Temporary Highway Maintenance Worker
State of NebraskaFull time Full day
Winter positions, temporary, until March 31, 2022
Hours may depend on weather, may be more or less than 40 hours per week.
Examples of Work
Perform snow removal. Perform heavy equipment operation for road maintenance. Perform tree trimming. Respond to highway emergencies. Safely move, drag, lift, load, and unload various equipment, materials, supplies, and hazardous materials or objects from the roadway within weight restrictions; spread and tamp surfacing materials.
Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver's license
PREFERRED: A valid Class A or B Commercial driver's license. Experience in the operation of heavy equipment. May require out of town, overnight travel. Regular and reliable attendance is also required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must be able to safely move, drag, lift 35 pounds frequently, up to 60 pounds occasionally (without assistance), and 90 or more pounds infrequently (with assistance); climb, bend or stoop; work in outdoor temperature extremes and work around high speed traffic
Must be able to be reached to report to work outside scheduled work hours for highway emergencies within 45 minutes
NDOT encourages applicants of all ages and experience.