Transportation Worker - Entry Level - Multiple Hires!

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NC Department of Transportation
Raleigh, NC, United States

Phone: 919.707.4436
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Transportation Worker - Entry Level - Multiple Hires!


Bunn, NC 


31,200 - 52,813

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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!
Come to our NCDOT Franklin Hiring Event on Tue, Oct 24 from 9am-2p to Interview!  
NEW HIGHER PAY: $31,200 - $51,813!
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.  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 Franklin 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.
  • Ensure work zone safety.
  • Participate in snow & ice removal.
  • Perform flagging and assist with maintenance/repair project completion through the use of standard tools and equipment such as tractor with various attachments, curb machine, cutoff saw, dump truck, small wheel and sheep foot rollers, vibratory roller compactor, pulverizer mixer, and pneumatic tire roller.
  • Assist paint crews.
  • Erect road signs.
  • Assist our Electronics Technicians with maintenance and installation of signals.
  • Operate hand tools for sign installation and replacement.
  • Use a dump truck, broom tractor, paint line removing machine, thermoplastic machine, trencher, and edge-line paint gun.
  • Perform vegetation control, debris removal, and move snow.
  • Run a tractor with various attachments and mower.
  • Operate a dump and flatbed truck.
  • Assist in grass and wildflower installation and maintenance.
  • Safety toe footwear.
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.
  • 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, and we will check with previous employers for the past 2 years about controlled substances and alcohol testing.
Education & Experience
  • High school/GED diploma; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Call me: Alicia Ramsey at (919) 317-4700.
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