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Transportation Worker III – 2+ Openings!

By April 2, 2024

NC Department of Transportation

How to Apply
You MUST apply at https://tinyurl.com/bdekbn2m by April 11.
This posting is for 2+ openings and your application will be considered for ALL of them!
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NEW HIGHER PAY: $32,460 – $56,806
The Challenge
We are looking for an experienced transportation worker to join our Wake County Maintenance team.

In this role you will:

  • Do preventive maintenance, repair, and construction of State-maintained roads.
  • Install traffic & erosion control devices, clear of right of ways, conduct roadway grading, and machine unpaved roads.
  • Perform pavement repair, pipe installation or other drainage tasks.
  • Inspect contract work and monitor manual tasks performed.
  • Perform emergency response including traffic accident clean-ups, snow and ice removal, and other emergencies as they occur.
  • Operate equipment including bulldozers, excavators, backhoes, skid steers, tandem dump trucks, front end loaders, tractor trailers, motor graders, rollers, and other pieces of heavy equipment as needed.
  • Perform flagging operations to safely guide traffic through work zones.

What You Bring

  • Ability to act on verbal and written communications.
  • Traffic control and lane closures on multi-lane roads experience.
  • Experience in 1+ of the following:  shoulder and ditch maintenance, pipe installation, or asphalt patching.
  • Snow and ice removal operations experience.
  • Experience in the maintenance and installation of erosion control devices.
  • Experience operating 2+ pieces of the following equipment:  backhoe, tandem dump truck, motor grader, front end loader, forklift, force feed loader, asphalt distributor, crack sealing machine, track excavator, skid steer, or sweeper.
  • Ability to operate a Class A motor vehicle wen N endorsement.
  • Ability to receive and give effective written and verbal communications.
  • Ability to perform manual labor for extended periods of time.
  • Able to operate vibrating equipment and work in extreme hot and/or cold weather.
  • Agility to climb, bend, and traverse steep/uneven terrain.
  • Strength to repeatedly lift 50 pounds.
  • Safety-toe shoes.
  • Commercial Driver License. (Note: If you don’t have this, you can get it through our on-the-job training within 360 days of hire).

This role subject to emergency call backs and scheduled night work during adverse weather or other extreme circumstances.
We may require work during nontraditional work hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.
We will conduct a pre-employment drug test and check with your employers over the past 2 years for alcohol/drug abuse.

Education & Experience
High school/GED diploma, and
5+ years of relevant experience; or
An equivalent combination of education and experience.

Call me:  Theresa Plasola at 919-814-6060.

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

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