Maintenance/Construction Technician - 2 Openings!

$32,703 - $51,904 yearly
  • NC Department of Transportation
  • 4809 Beryl Road, Raleigh NC 27606
  • Jul 20, 2021
Full time Engineering Public Works Roads, Streets, and Sidewalks Utilities

Job Description

How to Apply
You MUST apply online at by July 30, 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 looking for a Maintenance/Construction Technician to join our Maintenance Operations and Fleet Management team that:

  • Develops specifications, requisitions, inspects and distributes new high-value highway construction and maintenance equipment and vehicles.
  • Manages bulk purchases and distribution of equipment repair parts, road maintenance supplies, traffic signal device and office supplies.
  • Performs depot level repairs.
  • Modifies and refurbishes equipment and components beyond the capabilities of division technicians.
  • Provides technical support for division maintenance technicians and facilities maintenance.  
  • Provides operator and maintenance training, equipment registration services, warranty information/coordination, budget management, surplus sales, insurance and fuels support for NCDOT divisions.
  • Provides technical assistance to field units in the modification and redesign of in-service equipment.

  In this hands-on role, you will

  • Perform technical work of varying complexity with routine construction, maintenance and repair operations at facilities statewide.
  • Develop and make adjustments to your short term assignments, schedule, and priorities.
  • Be a working technician and participate in the maintenance, repair and minor renovation work to electrical and plumbing in buildings, equipment and utility systems.
  • Service and maintain fuel systems.
  • Engage in housekeeping, grounds and vehicle maintenance, drawing working plans for minor renovations and repairs, cost estimating of repairs and other projects, operation of water/waste water treatment plants.
  • Participate in facility master planning, outside bid package development and implementation.
  • Review and comment on plan sheets from outside designers and contractors.
  • Monitor and inspect contractor construction and renovation projects.
  • Serve as liaison to local officials/regulatory agencies.
  • Participate in overall management/policy making for the facility/agency.
  • Inspect the facility/agency for maintenance needs and safety hazards.

  What You Bring

  • Working knowledge of the standard practices and methods of electrical and plumbing services.
  • Working knowledge of building codes and all other rules and regulations governing repair, maintenance and construction of facilities.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and work from blueprints, sketches, and schematics.
  • Demonstrated ability to train, direct and supervise subordinates and establish/maintain effective working relationships.
  • Skills to independently analyze and interpret policy/policies to address questions and resolve problems.  

Education & Experience

  • High School/GED diploma, and
  • 1+ year of relevant experience; or
  • An equivalent combination of training and experience.


  • We may require current certification by the Environmental Protection Agency as a Type I, II, III or Universal technician.

Call me: Cassandra Coxwell at 919-835-8018.  

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