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Maintenance Technician 2-Arlington Day Shift
ARLINGTON WA 98223
Category: Other
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Maintenance Technician 2-Arlington Day Shift
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**_Please Note:_**
**_This Position is a_ Day Shift_ normally scheduled to work _6:30AM-5:00PM Monday-Thursday.__**
**The Opportunity:**
WSDOT is looking for an enthusiastic career-minded individual who want to make a difference to join our dynamic team in **Arlington, WA**, supporting the vast infrastructure of Northwest Washington. This opportunity is perfect for someone who loves working with their hands, knowing their work is done on roadways and in a variety of weather. This team member will assist with the maintenance and operations of the state highways, and adjacent right of ways to assure they remain in a condition that promotes the movement of traffic, and safety to the motoring public.
By taking on this role, you are serving a key and vital function to the State of Washington.
*At WSDOT, we value the importance of creating an environment in which all employees can feel respected, included and empowered to bring unique ideas to the agency. Our diversity and inclusion efforts include embracing different cultures, backgrounds and perspectives while fostering growth and advancement in the workplace. To learn more, please watch the following video: Why WSDOT?*
Working in the maintenance area will require responsible, safety-minded individuals to accomplish assigned tasks and may require operating trucks as well as other heavy equipment. These positions require a quick response time to job sites. Highway maintenance crews are ready 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
**This position will perform the following work:**
* Maintain roadways including pavement repair, drainage maintenance.
* Repair and replace guardrails and signs.
* Remove dangerous and hazardous debris from the roadways.
* Assist in layout and set-up of traffic control, including setting up signage, manually flagging traffic, and operating attenuator/buffer truck.
* Removal of snow and ice during winter season.
* Other duties as assigned.
**An ideal candidate for this position will have:**
* Washington State Commercial Driver License CDL class B with the ability to obtain a CDL Class A with endorsement N without air brake restriction within six months.
* High school diploma or GED certification.
* At least (1) one year of experience performing roadway maintenance, heavy equipment operation, truck driving, traffic control, construction, timber operations, or landscaping.
* Experience operating 26,000 to 54,000 GVW dump trucks with manual 18 speed transmissions in all weather and roadside conditions, day or night, with snowplow and de-icing attachments and other snow removal equipment.
* Ability to acquire an herbicide applicator's license within 12 months of hire.
* Possess a current CDL Medical Certificate
* Ability to lift 50lbs.
**Note: **
This position is covered by a union shop provision. Therefore, as a condition of employment, candidates who are appointed are required to become members of the WFSE, or arrange to pay to that union a fee equivalent to its regular monthly dues. The union shop provision shall be effective on the first day of the month following the employee's initial 30 days in this classification.
**How to Apply: **
Applications for this recruitment will be accepted _electronically_. Please click on the apply button on this announcement.
**Contact us: **
For inquiries about this position, please contact **Cody Buchanan** at **buchanc@wsdot.wa.gov**. Please reference recruitment number **18DOT-NWR-11293**.
*The Washington State Department of Transportation is an equal opportunity employer. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of disability, persons over 40 years of age, disabled and Vietnam era veterans, and people of all sexual orientations and gender identities are encouraged to apply. Persons with disabilities needing assistance in the application process, or those needing this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the listed recruiter.*
*Salary:* $39,312.00 - $47,820.00 Annually
*Location:* Snohomish County - Arlington, WA
*Job Type:* Full Time - Permanent
*Department:* Dept. of Transportation
*Job Number:* 18DOT-NWR-11293
*Agency:* State of Washington
*Address:* View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504
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