Jobs with Road Agencies

Employment Opportunities

Current employment opportunities with Michigan county road agencies can be found here. Questions related to a job should be directed to the hiring road agency.

The City of Bay City is seeking a candidate to fill the full-time position of Engineering Technician.  

This is skilled field and office work involving the responsibility for construction inspection, testing, project coordination, site layout, design and other duties involved in the implementation of the City’s Capital Improvement Program.  Incumbent may supervise consultants, contractors, city employees and other temporary personnel.

Qualifications include an Associate’s degree in Civil Engineering Technology or any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training.  Previous experience in construction inspection work, techniques, and practices.  Computer literacy, including experience in AutoCAD, ArcGIS, Roadsoft, Field Manager/Field Book, MS Office and Outlook.  Successful candidate should have Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Construction Site Certification and Michigan Department of Transportation technician certifications in aggregate, concrete, and bituminous materials or the ability to obtain within 6 months of employment.  

To apply please visit  https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19189042 

The Benzie County Road Commission seeks an Engineering Technician

The Benzie County Road Commission is seeking applications for an Engineering Technician.  Qualifications include a combination of previous experience in a municipal setting, utilizing civil engineering principals, CAD, MERL, Field Manager, RoadSoft, GIS and Microsoft Office. Other responsibilities may include supervision of crews and working with the public to resolve complaints.  Must have a valid driver's license. A full job description is available via email: BCRCClerk@benzieroad.org

An application  is available at www.BenzieCRC.org.  Applications/resumes will be accepted until February 24, 2017 and can be emailed to BCRCClerk@benzieroad.org or mailed to Benzie CRC, 11318 Main St,  P O Box 68, Honor, MI 49640.  An Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Berrien County Road Commission seeks a Finance Director

The Berrien County Road Commission is seeking a candidate to fill the position of Finance Director. In this position the successful candidate will be in charge of the accounting department of the Road Commission and report directly to the Managing Director. In this capacity he/she will take responsibility for such items as the annual report, payables, receivables, payroll, budgets and forecasting along with special reports required by the state. Qualifications include a Degree in Accounting with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience preferable in the public sector. Candidates with an Associates degree in Accounting and extensive work experience in public accounting will be considered.

Please apply with resume to: Berrien County Road Commission, 2860 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor, MI 49022, Attention: Managing Director, or email at resume@bcroad.org.

The Berrien County Road Commission seeks an HR Specialist / Administrative Assistant

The Berrien County Road Commission is seeking a Human Resource Specialist/Administrative Assistant. Resume´s may be sent to resume@bcroad.org or mailed to 2860 E. Napier Avenue, Benton Harbor, MI 49022.

The Calhoun County Road Department seeks Seasonal Road Worker

The Calhoun County Road Department (CCRD) is accepting applications for seasonal road workers. For more information visit the Calhoun County Road Department website.

The Calhoun County Road Department seeks Seasonal Engineering Intern

The Calhoun County Road Department (CCRD) is accepting applications for a seasonal engineering intern. For more information visit the Calhoun County Road Department website.

The Calhoun County Road Department seeks four Supervisors

The Calhoun County Road Department (CCRD) is accepting applications for four supervisors. For more information visit the Calhoun County Road Department website.

The City of Crawford seeks a public works engineer

The City of Coldwater and Coldwater Board of Public Utilities are seeking qualified candidates for a public works engineer position.  The position is responsible for oversight of the utility infrastructure systems (streets, water, sanitary, storm, traffic and parcel development) concentrating on project management.  Preferred candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field with at least three years related experience in project management.  Competitive compensation and benefits while offering the opportunity to live in a progressive Michigan community.  To apply, submit resume to Sue Rubley, Coldwater Board of Public Utilities, One Grand Street, Coldwater, MI 49036.  Preferably email: resume@coldwater.org.  Phone: 517.279.9531.  Equal opportunity employer.

The Genesee County Road Commission seeks Programming and Development Engineer.

The Genesee County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Programming and Development Engineer.

