Highway Maintainer

Description of Duties/Essential Functions

This position performs a variety of tasks related to the maintenance, repair and upkeep of roads, bridges and other related structures and features. Operates CDL licensed vehicles.

Minimum Requirements
  • Has worked 180 work days or more as a MONTHLY Snowbird
  • In good standing with the IDOT (eligible for rehire)
  • Class "A" CDL with "n" or "x" endorsements
  • CURRENTLY POSSESS an Open Competitive Eligible grade for Highway Maintainer
APPLICANTS MUST POSSESS OPEN COMPETITIVE ELIGIBLE GRADE FOR WILL COUNTY IN ORDER TO APPLY.
*THESE POSITIONS WILL BE FILLED IN ACCORDANCE WITH VETERANS PREFERENCE*
Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact

7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Joliet Maintenance/Will County
17430 N. Broadway, Lockport, IL
District 1

How to Apply
APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT BID FORM FOR MONTHLY SNOWBIRDS IN ACCORDANCE WITH MOU FORM (PM 12E) TO DENISE HAMILTON, 2300 SOUTH DIRKSEN PARKWAY, ROOM 113, SPRINGFIELD, IL 62764, fax: 217/557-3134 OR EMAILED TO DOT.CO.BPM.EmploymentApplications@illinois.gov BY: 4:30 P.M. ON THE CLOSING DATE OF THIS POSTING. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT DENISE HAMILTON AT 217/782-5594.

  • If you don't meet the posting qualifications and are interested in this position:
To be considered for open competitive eligibility for the title of Highway Maintainer, you must be deemed qualified by Central Management Services (CMS). Highway Maintainer is a regularly tested title that requires an automated multiple-choice test to be taken at one of the CMS Assessment Centers. After successfully obtaining a passing grade, your name will be placed on an open competitive eligible list for Highway Maintainer in the two counties you select on your application. If you are satisfied with the grade you received for this title, option and county, no further action is required. Your name has already been placed on the open competitive eligible list for this title. Open competitive grades are valid for one (1) year. Please contact the CMS Assessment Center nearest to you for more information or call 217-782-7100.

**This position is subject to a pre-employment physical and drug/alcohol testing. After hiring, this position is subject to random drug and alcohol testing.**

Click Here for Applicant Information and Grading Procedures
This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at Work4Illinois@Illinois.gov or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).

Additional Documentation for Highway Maintainer:

Class Specification (Download PDF reader)
Additional Title and Exam Information (Download PDF reader)
Test Information Guide (Download PDF reader)

These documents are in PDF format and can be viewed using Adobe Reader.

NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.