Employment Opportunities:

Road Maintenance Workers

The Kent County Road Commission is currently accepting applications for Road Maintenance workers. These positions are responsible for: performing manual labor in the repair, maintenance, and construction of roads and right-of-ways; repairing damaged roadways; serving as a crew member to install, maintain and repair road signs, guardrails and fencing; operating chain saws and other tree/brush removal equipment. Safely and efficiently operates trucks and various pieces of equipment; driving with underblade to level dirt and gravel and to plow snow and ice; presenting and maintaining a positive image of the Kent County Road Commission with the public. 

Requirements include: a high school diploma or equivalent; six months of maintenance/construction experience involving truck driving and equipment operation; possession of a valid Michigan Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with an “N” (Tank) endorsement or ability to acquire one; successful completion of a physical examination and a substance abuse test; being on-call 24 hours due to weather conditions, performing duties day and/or night on shifts of 12 or more consecutive hours, up to 7 workdays each week. 

Kent County Road Commission offers excellent benefits (including medical, dental, life insurance, 401k w/ 8% match, vacation, sick leave, twelve paid holidays, etc.) along with a safe, stable work environment. 

For consideration, applications must be submitted by Friday, July 14, 2017 to: 

Mail, Email, or Drop-off
Human Resources Manager
Kent County Road Commission
1500 Scribner Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

The Kent County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate among applicants or employees with illegal regard to race, religion, sex, age, national origin, height, weight, marital status, non-disqualifying disability, veteran status or on the basis of any characteristic that is protected by state or federal law.