Minimum Qualifications Journey Level-Two years experience in maintenance or mechanical work under the supervision of a skilled tradesperson, or training through completion of a technical course in a bridge or technical trade at a school or institute. Candidate must also have a Class B Commercial Driver License.
Trainee 2 – Commercial Driver License, and more than one year but less than two years of qualifying experience (as described in journey level quals)
Trainee 1 – Class D Motor Vehicle License, and less than one year of qualifying experience (as described in journey level quals)
Duties Description The incumbent will perform a variety of semiskilled maintenance and repair activities, in a combination of trades associated with bridge repair and maintenance. Please refer to the classification standard for examples of the duties performed. Other duties will be discussed during the interview.
Responsibilities may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the department’s response to regional and statewide emergency situations.
Additional Comments The starting salary for Bridge Repair Assistant Trainee 1 is $54,781. This amount is comprised of the base salary of $44,075 with an additional geographic pay differential of $10,706, specific to this title and location.
The starting salary for Bridge Repair Assistant Trainee 2 is $56,664. This amount is comprised of the base salary of $46,152 with an additional geographic pay differential of $10,512, specific to this title and location.
The starting salary for Bridge Repair Assistant is $59,663. This amount is comprised of the base salary of $49,405 with an additional geographic pay differential of $10,228, specific to this title and location.
Cannabis use is not permitted for employees in this title. Cannabis use will be tested for during the pre-employment screening process and may be the basis for disqualification for employment or may be a basis for removal from employment
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingInterested candidates may respond to this posting by submitting a current resume and completed application for employment along with a letter of interest or complete the Region 8 Application for Posted Positions, form P2 (available at work location) and return no later than October 7, 2023 to:
Ray Ackerman, Regional Bridge Maintenance Engineer 2, Department of Transportation, 4 Burnett Blvd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Part 1 of the application may be obtained by visiting NYSDOT Jobs at: https://www.dot.ny.gov
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