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Road Foreman
Summary
Title:Road Foreman
ID:310000010Oct17
Department:Highway
Deadline:Open until filled.
Recruitment ends at 4:30 p.m. :N/A
Job Type:Full time
Hours per week:40 hours/week
Salary Range:$25.52/hour
Description
Do you have experience with highway construction and maintenance? Are you tired of being away from home? Would you like to put your knowledge to use with the Portage County Highway Department? We have a full time opening available- consider applying!
The first review of candidates will take place on or around November 17,2017, so don't delay in applying.

This is a summary of the duties:

 

This position is responsible for directing and coordinating the work activities of Highway Department crews involving construction, paving, and maintenance of highways. This position prioritizes work on the job sites, monitors work progress, ensure work efforts are focused on the assigned job; and reviews work zone safety set-ups and ensures work zone safety protocols. This position is part of the Department’s on-call rotation for winter and summer maintenance. This position is responsible for reporting conditions beyond individual control to management and request assistance for improvement.

These are the skills we are seeking:

High School diploma or GED equivalent required.

Five (5) or more years of highway department or equivalent experience.

Two years of supervisory experience preferred.
Commercial driver’s license (CDL) and safe driving record.