Transportation Worker I - Multiple Openings - Entry Level!

Company Info
NC Department of Transportation
Raleigh, NC, United States

Phone: 919.707.4436
Web Site:

Company Profile


Transportation Worker I - Multiple Openings - Entry Level!


Asheboro, NC 


31,200 - 52,813

Job ID:


Job Description:

How to Apply
You MUST apply at to be considered.
This posting is for 3+ openings, and your application will be considered for all of them!
NEW HIGHER PAY: $31,200 - $52,813
NCDOT is a Great Place to Work.
Looking for a great place to work with
  • A living wage
  • Job security
  • Full benefits (including the State Health Plan and a pension!)
  • A true team atmosphere, and
  • Work you can take pride in
This is an entry-level opening for you to begin a career with the NC Department of Transportation as a Transportation Worker I.  You'll get to work on exciting projects, learn construction skills, and build your career.  Join us!
The Challenge
We are looking for entry-level transportation workers to join our Highway Maintenance team in Randolph county.
In this role you will learn to:
  • Operate standard hand and power tools, vehicles, and heavy equipment in the preventive maintenance, repair, and construction of roads and roadside features for the State’s highway and roadway systems.
  • Conduct inspections, ensure work zone safety, and participate in snow & ice removal.
  • Assist with maintenance/repair projects using tools and equipment including tractors with attachments, curb machines, cutoff saws, small wheel and sheep foot rollers, vibrator roller compactors, pulverizer mixers, and pneumatic tire rollers.
  • Drive dump and flatbed trucks.
  • Assist paint crews.
  • Install road signs.
  • Assist Electronics Technicians installing and maintaining signals.
  • Perform vegetation control, debris removal, and snow removal.
What You Bring
  • An interest in a career in Transportation Construction, and commitment to a safe work environment.
  • Experience performing manual labor, and operating power tools such as a chainsaws, weed eaters, skill saws, drills, compactors, jackhammers, etc.
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
  • A Commercial Driver’s License. (Note: You can get this after you are hired through our free on-the-job training, but it must be within 360 days of hire.)
  • A pre-employment drug test is required.
  • We will check with previous employers for the past 2 years about controlled substances and alcohol testing.
  • Safety toe footwear is required.
Education & Experience
  • High school/GED diploma; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Call me: Wanda Willett at 336-318-4000.
Connect to NCDOT Careers:
Explore more NCDOT jobs: