Nebraska State Government invites applications for the position of Temporary Highway Construction Technician I.
Temporary Full and Part Time
Roads District 6, North Platte and surrounding
Department of Transportation
Locations: North Platte and Broken Bow. Summer positions, temporary, until about November 30, 2020. Hours may depend on weather, maybe more or less than 40 hours per week. Starting and ending dates at different intervals. Applicants who possess the required agency qualifications may be hired at the Highway Construction Technician II level upon review/verification of documentation, etc. ($17.75).
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Successful applicants will be under immediate supervision and trained to perform inspection on routine phases of construction projects. May use windows-based computer programs, including Microsoft Word and/or Excel, to keep construction records and documentation, as necessary. May also participate as a member of a survey crew and perform tests on construction materials. Perform other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
REQUIRED: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver's license. Experience not required.
PREFERRED: Coursework, training, and/or experience in math, construction management, and engineering. Basic computer experience.
OTHER: Regular and reliable attendance.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Effective communication skills. Must have strong work ethic, dedication and ability to work as part of a team. Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds, climb, bend, stoop, walk long distances, and work in outdoor temperature extremes; speak, read and comprehend English; work the schedule required by the hiring supervisor which may include working overtime and/or irregular work hours as needed; perform routine tasks using a computer, including word processing and excel spreadsheets.