Transportation Worker - 2 Openings!

$31,200 - $40,450 yearly
  • NC Department of Transportation
  • 1710 E Marion St, Shelby, NC 28152, USA
  • Jun 11, 2021
Full time Public Works Roads, Streets, and Sidewalks Sanitation Water Wastewater

Job Description

How to Apply
You MUST apply online at https://bit.ly/3izaZ3x by June 24, 2021 at Midnight EST to be considered.  

This posting is for 2 openings and your application will be considered for both of them!  

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The Challenge
We are hiring an entry-level, hard-working transportation worker to join our Cleveland Roadside Environmental team.  

In this role you will:

  • Work to control erosion, apply herbicides for vegetation control, and maintain plant beds.  
  • Install erosion control, mow, perform vegetation control and maintain plant materials along state-owned highways and roadsides.
  • Operate, inspect, and maintain trucks, spray equipment, tractors, tractor attachments, mulch blowers and similar equipment.
  • Use hand and power tools.

  What You Bring

  • Experience doing manual labor using small hand tools including shovels, rakes, brooms, post hole diggers, hammers, screwdrivers, and torches.
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Can work on steep and uneven terrain and extreme temperatures.

  Notes:

  • You may be required to work during non-traditional work hours including nights, weekends, holidays, and during emergencies.
  • You must obtain or have a permit for a Class A commercial driver's license with N (Tanker) endorsement within 60 days of hire, and the full license with N endorsement within 90 days of employment.
  • A pre-employment drug test is required and we will do a background check with your last 2 years of employers about drug/alcohol.
  • Safety toe footwear is required.
  • You must be able to obtain and maintain a valid inmate card.

Education & Experience

  • High school/GED diploma; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience.

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