hour. Applicant must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen. Applications are available at www.Benziecrc.org or at the Road Commission office located at 11318 Main St., Honor, MI 49640. Completed applications can be dropped off at the BCRC office, emailed to: bcrcclerk@benzieroad.org or mailed to: P.O. Box 68, Honor, MI 49640. Benzie County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benize County Road Commission seeks truck driver as of 6/4/2019

The Benzie County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Full-Time Truck Driver. Applicants must have a current, valid CDL Class B with airbrake endorsement, and be able and willing to obtain a Class A endorsement within 6 months of hire date. Snow plowing experience is a plus. Starting wage is $17.96/hour. Applications are available at www.Benziecrc.org or at the Road Commission office located at 11318 Main St., Honor, MI 49640. Completed applications can be dropped off at the BCRC office, emailed to: bcrcclerk@benzieroad.org,or mailed to: P.O. Box 68, Honor, MI 49640. Benzie County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benize County Road Commission seeks mechanic as of 6/4/2019

The Benzie County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Mechanic. This is a full-time position.  A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent is required. A valid Class A CDL is preferred but not required. Applicants must be certified with the State of Michigan in Heavy Duty Engine Repair-Diesel/Gas, Drive Train, Brakes and Braking Systems, and Suspension-Steering Systems, or be able and willing to obtain within 6 months of hire date.  Previous work experience with similar equipment is desired.  Applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen.  Applications are available at www.Benziecrc.org or at the Road Commission office located at 11318 Main St., Honor, MI 49640. Completed applications can be dropped off at the BCRC office, emailed to: bcrcclerk@benzieroad.org or mailed to: P.O. Box 68, Honor, MI 49640. Benzie County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Cass County Road Commission seeks equipment repair, building and grounds supervisor as of 6/4/2019

The Cass County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Equipment Repair, Building and Grounds Supervisor. Under the general direction of the Superintendent, this person will supervise various assigned functions of the daily operations of the road commission.

Coordination closely with the Superintendent, this person will be responsible for assisting with the following tasks and activities (not all inclusive):

  • Assist with employee development, coaching and personnel issues
  • Assist with scheduling of winter operations
  • Coordinate with engineering staff as needed on projects and programs
  • Ensure MIOSHA compliance
  • Oversee and review permits
  • Plan and execute summer and winter projects and programs
  • Responding to emergency calls as needed
  • Schedule daily work crews and workdays
  • Schedule equipment repairs and maintenance
  • Work with union employees
  • Other duties as assigned

This candidate must possess strong public relation skills in dealing with employees, townships officials and the community.

Background must include a broad knowledge of heavy equipment repair, building and ground maintenance with experience in the public sector.

Must possess a valid driver’s license .CDL preferred.

Educational requirements include at least a high school diploma and a minimum associate’s degree with additional higher education preferred.

Salary and benefit package is commensurate with experience and education.

Please submit a letter of interest/resume to Steven Lucas in a sealed envelope to PO BOX 68, Cassopolis, MI 49031 or by email at slucas@casscoroad.com.

The Cass County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks applicants for the following positions as of 6/4/2018

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 2017 budget over $18 million servicing 1,000 miles of county roads and 227 MDOT miles.

GTCRC offers full-time employees paid personal time off, health/vision/dental and short & long disability insurances, pension, tuition reimbursement and competency-based compensation.  Applications, job descriptions and benefit overviews can be found at www.gtcrc.org EEO/ADA

A brief summary of requirements are listed the following available FULL-TIME positions:

Road Maintenance Workers/Equipment Operators:  Diploma/GED, specialized training, three years 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 Technicians: Accepting applications in all three-tiered categories.  See website for qualifications in each category.  Must be available to work overtime/on-call days, nights, weekends and holidays.

SEASONAL POSITIONS:  We are accepting applications from qualified candidates for seasonal snowplow drivers.  CDL-A license, good driving record, snow removal experience with heavy-duty equipment required.  Must pass drug/alcohol testing.

All position require good communication skills, driving record, ability to pass drug/alcohol test and background checks.