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Category: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Type: Standard

Location: Willow Springs

Starts: May. 18, 2021

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


Application Deadline:  Open Until Filled

Job Post ID:  13421

Min Monthly Salary:  $11.87 -  $15.42

Human Resources Contact Number:  417-469-6250

Notice:  This position is a seasonal,  non-benefit eligible position working up to 1,039 hours.

In order to be considered for this position go to MoDOT Careers

Remote work location and/or teleworking is not available for this position.

General Summary:  Assigned to job duties ranging from assistant traffic technician to special maintenance supervisor,  based on level ofeducation and summer job experience.

In order to be considered for this vacancy please go to the Missouri Department of TransportationEmploymentApplication System (EAS)  and submit an on-line application.  Applications,  and if applicable transcripts,  must bereceived by no later than 11:55 pm of the closing date listed on the advertised vacancy.

MoDOT is primarily conducting telephone interviews due to social distancing requirements at this time.  Forapplicants being interviewed who are hearing or speech impaired and need assistance,  we will coordinate withthe Missouri Relay System.

During the COVID-19 pandemic,  MoDOT strictly enforces social distancing,  face covering,  and other safetyrequirements to ensure the health and safety of our employees and those who we serve.

Equal Employment Opportunity /  Affirmative Action Employer,  M/F/D/V

MoDOT does not hire individuals with F-1 OPT visas into full-time or permanent part-time positions and MoDOTdoes not sponsor applicants for work visas.


Examples of Work:

•Determines traffic volume on roadways and codes data for computer processing,  provides recommendations,  andcoordinates correction of deficiencies.

•Performs and summarizes radar speed surveys to determine the characteristic speeds of motorist to establish aspeed limit that is both safe and comfortable.

•Analyzes accident reports to prepare diagrams that include types and locations of accidents and dates,  times andweather conditions.

•May issue permits;  assists in the review,  preparation,  documentation,  and inspection of permit activities.

•Performs initial field site reviews by documenting existing conditions using photo logs and video.  Conducts daytime and nighttime field evaluations of all work zones to determine compliance with standards.

•Performs routine monitoring of field traffic devices such as signs,  signals,  and roadway marking,  with limiteddecision-making capabilities;  eliminates traffic control conflicts between adjacent work zones.

•Interacts with internal and external customers in order to answer traffic-related questions,  respond to complaints andrequests,  or to discuss traffic control ordinances,  plans,  policies,  and procedures.

•Organizes field and office traffic data into traffic study documents;  creates various maps and diagrams in correlationwith traffic concerns.

•Maintains traffic databases such as sign logs,  inventories,  work zone coordination,  traffic project assignments andprogress reports;  processes requisitions for materials.

•May attend resident engineer and maintenance superintendent meetings and provide work zone feedback.

•Performs other responsibilities as required or assigned.


Minimum/Required Qualifications:  Must be enrolled in a civil engineering program at an accredited college or university with completion of freshman year(normally 30 semester hours)  and an overall GPA of 2.0 out of 4.0

Supervisory Responsibilities:  None

Special Working Conditions/Job Characteristics:  Job requires significant physical stamina and endurance.

Job requires exposure to physical hazards,  health and safety risks,  and/or adverse or otherwise undesirable characteristicin the environment.

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