The Genesee County Road Commission seeks Electrician Coordinator (Temporary)

The Genesee County Road Commission is accepting resumes/applications for an Electrician Coordinator. This position is temporary and will be responsible for maintenance and construction of traffic signals, Road Commission electrical facilities, the construction, installation, modification, maintenance and repairs of electrical devices throughout Genesee County. Applicants must possess a Master Electrician License and 5 years experience in installation, repair and maintenance of electrical systems, equipment and fixtures from blueprints, schematics and sketches or equivalent combination of education/experience. High School Diploma/GED and a Valid Michigan Driver’s License is required. Class A CDL with “N” endorsement preferred. Starting pay is $28.85/hr. Please mail resume to: Rachel Mullin, Genesee County Road Commission, 211 W. Oakley St., Flint, MI 48503 or email to rmullin@gcrc.org. Resumes/applications will be accepted until position is filled. EOE 
Any questions regarding this advertisement should be directed to: 

Rachel Mullin 
Personnel Manager 
Phone: (810) 767-4920, ext. 222 
Fax: (810) 767-7459 

The Grand Traverse County Road Commission has multiple employment opportunities

The “GTCRC” is located in Traverse City, Michigan in the heart of the four-season wonderland of the northwest Lower Peninsula.  Our agency provides service on 1,015 miles county roads  and 227 miles of MDOT roads with a 2017 budget over $18 million.  A brief summary of requirements are listed the following available positions:

Traffic Services Engineer.  F/T position.  Bachelor’s degree in Civil engineering, PE license with 5 yrs related experience in traffic services, surveying and/or construction project management.

Engineering Internship. Seasonal position. Civil/construction engineering, diploma/GED with 1 yr college education.  

Road Maintenance Workers/Equipment Operators - F/T positions.  Diploma/GED, specialized training, 3 yrs experience operating various types of road commission-type equipment. Current CDL-A license w/ air brake endorsement, medical card and excellent driving record.  Must be available to work overtime/on-call days, nights, weekends and holidays.

Heavy-Duty Truck Technician - F/T position.  Diploma/GED, Michigan/ASE Certified Heavy-Duty Truck Mechanic, or Master Mechanic, 3 yrs experience in DM/PM on vehicles, MD/HD trucks and equipment and fleet management and electronic systems.  Must be available to work overtime/on-call days, nights, weekends and holidays.

All position require good communication skills, driving record, ability to pass drug/alcohol test and background checks.  Full-time positions offer a qualified-based compensation and competitive benefit package. Interested, qualified candidates will find full details and applications on line at http://www.gtcrc.org/Jobs.aspx  EEO/ADA

The Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks equipment operators

EQUIPMENT OPERATORS – Full-time positions for equipment operators with experience operating road commission-type equipment including plow truck, bucket truck, doubles and/or grader. Qualifications include a current CDL-A license with air brake endorsement, medical card, and excellent driving record.

Positions require a high school diploma/GED, specialized training, along with a minimum of three years experience.  Candidates must be willing and available to work overtime and be on-call during all times of the day, night, weekends and holidays.  EEO/ADA.  Detailed job descriptions and applications are available at our office and on line at: www.gtcrc.org

The Grand Traverse County Road Commission seeks seasonal snowplow drivers

SEASONAL SNOW PLOW DRIVERS – Grand Traverse County Road Commission is accepting applications for seasonal snow plow drivers. Applicants must be experienced with road commission-type snow removal equipment.  Qualifications include a current CDL-B license with air brake endorsement, medical card, excellent driving record and a high school diploma/GED. EEO/ADA.  Detailed job descriptions and applications are available at our office and on line at:www.gtcrc.org.

The Ingham county Road Department seeks Sign and Signal Shop Supervisor

The Ingham County Road Department seeks applications for Sign and Shop Supervisor.

The Ingham County Road Department seeks Director of Operations

The Ingham County Road Department seeks applications for Director of Operations.

