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Transportation Worker – Entry Level – Multiple Openings!

By November 2, 2022

NC Department of Transportation

How to Apply
You MUST apply at https://tinyurl.com/yeysbzv9 to be considered.

This posting is for 3+ openings, and your application will be considered for all of them!
NCDOT is a Great Place to Work.
Looking for a great place to work with
A living wage
Job security
Full benefits (including the State Health Plan and a pension!)
A true team atmosphere, and
Work you can take pride in

This is an entry-level opening for you to begin a career with the NC Department of Transportation as a Transportation Worker I.  You’ll get to work on exciting projects, learn construction skills, and build your career.  Join us!

NEW HIGHER SALARY: $31,200 – $51,525
The Challenge
We are looking for entry-level transportation workers to join our Highway Maintenance team in Scotland county.

In this role you will learn to:
Use standard hand tools, power equipment, vehicles, and heavy equipment in the preventive maintenance, repair, and construction of roads and roadside features for the NC highway and road systems.
Perform flagging of vehicles entering/exiting construction work zones.
Assist with the maintenance/repair project work using tools and equipment, such as a tractor with attachments, curb machine, cutoff saw, dump truck, small wheel and sheep foot rollers, vibrator roller compactor, pulverizer mixer, and pneumatic tire roller.
Assist paint crews, erect road signs, and assist Electronics Technicians maintaining and installing signals.
Operate hand tools for sign installation and replacement.
Perform weed control, trash removal, push snow, and use a tractor with attachments and mower operation.
Operate a dump and flatbed truck, broom tractor, paint line removing machine, thermoplastic machine, trencher, and edge-line paint gun operation.
Ensure work zone safety.
Assist in grass and wildflower planting and maintenance.
Perform weed control, debris and snow removal.

What You Bring
An interest in a career in Transportation Construction, and commitment to a safe work environment.
Experience performing manual labor, and operating power tools such as a chainsaws, weed eaters, skill saws, drills, compactors, jackhammers, etc.
Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
A Commercial Driver’s License. (Note: You can get this after you are hired through on-the-job training, but it must be within 360 days from your date of hire.)
A pre-employment drug test is required.
We will check with previous employers for the past 2 years about controlled substances and alcohol testing.
Safety toe footwear is required.

Education & Experience
High school/GED diploma; or
An equivalent combination of education and experience.

Call me: Kristan Dunn at 910.944.7621.

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To apply for this job email your details to ddemaionewton@ncdot.gov

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