Maintenance Tech I - Broadus #89030
State of Montana
The Department of Transportation is recruiting for a maintenance technician in Broadus. This position will perform a variety of work as a laborer, lead worker, equipment operator and truck driver for highway maintenance activities. Operates a variety of equipment, including trucks, to perform regular maintenance activities such as ditch cleaning, patching, overlays, fence repairs, lawn mowing and material or equipment transportation. In winter, loads sanding material and does snow removal and sanding. Responsible for overall functional operation of machines including preoperational checking, scheduled servicing, and adding fluids, and changing pins, cutting edges, etc. Performs related work as required.
The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job identified and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.
Required to perform the duties of this position is one-year experience driving heavy truck and operating construction related equipment. A valid Montana Class A Type II Commercial Operators license w/endorsements for air brakes and tanker is required with no restriction for operating a manual transmission. Requires working knowledge of basic diesel/gasoline vehicle maintenance; basic math and record keeping; and the ability to make estimates of materials needed. Computer knowledge: training will be provided.
Tools and Equipment: Single Axle Trucks (over 12,500 lbs.), tar pot (under 1000 gallons), pulvi-mixer, push/pull brooms, crack sealers, rollers (under 5 Ton), auger type drills, recyclers (under 15 TPH) and various basic hand tools.
Materials: Premixed paving materials, gravel, sanding material, salt, liquid deicers, snow, dirt and rock, oil and lubricants.
Source of Supervision: Field Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Superintendent or other
$28k-43k yearly est.