The Road Commission of Kalamazoo County seeks a Heavy Truck Operator

The Road Commission of Kalamazoo County seeks a Heavy Truck Operator/Road Maintenance.

The City of Kalamazoo seeks a Traffic Engineer

The City of Kalamazoo seeks a Traffic Engineer.

The Leelanau County Road Commission seeks Equipment Operators

The Leelanau County Road Commission is looking to fill full-time, year-round positions for equipment operators with experience operating road commission-type equipment including plow trucks, excavators, road graders, loaders, bucket trucks, etc.  Qualifications include a current CDL-A license, medical card, and excellent driving record.  Positions require a high school diploma/GED, along with experience and a positive attitude.  EEO/ADA.  Current rate of pay is $18.30/hour, along with a full benefits package including medical, retirement, etc.  

Applicants must apply using the job application form (resume’s may be attached) available at our office and on our website at:  http://leelanauroads.org//leelroads.org/LCRC%20CDL%20Application.pdf  Current office hours are 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM Monday through Friday, Phone 231-271-3993. Return the completed application to the Leelanau County Road Commission, by email to lcrc@leelanauroads.org by fax 231-271-5612 or by US Mail 10550 E. Eckerle Road, Suttons Bay, MI  49682.

The Macomb County Department of Roads seeks a Permits and Local Roads Engineer

The Macomb County Department of Roads is seeking a candidate to fill the position of Permits and Local Roads Engineer.

The Marquette County Road Commission seeks Diesel Mechanic/Fabricator

The Marquette County Road Commission is accepting applications for a diesel mechanic/fabricator. This job includes performance of skilled work in maintaining, servicing and repairing road commission vehicles and equipment.  Desired qualifications include:  high school graduate or equivalent, valid master mechanic license or equivalent, Class B CDL (or the ability to obtain one within 6 months of hire), three to five years experience with heavy equipment repair, experience with welding and flame cutting, and ability to work overtime as needed on weekends and holidays.  
Applications for this position can be obtained at our website http://www.co.marquette.mi.us/departments/road_commission or at our Ishpeming office, located at 1610 N. Second Street, Ishpeming, MI. Applications may be emailed to MCRCAdmin@marqroad.org.

The Marquette County Road Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

The Mecosta County Road Commission seeks a finance director

The Mecosta County Road Commission is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Finance Director.  The Finance Director is an administrative position which includes performing and overseeing a variety of financial and accounting functions.  Minimum qualifications include a degree in accounting with five (5) years’ experience preferable in the public sector. Ability to demonstrate solid understanding and knowledge of compliance regulations for organizations working within the public sector including accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and Government Account Standards Board (GASB) Pronouncements preferred.  Considerable knowledge in financial planning and reporting; modern office practices and procedures including computer literacy required. A commitment to serving the agency and the public with integrity and professional diligence along with a valid driver’s license and the legal ability to work in the U.S. required. Pay will commensurate with qualifications and experience.   Interested applicants should submit a complete resume including qualifications and salary history by February 10, 2017 to the Mecosta County Road Commission, 120 N. DeKrafft Avenue, Big Rapids, MI  49307, or email to jrandall@mecostaroads.org

Mecosta County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Road Commission for Oakland County seeks a Director of Finance

The Road Commission for Oakland County seeks applications for Director of Finance.

The Ottawa County Road Commission seeks Engineerling Aide. 

Ottawa County Road Commission has a position available for an Engineering Aide. Responsibilities include surveying, drafting and making computations, recordkeeping, and inspection and material testing for road and bridge construction projects. Prefer prior experience in surveying, staking, or related area in a road commission or public works setting.

An application can be completed in person at our main office or downloaded and printed and either mailed, faxed, emailed, or dropped off in person to our main office.   Resumes and cover letters will only be accepted if they are accompanied by an application. 

