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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/05/22

Applications Due12/31/22

Vacancy ID104319

AgencyThruway Authority

TitleThruway Maintenance Worker (Trainee)

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitNone listed

Salary RangeFrom $24.23 to $26.37 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40

Workday

From 6 AM

To 2:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Columbia

Street Address 751 Rock City Road

City Old Chatham

StateNY

Zip Code12136

Minimum Qualifications Thruway Maintenance Worker Trainee Levels:

Must be 18 years of age or older.

TMW trainee 1 level - 156 Week Traineeship
$19.64 starting hire rate

Possession of a NYS Commercial Driver Permit Class B with tank endorsement and no air brake restriction.


TMW Trainee 2 Level – 104 Week Traineeship:
$21.09 starting hire rate

Possession of a NYS Commercial Driver License Class B with tank endorsement and no air brake restriction AND 6 months of experience operating construction equipment and vehicles and 12 months of experience in carpentry, masonry, welding, ironwork, or other trade related to bridge construction or repair;

OR

A valid NYS Commercial Driver License Class B with tank endorsement and no air brake restriction AND 18 months of experience operating construction equipment and vehicles.

TMW Trainee 3 Level – 52 Week Traineeship:
$22.51 starting hire rate

Possession of a NYS Commercial Driver License Class B with tank endorsement and no air brake restriction AND 12 months of experience in operating construction equipment and vehicles; AND 18 months of experience in carpentry, masonry, welding, ironwork, or other trade related to bridge construction or repair.

TMW Journey Level- 52 Week Probation required:
$24.23 starting hire rate

Possession of a NYS Commercial Driver License Class B with tank endorsement and no air brake restriction AND 12 months of experience in operating construction equipment and vehicles; AND 24 months of experience in carpentry, masonry, welding, ironwork, or other trade related to bridge construction or repair.

Salary will advance each year for employees whose service is deemed satisfactory.

Duties Description The Thruway Maintenance Worker (TMW), under the supervision of Thruway Maintenance Supervisors 1 or 2 or journey-level trades worker, works alone or as a member of a team performing maintenance, repair, improvement and reconstruction of pavements, shoulders, medians, rights-of-way, facilities, ramps, interchanges, bridges, culverts, water control and other structures, appurtenances and retaining walls.

Incumbents perform snow and ice control activities; operate and perform maintenance and minor repairs on a variety of self-propelled pneumatic and other equipment; and may serve as a team leader and provide guidance and instruction to others.

Duties require medium to heavy physical effort, shift work, call outs, scheduled and unscheduled overtime, exposure to adverse weather conditions, standing for prolonged periods of time, working in non-permit required confined spaces, at high levels, and will also require use of personal safety equipment, including respirators.

Additional Comments Hours will vary and shift work may be required. Candidates may also be required to work weekends and holidays. Overtime is not mandatory except in emergency situations that arise which would then go by least seniority level.

Appointment will be contingent on passing a drug screening test.

This position is part of the Teamsters bargaining unit, salary is non negotiable.


EXCELLENT BENEFIT PACKAGE including:
Paid vacation, personal leave, & sick leave with sick leave incentive pay, thirteen paid holidays with additional five paid floating holidays. Paid jury duty, competitive health, prescription, dental & vision insurance. Excellent retirement plan, & optional Deferred Compensation plan, Flexible Spending Account and more.

The New York State Thruway Authority is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

New York State Human Rights Law prohibits discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, sex, disability, marital status, gender identity, prior arrests, prior conviction records, predisposing genetic characteristics or domestic violence victim status.

The New York State Thruway Authority provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Equal Opportunities Bureau at 518-471-5071 to set up arrangements.


Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Gina Brady

Telephone

Fax

Email Address CanvassReplyAlb@thruway.ny.gov

Address

Street Albany Division Administrative Office

200 Southern Blvd, Building 1

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12209

 

Notes on ApplyingIf you meet the minimum qualifications and would like to be considered for a position, please submit a resume using the above contact information. Please add the title in the subject line.
New York State Human Rights Law prohibits discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, sex, disability, marital status, gender identity, prior arrests, prior conviction records, predisposing genetic characteristics or domestic violence victim status.

The New York State Thruway Authority provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Office of Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Development at accommodations@thruway.ny.gov or call (518)471-4321.

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