at State of Maine, Bureau of Human Resources in Portland, Maine, United States
Transportation Crew Leader – Casco Bay Bridge (SR-09-23-2)Portland , Maine , United States | Transportation | Full-time Apply by: April 12, 2023 Apply with Linkedin Apply with IndeedApply
Maine Department of Transportation
Salary: $20.75 – $27.65/Hourly
Office/Bureau: Maintenance and Operations (Region 1 – Southern, Maine)
Location: Portland, ME (Casco Bridge)
Position Number: 02590-0833
Opening Date: March 29, 2023
Closing Date: April 12, 2023
This is supervisory work that supports highway, bridge, fleet, and traffic project/programs for the Department of Transportation. Responsibilities include directing the work of crews engaged in maintenance/construction work. May operate heavy motorized equipment. Work is performed under limited supervision.
To be minimally qualified for this position candidates must provide evidence of the following experience:
+ Two-year combination of experience, or education in highway/bridge construction, fleet equipment repair, or transportation related maintenance including at least one year of lead worker experience.
+ Must possess the Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities noted above with a high school diploma or equivalent.
+ Required to work at a higher class as necessary and in accordance with required licenses and/or certifications.
Licensing/Registration/Certification Requirements:(These must be met by all employees prior to attaining permanent status in this class).
Valid Class A motor vehicle license as issued by the State of Maine and completion of the 30 hour OSHA Safety course in construction (20 CFR Part 1926).
Interested applicants need to apply online by clicking the “Apply for this Opening/Apply Now” button along with uploading any documentation.
For a paper applicatio or general questions please contact: Maine Department of Transportation, Attn: Amy Webster, HR, PO Box 358, Scarborough, ME 04070-0358; telephone: 207-885-7002 or via email:email@example.com
Why join our team?
No matter where you work across Maine state government, you find employees who embody our state motto-“Dirigo” or “I lead”-as they provide essential services to Mainers every day. We believe in supporting our workforce’s health and wellbeing with a valuable total compensation package, including:
+ Work-Life Balance – Rest is essential. Take time for yourself using 13 paid holidays, 12 days of sick leave, and 3+ weeks of vacation leave annually. Vacation leave accrual increases with years of service, and overtime-exempt employees receive personal leave.
+ Health Insurance Coverage – The State of Maine pays 85%-100% of employee-only premiums ($10,150.80-$11,942.16 annual value), depending on salary. Use this chart to find the premium costs for you and your family, including the percentage of dependent coverage paid by the State.
+ Health Insurance Premium Credit – Participation decreases employee-only premiums by 5%. Visit the Office of Employee Health and Wellness for more information about program requirements.
+ Dental Insurance – The State of Maine pays 100% of employee-only dental premiums ($350.40 annual value).
+ Retirement Plan – The State of Maine contributes 13.16% of employee’s pay to the Maine Public Employees Retirement System (MainePERS), on behalf of the employee.
+ Gym Membership Reimbursement – Improve overall health with regular exercise and receive up to $40 per month to offset this expense.
+ Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts – Set aside money pre-tax to help pay for out-of-pocket health care expenses and/or daycare expenses.
+ Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness – The State of Maine is a qualified employer for this federal program. For more information, visit the Federal Student Aid office.
+ Living Resources Program – Navigate challenging work and life situations with our employee assistance program.
+ Parental leave is one of the most important benefits for any working parent. All employees who are welcoming a child-including fathers and adoptive parents-receive four weeks of fully paid parental leave. Additional, unpaid leave may also be available, under the Family and Medical Leave Act (https://www.maine.gov/bhr/state-employees/rules-policies/policy-practices-manual/Employee-Rights-and-Responsibilities-Federal) .
+ Voluntary Deferred Compensation – Save additional pre-tax funds for retirement in a MaineSaves 457(b) account through payroll deductions.
+ Learn about additional wellness benefits for State employees from the Office of Employee Health and Wellness (https://www.maine.gov/bhr/oeh/) .
There’s a job and then there’s purposeful, transformative work. Our aim is to create a workplace where you can learn, grow, and continuously refine your skills. Applicants demonstrate job requirements in differing ways, and we appreciate that many skills and backgrounds can make people successful in this role. As an Equal Opportunity employer, Maine State Government embraces a culture of respect and awareness. We are committed to creating a strong sense of belonging for all team members, and our process ensures an inclusive environment to applicants of all backgrounds including diverse race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, physical or mental disability, religion, age, ancestry, national origin, familial status or genetics. If you’re looking for a great next step, and want to feel good about what you do, we’d love to hear from you. Please note reasonable accommodations are provided to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.
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