PN: 2018 Summer TSH
Job Type: Seasonal, Temporary, Exempt
Location: Various Counties
Promotional Bid: unclassified position (may include promotion, transfer or demotion)
Job Location: ODOT District 9 Various Counties: Adams, Brown, Highland, Jackson, Lawrence, Pike, Ross and Scioto
Opening Date: Fri. 02/16/18
Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Pay Range: 0
Hours of work: Based on operational needs
Salary: $9.50 Hourly
Job Duties: Job Duties:
Are you looking for a Summer Job? Do you enjoy working outdoors?
If yes, we have an opportunity for you!
With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation.
Become a Summer Transportation Seasonal Help (TSH) at ODOT District 9 & take part in our mission!
The Ohio Department of Transportation, District Nine, is now accepting applications for our Summer Transportation Seasonal Help (TSH) Program for the following counties: Adams, Brown, Highland, Jackson, Lawrence, Pike, Ross and Scioto. This is a temporary seasonal program for 40 hours per week not to exceed 560 total hours. There are multiple positions, your application will be considered for all positions.
- Flagging/traffic control for highway maintenance crew
- Driving pickup truck to set out/pick up signs & follow mowing crew
- Roadside litter pickup, Clean &/or wash vehicles & equipment
- Cleaning/hosing down garage areas
- Using weed eater to trim around building, fences, etc.,
- Help clean up roadsides when work crews are cutting brush/tree trimming
- Answer phone &/or radio when clerk is unavailable
Minimum Qualifications: AGE: Must be 18 years old or a high school graduate who has attained the age of 17 years. Requires valid Driver’s License.
Major Worker Characteristics:
Works outside exposed to weather (e.g., including rain, lightening, humidity & hot temperatures in summer time) & on-going traffic; may work rotating shift; exposed to unpleasant surroundings to include dead animals, containers filled with human waste, diapers, ditches with water & sewage, loud noise from equipment & traffic, confined work area while driving truck during regular shift or in confined space while digging ditches to install pipes or digging holes; exposed to insects such as bees, mosquitoes, flies & spiders; exposed to rodents to include mice & rats; exposed to stray dogs, dirt, dust, fumes, poison ivy/sumac & pollen.
Applicants must apply online at careers.ohio.gov to be considered for the position.
Rates of pay per hour:
1st Year as TSH = $9.50/hour
2nd Year as TSH = $10.25/hour
3rd & following years as TSH = $10.75/hour
The final applicant selected for these positions will be required to submit to urinalysis prior to appointment to test for illegal drug use. Applicants with positive test results will not be offered employment.
If operating state owned vehicle, must show proof of valid driver’s license.
These positions are overtime eligible based on FLSA Standards.
Temporary/Seasonal appointments are unclassified pursuant to O.R.C. 124.30 (B).
The final candidate selected for the position will be required to undergo a criminal background check. Criminal convictions do not necessarily preclude an applicant from consideration for a position. An individual assessment of an applicant’s prior criminal convictions will be made before excluding an applicant from consideration.
*IMPORTANT NOTE: Please do not include your Social Security Number (SSN) with your on-line application and/or documentation. If attaching a document that contains your SSN, please redact (black out) SSN before attaching it to your application.
The State of Ohio is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, religion, age, disability or military status in employment or the provision of services.
When contacted for an interview, an applicant who requires special accommodations due to a disability should notify the office at that time so proper arrangements can be made for the interview.
*IMPORTANT NOTE: If attaching a document that contains your SSN, please redact SSN before attaching it to your application.
The State of Ohio is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, religion, age, disability or military status in employment or provision of services.
When contacted for an interview, an applicant who requires special accommodations, due to a disability, should notify the office so that proper arrangements can be made.
***** Applications are available for this position online at http://careers.ohio.gov/. *****
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