Operator Maintenance (Richmond District) Montpelier Area HQ

Virginia State Government
Hanover, VA
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Position Information ## Job Description The Ashland Residency is seeking qualified individuals to perform a combination of skilled equipment operation, preventive maintenance and manual labor for the **Montpelier Area Headquarters**. Equipment operation includes but is not limited to backhoe, dump truck, loader, motorgrader, tractor/bush hog and similar equipment. Flag traffic, set up work zones and traffic control, cut brush, clean ditches/debris and patch potholes. Perform emergency roadway operations as an essential employee during snow/severe weather events and other emergency events; must be willing to work outside of normal work hours during emergency conditions. **Additional vacancies may be filled from this recruitment if they occur in the Ashland Residency (Charles City, Hanover, Henrico, Goochland, New Kent Counties) within 90 days** ## Minimum Qualifications Knowledge of highway maintenance equipment, materials, methods, and procedures. Demonstrated experience in equipment operation and performing preventive maintenance. Knowledge of Safety policies, procedures, and programs. Skill in the operation and maintenance of hand-held and power tools and light, medium, and heavy duty equipment used for highway maintenance and repair. Ability to perform heavy manual labor; and to read and to follow oral and written instructions. Ability to obtain CDL and DOT medical card within 6 months of employment and maintain thereafter. Must comply with DOT and VDOT policies and standards when operating CDL equipment. ## Preferred Qualifications High school graduate or equivalent. Valid CDL with appropriate endorsements. Experience in the maintenance and/or construction of roadways. ## Special Requirements Applicants selected for interview will be required to perform a skills demonstration as part of the interview process. Ability to perform heavy manual labor to include standing, bending and frequent lifting up to 50 lbs. Ability to obtain flagger and work zone certifications. Selected applicant must complete pre-employment physical and drug screening. Fingerprint background check required. Requires approved safety shoes. ## Special Instructions to Applicants State applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 pm on the closing date through the Recruitment Management System (RMS). State applications submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered. Applicants are expected to fully represent qualifications and work history on the State application. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided on the application, therefore, it is essential to fully complete each section of the application and provide detailed information. Submitting an incomplete state application, or a state application lacking in detail, may impact your interview eligibility. This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted successfully. Please refer to "Your Application" in your RMS Account to check the status of your application for this position. "The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. For more information about our employment practices, please visit Contact Information ## Name Human Resources Department ## Phone 804-524-6102 *Working Title:* Operator Maintenance (Richmond District) Montpelier Area HQ *Role Title:* Transportation Operator II - 79152 *Job Open Date:* 04/10/2017 *Job Close Date:* 04/28/2017 *Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No *Hiring Range:* $30,582 - $49,370 *Agency:* Dept of Transportation (501) *Agency Website:* www.vdot.jobs *Location:* Hanover - 085 *Position Number:* 07359 *Job Posting Number:* 1023402 *Type of Recruitment:* General Public - G *Does this position have telework options?:* No *Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference:* No *Job Type:* Full-Time (Salaried) *Job Type Detail:* Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1 *Pay Band:* 02