At MnDOT, we are driven to find talented, innovative employees for Minnesota’s nationally recognized transportation system. We work to build the best team in the transportation industry to ensure that Minnesota thrives with a safe, sustainable and leading edge transportation system. You will be surrounded by a diverse community of experts, each driven by challenging work and motivated by the greater good. You will understand the impact of the work you are doing and be able to see the benefit you are providing to the citizens of Minnesota. You can set your sights high and use your strengths to grow within the organization. MnDOT offers superior health and retirement benefits as well as a solid commitment to work-life balance, which provides you the tools to thrive both at work and outside of work.
About the Job:
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hiring multiple Bridge and Structure Workers in the Metro District, which may be located at the following locations: Forest Lake, Eden Prairie, Maplewood, Mendota, Spring Lake Park and Plymouth. As a Bridge and Structures Worker for MnDOT, you will use your construction trades experience to ensure the safety and integrity of MnDOT’s bridges and structures. This work is challenging and includes variety, since you will use various tools, equipment and techniques to repair and maintain bridges and other structures.
As a member of a crew of skilled tradesman, you will:
Upon hire, MnDOT invests in your career by sending you to Bridge Maintenance Academy. This and other developmental opportunities will prepare you to further your career path at MnDOT with opportunities to grow such as bridge inspection, crew leadership, foremen, and supervisory roles.
Joining MnDOT means year-round, full-time work, with consistent flexible hours. In this role, you will be expected to work only 40 hours per week, with any work in excess of this qualifying you for paid overtime or comp time. You will get excellent health and dental benefits, retirement benefits including a pension, paid sick leave and vacation, and 11 paid holidays each year!
Note: A Two year technical trades training or degree (e.g., carpentry, concrete/masonry, etc.) or equivalent may be substituted for one year of experience. (In order for education coursework to be considered in lieu of work experience, you must submit a copy of your transcript.)
How to Apply:
$20.97-27.17/hour or $43,785-56,731/year