Locations Hiring: Auburn, Beatrice, David City, Dorchester, Fairbury, Falls City, Greenwood, Lincoln - 302 Superior St., Lincoln - 5300 Salt Valley View St. Nebraska City, Palmyra, Pawnee City, Seward, Tecumseh, Wahoo
Summer positions, temporary, until November 30, 2021. Hours may depend on weather, may be more or less than 40 hours per week. Starting and ending dates at different intervals.
Examples of Work
Operate trucks and other light equipment to complete highway maintenance work. Mow and trim trees. 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. Repair highway signs and manually provide highway traffic control for maintenance projects according to safety procedures. Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Must be at least 18 years of age, and possess a valid driver's license.
PREFERRED: Experience in the operation of heavy equipment. A valid Class A or B Commercial Driver's license with tanker endorsement
OTHER: May require out of town, overnight travel. Regular and reliable attendance.
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 a specified time frame.
NDOT encourages applicants of all ages and experience.