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Colorado Department Of Transportation Highway Maintenance Worker (Patrol) - Silverton in Silverton, Colorado

DEPARTMENT INFORMATION:This position is only open to Colorado state residents.Are you a Roadway or Construction Trades Worker? There are two vacancies onthe Silverton Patrol located in Silverton, CO.The starting salary for this position is typically $3266 per month. Uponsuccessful completion of the probationary period, you may be eligible for anincrease in salary of up to 5%.The eligible list created from this announcement may be used to full currentand future vacancies, in the following locations: Silverton.About CDOTDo you want to make a difference in Coloradans lives? Do you have a passionfor helping people and keeping them safe? At the Colorado Department ofTransportation (CDOT), you ll have the opportunity to do just that. The workour people does contributes to keeping Coloradans and visitors safe andprovides freedom, connection, and experience through travel. Please visit ourcareers page to learn about CDOT and how we are making Colorado a great placeto live, work and play, now and for the future!CDOT for AllCDOT s strength is our people, and our commitment to our people is to shape,support, and sustain the employee experience, and ultimately, create asupportive workplace where everyone, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity,religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity,citizenship status, education, disability, socio-economic status, or any otheridentity, has the opportunity to thrive.In 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 plans with no cost preventative servicesState paid Life Insurance with optional additional life insuranceState paid Short Term Disability coverage, with optional long term disabilityplanParticipation in PERA with 2 retirement plan options, and voluntary PERA 401Kand 457 plansCredit Union membershipWork life programsState Employee Assistance programs at no costTuition and certification reimbursement programAccess to a diverse array of technical, leadership, supervisory and specialtytraining across the state, in addition to personal development andproductivity learning opportunitiesState employee discount programsTo learn more, visit our careers page!Some positions may qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.For more information, go tohttps://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service?Life at CDOT during COVID-19At CDOT, we have taken several measures to protect employee safety and health,while ensuring continuity of operations. Employees with the ability to performtheir job duties from home are encouraged to do so. For those employees whoare working on-site, facial coverings in public spaces and social distancingwhen possible are required. We will provide employees with masks, as needed.We have implemented frequent deep cleaning and disinfecting procedures in ourbuildings and equipment. You can expect your interview to be done remotely andvisitors to any CDOT building are required to pre-screen. You can rest assuredthat we are committed to doing our part to keep employees connected, healthy,safe, and productive during these challenging times.DESCRIPTION OF JOB:Do you like to be challenged, to learn new skills and do you want to be ableto handle any situation that the traveling public and the Colorado weather canput in front of you? Transportation Maintenance I (TM I) positions do morethan drive big trucks!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.This right-of-way is more than the asphalt you drive

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