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Highway Maintenance Worker-Basic (DOT/D6 #20714)
MILAN NM 87021
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview
  • 6/15/2018 11: 59 PM Mountain

Job code: lhw-e0-89825677

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Highway Maintenance Worker-Basic (DOT/D6 #20714)
Highway Maintenance Worker-Basic (DOT/D6 #20714)
Highway Maintenance Worker-Basic (DOT/D6 #20714)
$21,195.20 - $36,878.40 Annually
Milan, NM
Permanent Position
Department of Transportation
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Job Description

NEOGOV is currently working on a system update for applicants who use screen readers. If you are applying with a screen reader and need assistance, please contact Andrea Rivera-Smith @ (505) 695-5606.


Attached resumes will not be reviewed or considered. You are required to include your work experience in the Work Experience section of your application. If you have previously included work history on a resume you must transfer your work history into the Work Experience section prior to submitting your application. For more information please visit our website: Employment with the State of New Mexico

Purpose of Position:

Position will operate light to medium equipment in a safe and efficient manner to maintain interstate roads, roadways and highways for the safety of the traveling public. This position is with the Pavement Preservation Crew, which is a traveling crew.

This position is a Pay Band 45.


Classification Description

Highway Maintenance Worker Basic

Minimum Qualifications

Eighth grade education.

Employment Requirements:

This position is designated a safety sensitive position within the meaning of the Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act of 1991 and must abide by all provisions of the Federal Omnibus Transportation Testing Act. Employment is subject to pre-employment and random testing, in accordance with all terms and conditions of federal and state law, rules and regulations in relation to alcohol and/or drug testing. Must possess and maintain a valid New Mexico Class "B" Commercial Driver's License at time of interview or the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire. Tanker and Hazmat Endorsement may be required. Must successfully pass demonstrated abilities test with a 65% or better. Employment requires successful completion of a pre-employment physical exam and drug test and is conditional pending results. Business reference check and Driver's License verification are also required and employment is conditional pending results.

Statutory Requirements:

All applicants for this position must be licensed in accordance with 66-5-59 NMSA 1978, as applicable.

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Working Conditions:

Work is performed primarily in the field in varying weather conditions, including heat, cold, humidity, wind, rain and snow. May include exposure to:

+ Sunlight, dust, pollen, chemicals, rough/rugged terrain, insects and reptiles, noxious plants and infected trash;

+ Moving mechanical parts, high precarious places, toxic fumes/chemicals and/or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals and/or asphalt and petroleum products;

+ Temperatures up to 150 degrees around oil distributor operations;

+ High speed/high volume traffic and loud noises;

+ Falls and bruises, considerable physical strain;

+ Standing for extended periods of time doing traffic control or walking long distances for litter control;

Hand dexterity required for some duties; numerous specific vision abilities to include: close, distance, color and peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus; some climbing, reaching, kneeling and crawling to perform job duties; ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

Work may also be performed in an office setting with exposure to visual/Video Display Terminal (VDT) and extensive personal computer and telephone usage to include working with faxes, copiers and printers.

May be required to work irregular hours and is subject to call out for weather (including snow removal), accidents and/or emergencies on short notice; willingness to accept change of geographical assignments; interaction with the public.

Frequent statewide travel may be required. Must be able to respond to emergency call-outs on short notice.

Conditions of Employment:

Working Conditions for individual positions in this classification will vary based on each agency's utilization, essential functions, and the recruitment needs at the time a vacancy is posted. All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.

Default FLSA Status:

Non-Exempt. FLSA status may be determined to be different at the agency level based on the agency's utilization of the position.

Bargaining Unit:

This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement and all terms/conditions of that agreement apply and must be adhered to.

Agency Contact Information:

Valerie Ramirez, (505) 240-5766, or Angela Baca, (505) 240-5763.

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Risk Management Division Employee Benefits

The State's General Services Department Risk Management Division, Employee Benefits Bureau (EBB), is responsible for the procurement and oversight of employee benefits - including Medical, Pharmacy, Dental, Vision, Short & Long Term Disability, and Life Insurance. EBB insures approximately 68,000 State of New Mexico and Local Public Body employees and family members. The State's Group Benefits Plan also offers COBRA, Flexible Spending Account Programs, and an Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

Erisa Administrative Services, Inc. (Erisa) is the State's Third Party Administrator. They provide benefits administration to all plan participants, and offer knowledgeable staff to answer your questions. To learn more Benefit Information

In addition to the benefits listed above, the State of New Mexico Offers a retirement plan and a medical program for retirees. For more information regarding the State of New Mexico's plans you can visit the following websites:

Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico Website

New Mexico Retiree Health Care Authority


Have you successfully completed an 8th grade education?

+ Yes, I have completed the 8th grade successfully.

+ No, I have not completed the 8th grade.


Which of the following task(s) do you have experience performing:
PLEASE NOTE: Your application will be reviewed to determine if your response can be confirmed. If your experience cannot be confirmed your application will not be eligible for further consideration.

+ Traffic control operations on set up or removal

+ Monitoring of traffic control operations including flagging

+ Servicing equipment and performing minor repairs

+ Snow removal

+ Emergency response situtations on the highways or roadways

+ Road debris removal

+ Coordinating the work of staff engaged in inspecting, repairing and maintaining highways and bridges

+ Coordinating plans, schedules and review work assignments

+ Technical consultations regarding repairs

+ Field inspections of road surfaces, shoulders, structures, drain facilites and signs

+ Chip Seal Operations

+ None of the above


For the task(s) you selected above please indicate when and how you obtained this experience.
PLEASE NOTE: If you answered "None of the above" to the previous question, type "n/a" as your response to this question.


Which of the following types of equipment listed below do you have experience using:
PLEASE NOTE: Your application will be reviewed to determine if your response can be confirmed. If your experience cannot be confirmed your application will not be eligible for further consideration.

+ Five Yard dump truck

+ Ten Yard dump truck

+ Self-Propelled Broom

+ Roller

+ Tractor with a mower attachment

+ Heavy Duty Equipment

+ Front Loader

+ Backhoe

+ Motor Grader

+ Water Truck

+ None of the above


For the equipment you selected above, please indicate when and how you obtained this experience.
PLEASE NOTE: If you answered "None of the above" to the previous question, type "n/a" as your response to this question.


Which of the following CDL do you possess:
PLEASE NOTE: If the CDL checked below is not indicated in the Work Experience section of this application, your application will not be eligible for further consideration.

+ Class A CDL

+ Class B CDL

+ None of the above


Do you have experience performing roadway maintenance activities, such as, fence repair, sign repair, roadway patching, etc.?

+ Yes

+ No


Do you have experience performing traffic control operations, such as flagging, traffic control set-up or removal, etc?

+ Yes

+ No


I understand that I must attach transcripts if I have certified that I have an education higher than a High School Diploma or GED, which include the date and type of degree awarded, institution name, applicant name and is in a format that cannot be modified (edited).
PLEASE NOTE: Attachments are NOT automatically attached to your application. You will need to select which documents to attach to each application. (The last 15 attachments uploaded are available for selection).
I understand that my response to the experience question will be confirmed. I have included my related work experience in the Work Experience Section of my application.
I understand that l must complete the Certificates and Licenses section of my application or attach proof of this license/certificate to my application if this position has a statutory requirement.
I understand that my application will not be further considered if I fail to provide this required information and documentation at the time my application is submitted.

+ I understand

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