Ottawa County Road Commission
Human Resources Department
14110 Lakeshore Drive
P.O. Box 739
Grand Haven, MI 49417
Fax:  616-850-7237
Email: kwahr@ottawacorc.com
Office hours: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday-Friday

The Roscommon County Road Commission seeks a Payroll Clerk/Secretary/Receptionist

The Roscommon County Road Commission is accepting applications for a detail-oriented person for the full time Payroll Clerk/Secretary/Receptionist position. Must be knowledgeable in payroll, accounts payable, and budgeting, proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel computer software and the ability to learn other work related computer software. This self-starter must be bondable, undergo drug screening, pass a physical exam and undergo a reference and/or security check. Experience in governmental accounting is preferred. Human Resource experience is a plus. Job functions, wages and benefits will be discussed at the time of interview. Applications for employment are available from the Road Commission office. Please apply by submitting an original application no later than 3:00 pm on February 16, 2017. No phone calls please. The Roscommon County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Roscommon County Road Commission seeks a Secretary/Receptionist

The Roscommon County Road Commission is accepting applications for a part time Secretary/Receptionist position. Must be knowledgeable in Microsoft Word and Excel. This self-starter must be bondable, undergo drug screening, pass a physical exam and undergo a reference and/or security check. Job functions and wages will be discussed at the time of interview. Applications for employment are available from the Road Commission office. Please apply by submitting an original application no later than 3:00 pm on February 16, 2017. No phone calls please. The Roscommon County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Roscommon County Road Commission seeks a heavy duty truck mechanic

The Roscommon County Road Commission is accepting applications for the position of State Certified heavy duty truck mechanic. Candidate should have experience in repairs of vehicles over 10,000 pounds G.V.W., gasoline engine repair, diesel engine repair, drive train, brakes & braking systems, suspension and steering systems, and electrical systems. Applications and complete job descriptions are available at the Road Commission Office, 820 E. West Branch Rd. (M-55), Prudenville, MI. Applications will be accepted through 3 p.m. February 10, 2017. The Roscommon County Road Commission is an EEO Employer

The Saginaw County Road Commission seeks a Deputy Director of Finance

The  Saginaw  County  Road  Commission  is accepting  applications  for  the position  of  Deputy  Director  of  Finance  & Benefits.   Duties  include,  but  are not  limited  to,  the  following:   Assisting  in  the  daily  activities  of  the Accounting  Department,  assisting  with  the  preparation  of  all weekly/monthly/yearly  accounting  activities  &  reports;  assisting  with  the preparation of annual budget; assisting with the preparation of ACT-51 and GASB  required  reports;  assists  with  the  administering  of  benefit  package which  includes  healthcare,  retirement  and  several  other  miscellaneous insurance  programs.   Qualified  candidates  should  have  a  Bachelor’s Degree  in  accounting/finance  or  work history  equivalent.   Three  to  five years of accounting experience preferred but not necessary.  Knowledge of road  construction  industry  a  plus. Knowledge  of  ACT-51  and  Cogitate  or Precision Software a plus.  Interested candidates should apply on a SCRC Non-CDL  application  form  stating  qualifications,  including  a  complete resume  with  references  and  salary  requirements. SCRC  applications  can be  found  on  the  website  at www.scrc-mi.org or  are  available  at  the administrative  office  at  3020  Sheridan  Avenue,  Saginaw,  MI   48601.

Applicant confidentiality  must  be  requested  in  writing.   Deadline  for submission is February 15, 2017. No phone calls, please.

The Washtenaw County Road Commission seeks Temporary Heavy Truck Driver

The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Heavy Truck Driver.  This position performs a variety of infrastructure maintenance activities including, but not limited to pothole repairs, culvert repair and installation, tree trimming, brush control, hauling material to various operations and winter maintenance activities.  This is a temporary position for a maximum of 6 (six) months.

Requirements include a high school diploma or GED; possession of a valid Michigan Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with an “N” (tank) endorsement; ability to lift 100 lbs.; and one (1) year of experience as a heavy truck driver and/or construction/physical labor experience.

Accepting applications until position is filled.  The Washtenaw County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Qualified applicants can submit resumes to human_resources@wcroads.org.