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.

Genesee County Road Commission seeks engineering aide III as of 6/16/2019

The Genesee County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Engineering Aide III to act as a survey technician and senior inspector on road construction projects.  Applicants must possess four (4) years of Engineering Aide experience in Highway Construction or equivalent, one (1) year of computer experience with emphasis on CAD applications, a valid Michigan Driver’s License and High School Diploma/GED.  Associates Degree in Construction Technology or equivalent preferred.  Salary Range is $46,386 – $51,892.  Interested applicants must forward a resume to rmullin@gcrc.org or mail to Rachel Mullin, Genesee County Road Commission, 211 W. Oakley St., Flint, Michigan 48503.  Resumes/applications will be accepted through June 28, 2019.  EOE

Genesee County Road Commission seeks stock clerk as of 6/16/2019

The Genesee County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Stock Clerk 2nd shift to perform a variety of tasks related to the receiving, storing, issuing and record keeping operation of the stockroom.  Applicants must possess a High School Diploma/GED, six (6) – twelve (12) months stockroom experience, at least one (1) year of computer experience focusing on Microsoft Office applications with an emphasis on Excel and a valid Michigan Driver’s License.  Salary Range is $42,203 – $46,386.  Interested applicants must forward a resume to rmullin@gcrc.org or mail to Rachel Mullin, Genesee County Road Commission, 211 W. Oakley St., Flint, Michigan 48503.  Resumes/applications will be accepted through June 28, 2019.  EOE

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 a 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 an engineer and engineer technician as of 5/29/2019

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 5/29/2019

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

Saginaw County Road Commission seeks information technology manager as of 5/28/2019

Saginaw County Road Commission seeking Information Technology Manager.  Please visit our website for more information.  www.scrc-mi.org

Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks project engineer as of 4/29/2019

Grand Traverse County Road Commission is looking for someone who wants to make a difference in our community and be part of our mission to maintain a safe & efficient road system.

We are currently looking to fill the role of Project Engineer.  The project engineer will supervise surveys, plan drafting, design and create specifications for road construction projects.  We are looking for someone who not only enjoys the design phase of construction but also being out on site working with the contractors and crew.

This role will work with the Road Commission’s County Highway Engineer to determine and schedule construction projects. This role also prepares cost estimates of road project cost and local roads for township officials and other partners.  For a list of additional duties and responsibilities, go to: https://gtcrc.applicantpool.com/jobs/

The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or the equivalent.  Desired but not required are five or more years of road design and construction management experience.   This role requires that the individual either possess a PE (Professional Engineer) license in Michigan and/or has the ability to achieve this within two years from hire.

A successful candidate will enjoy both time working in the office but also out at job sites no matter the weather or conditions.  A good sense of humor and ability to be a team player is desired.  And, knowledge of the laws and regulations around Road Commissions and road construction is desired.

The Grand Traverse County road system is comprised of 251 primary, 750 local and 224 State miles of road.   The Road Commission is housed in a modern facility built in 2001 that features 6,000 sq. ft. of administrative offices, 15,800 sq. ft. of equipment storage, 10,000 T salt storage barn and a MDEQ/EPA approved fueling depot.

To learn more about the Road Commission go to our website at www.gtcrc.org.

The Road Commission offers a very competitive benefits package including, but not limited to:

  • Cafeteria plan with a monthly allowance to put towards health, dental and vision coverage
  • PTO plus 10 paid holidays
  • Defined Contribution Plan (401A) for retirement
  • Short & Long-Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Health Care Saving Program (HCSP) for post-employment medical-related expenses

Eaton County Road Commission seeks temporary/seasonal road maintenance employees as of 4/24/2019

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 4/10/2019

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 4/10/2019

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 4/10/2019

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.

Ingham County Road Department seeks project engineer as of 4/1/2019

The Ingham County Road Department seeks applicants for the position of project engineer.

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Ionia County Road Commission seeks transportation maintenance worker as of 3/4/2019

The Ionia County Road Commission seeks applicants for the position of transportation maintenance worker.

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Cass County Road Commission seeks equipment repair, building and grounds supervisor as of 3/4/2019

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.