Larimer County

Driver Seasonal- Front Range

Job ID
2017-2565
Position Type
Full Time - Temporary
Hiring Pay/Range
$16.00 Class B, $16.50 Class A (depending on assignment)
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Department
Road & Bridge
US-CO-Fort Collins

Overview

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Details

Larimer County Road and Bridge is looking for hardworking, motivated individuals to join our team. The Road and Bridge Department is responsible for operating and maintaining the transportation system in Larimer County and the Seasonal Driver positions are an important part of our ability to successfully meet this responsibility.  Watch this brief video to learn about the importance of the Road and Bridge department and the valuable services they provide Larimer County.

 

 

 

Seasonal Drivers will be involved in helping to operate our fleet of +40 CDL/CMV vehicles and will be involved with the following operations; gravel road maintenance, chip seal, drainage maintenance, and many other road maintenance/road construction activities.

 

The Seasonal Driver position will perform duties such as operating a tandem axle water truck supporting gravel road maintenance operations, operating a tandem axle dump truck hauling construction materials from and to project sites, operating a Class A tractor/trailer tanker delivering asphalt emulsion to chip seal project site.

 

The Seasonal Driver position will perform heavy physical and arduous labor for extended periods of time outdoors in all weather conditions, day or night, including activities and physical demands requiring strength to lift, carry, push, pull, and otherwise move objects of up to 50 pounds on a regular basis. This position will also require the use of hand tools including, but not limited to; shovel, pick, asphalt rake, chainsaw, weed eater, blower, hand broom, crack seal squeegee.

 

Applicants need to be at least 18 years of age, reliable, punctual, able to qualify for a CDOT Flagging Certificate and must have a valid Class “A” or Class “B” Commercial Driver's License. An N-Tanker endorsement is preferred.

 

Larimer County values it's seasonal employees and strives to create an environment where you gain the knowledge and experience to be successful. Consider joining our team and see your hard work pay off in the success of the Road and Bridge department as we work together to maintain nearly 1000 miles of roadway and the drainage structures of Larimer County. 

 

Please see full job description at Maintenance Worker TEMP Description.

 

 

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Qualifications

  • Must NOT have the following restrictions:
    • "E" (No Manual Transmission) Restriction
    • "L" (No Air Brakes) Restriction
    • "X" (No Cargo in CMV Tank Vehicle) Restriction
    • "Z" (No Full Air Brake Equipped CMV) Restriction
  • Additionally, Class A Drivers must NOT have the following restriction:
    • "O" (No Tractor Trailer) Restriction
  • Employees must provide their own steel-toe safety shoes.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age to apply.

 Other Information to Note:

  • To apply for this position you must complete the application. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of the application.
  • An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check. As marijuana is an illegal substance under federal law, testing positive for marijuana (medical or otherwise) or any other substance for which the county tests, will result in the contingent offer of employment being revoked. A successful completion of the drug screen is defined as obtaining a negative result.
  • This position is "Open until filled" and may close at any time. Once we begin the interview process, we may not consider additional applicants unless a candidate is not hired from the interview pool.
  • Positions may be eligible for medical insurance coverage.

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