Laborer/CDL Driver

$20.60 hourly
  • Road Commission for Oakland County
  • Nov 29, 2023
Full time Government

Job Description

Performs a variety of tasks related to

  • Traffic control
  • Pothole patching
  • Roadside clean-up
  • Work with basin, tree and pavement repair crews
  • Winter operations (Salting and Plowing)
  • Operate a vehicle (with or without trailer) greater than 26,000 lbs. GVWR - service and maintain equipment.
  • May operate various heavy construction equipment such as backhoe, grader, loader, chipper, chainsaw etc.
  • Work collaboratively in the best and safest method to complete the day’s work.
  • Perform all duties in a citizen-service oriented manner, adhering to all safety and Board policies, regulations, or procedures, including pre and post trip vehicle and equipment inspections. 

Must be willing to work in extreme weather conditions (both hot and cold).

Must be willing to work a minimum of 50% of overtime offered monthly.

In the winter, this position will require "double shifts" for up to 16 hours. 

Position frequently requires repetitive body movement including bending, twisting, stopping, crouching, kneeling, grasping, holding and extended periods of standing.

Position occasionally requires the ability to move, push or pull objects up to 90 pounds, lift 20 pounds overhead, 40 pounds to shoulder level and 60 pounds to waist level.

Position requires the use of power tools, exposure to vibrations and occasional work at varying levels of height.


Special Experience/Education

A High School Diploma is required.

A valid Michigan Commercial Driver's License with an Air-brake endorsement (CDL-A).

One to Three (1-3) years of construction related experience is preferred. 


*Anyone applying for this position must be willing to accept placement at any one of our six locations within Oakland County.* 

(Milford, Davisburg, Lake Orion, Waterford, Southfield, Troy)

Physical Requirements

Ability to lift 50lbs.

Work outdoors in various weather conditions.

Able to stand for extended periods of time. 


Must be legally eligible to work in the United States and possess a Valid Driver’s License 

Attractive benefits package

EOE/ADA/Drug Free Workplace