Transportation Maintenance Worker 6-E8 Kalamazoo Garage job – State of Michigan – Kalamazoo, MI

Maintenance of state trunklines within the right-of-way for an assigned maintenance garage geographic area and/or other area’s within the Region. Employee may be trained to operate any piece of equipment used in a typical maintenance garage. The major equipment used is listed in the following duties. Employee in this class is required to participate in work element system and travel with crew in assigned geographic area of garage. Employee in this class may be required to work region-wide with Region Maintenance Crews, traveling crews, contract county/municipality crews, or on a temporary assignment with any of these crews.

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Required Education and Experience


Education typically acquired through completion of high school.


Transportation Maintenance Worker 6

No specific type or amount of experience is required.

Transportation Maintenance Worker 7

One year of experience equivalent to a Transportation Maintenance Worker 6 or Laborer E6 with experience in roadway, roadside, bridge, or sign maintenance, or pavement marking.

Transportation Maintenance Worker E8

Two years of experience equivalent to a Transportation Maintenance Worker, including one year equivalent to a Transportation Maintenance Worker 7; or, one year of skilled trades experience at the E9 level with required work elements.

Additional Requirements and Information
Satisfactory completion of the Department of Transportation Maintenance Work Element Training and Certification program required for the specific level.

Some positions may also be assigned duties that require the application of pesticides that may require certification or registration as a pesticide applicator in compliance with the Pesticide Control Act of 1976.

Possession of a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).

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Position is located at 5673 West Main Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department for further consideration. Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.

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