Colorado Department Of Transportation Highway Maintenance Worker I - Arriba in Arriba, Colorado

DEPARTMENT INFORMATION:This position is only open to Colorado state residents.About CDOTAre you looking for a challenge? Do you have a passion for helping people?Do you want to be part of a diverse team that is committed to making thetransportation system in Colorado safe and efficient? Then, the ColoradoDepartment of Transportation (CDOT) is the place for you! CDOT is devoted toincorporating technology, providing equal employment opportunities, developingleaders, and improving systems in order to provide outstanding customerservice. By saving lives and making lives better by providing freedom,connection, and experience through travel, CDOT is committed to becoming thenumber #1 Department of Transportation in the country. In working towards thisgoal, we believe every one of our employees plays a critical role. CDOT's corevalues include safety, people, integrity, customer service, excellence andrespect. Please visit to learn about CDOT and how weare making Colorado a great place to live, work and play, now and for thefuture!State employees make Colorado an amazing place to learn, work, and play. Wewant every day to feel like an opportunity. We want to be surrounded byinnovation, vibrant optimism, and creativity. Most of all we want to feel likewe're doing what we're meant to be doing. It's our nature. Working forColorado means being surrounded by people who share your vision. It's wheremaking a difference meets a pioneering spirit. Reach your peak state andtogether let's share everything we love about Colorado. To learn about theState's Employee Value Proposition visit: addition to a fantastic place to work CDOT offers a variety of benefitswhich include:Annual leave (accrued based on years of service, starting at 8 hours a month)Sick leave accrued at 6.66 hours a month10 paid holidays per yearMedical and dental plansState paid life insurance policy of $50,000Choice of 2 retirement plans401K and 457 plansState paid Short Term Disability coverageCredit Union MembershipWork life programsFree RTD EcoPassTuition reimbursement programsTrainingTo learn more about our benefits visit: learn about the total compensation package for State government employmentvisit: OF JOB:CDOT is responsible for taking care of the state highway and roadway systemsthrough landscape, heavy construction and operating specialized snow removalequipment. As a TM I employee, you will receive training on specializedequipment such as loaders, motor graders, 2+ ton snow blowers, and using wingattachments to remove snow and maintain the roads and CDOT right-of-way.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must possess and maintain a valid Colorado Commercial Driver's License ClassA or B with no restriction on air brakes. You may be required to obtain aHazardous Materials endorsement within 6 months to 1 year as a condition ofappointment;AND Eighteen (18) months in heavy construction/physical labor experience ANDsix (6) months heavy equipment operation experience;OR Eighteen (18) months heavy equipment operation experience AND six (6)months heavy construction/physical labor experience;Examples of heavy equipment operation experience: Operating single axle dumptruck, tandem axle dump truck, front-end loader (3 yards or larger),bulldozer, backhoe, road grader, paving equipment, 15' mower tractors, orfarm/ranch equipment such as tractors or combines.Examples of heavy construction/physical labor experience: Bricklayer,construction laborer, plasterer, rancher/farmer or concrete finisher.SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION:Complete Applications must include the following documents:1) A complete CDOT Application for Announced Vacancy (please submit onlineusing the link in this announcement)2) A complete Supplemental Questionnaire (must submit online as part of yourapplication)3) To verify CDL Licensure: A photocopy or picture of your curre