Employment Postings

Full Time Positions 

SUPERINTENDENT OF MAINTENANCE

The Washtenaw County Road Commission is seeking candidates for the position of Superintendent of Maintenance. Employees in this job are responsible for and supervise the operations for the maintenance of roads and highways under the jurisdiction and responsibility of the Washtenaw County Road Commission.

The employee works within commission guidelines, collective bargaining agreements, regulations, policies, and procedures. The work requires knowledge of road and highway maintenance, personnel policies and procedures, and supervisory techniques. Performs related or additional work as required.

The ideal candidate should meet the following requirements: Ten (10) years in a road and/or highway maintenance occupation, six (6) of which are in a supervisory capacity.  Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis; possession of a high school diploma or equivalent; must have a valid driver’s license.

Salary and benefit package is commensurate with experience and education.

Please submit resume and salary requirements to: 

Email:   human_resources@wcroads.org

Mail:     WashtenaCounty RoaCommission
             555 North Zeeb Road
             Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Attn:     Nicole Van Horn, HR Manager 

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If desired, must request confidentiality.
Application deadline is Sunday, April 27, 2014.  EOE/VPE.


Temporary Positions

ROAD MAINTENANCE POSITIONS

We are looking for candidates who are available and flexible to work within our district garages located throughout Washtenaw County, on a temporary, full time basis.

Duties will include ongoing road and road maintenance including, but not limited to, physical labor, construction, brush and tree service, and related on-going road maintenance functions.
Qualified Candidates must possess:

  •  A current & valid Michigan Commercial Driver’s License “A”
  •  A High School Diploma or GED
  •  Ability to stand, sit, climb, bend, reach, pull, push, walk, talk, grope, grasp, lift, and have sufficient range of motion to physically perform all requirements of the position including ability to lift 100 lbs.
  •  Availability to work up to 40 hours a week, during normal operations
  •  Availability for 24 / 7 on call storm coverage, on as needed basis
  •  Pass a pre - employment driving skill assessment, as evaluated by WCRC
  •  Ability to be timely and punctual

We offer:

  •  Competitive wage of $16.00 an hour
  •  Paid training and introductory orientation

Selected candidates will be required to pass a post-offer DOT regulated physical examination including drug screening and medical DOT certification, as administered by WCRC medical provider. Driving histories, including Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Safety driving performance and State of Michigan, will be reviewed for safety standard compliance.

Qualified applicants can apply via email, in-person, or by mail to :

Email:   human_resources@wcroads.org

Mail:     555 North Zeeb Road
             Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Attn:     Nicole Van Horn, HR Manager


Student Positions

SURVEYING ENGINEERING SUMMER INTERNSHIP POSITION

The Washtenaw County Road Commission Engineering Department is currently seeking a Surveying Engineering student interested in a summer internship.

Under the supervision of a Professional Surveyor, the student can expect to gain experience as a crew member in a variety of road and bridge projects. The intern will be exposed to a variety of surveying tasks including topographic mapping, construction layout, boundary and right of way determination, and PLSS monument preservation.  We are seeking an individual who desires both field and office experience and can easily work in both areas.

Hourly wage is $11.00 per hour. Hours are Monday – Thursday 6:00 a.m. to 4:30p.m.

Students can apply via email, in-person, or by mail to:

Email:   human_resources@wcroads.org

Mail:     555 North Zeeb Road 
             Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Attn:     Nicole Van Horn, HR Manager

Accepting applications until position is filled.


For questions and/or other information on employment with the Washtenaw County Road Commission, contact the Human Resources Office at human_resources@wcroads.org.

The Washtenaw County Road Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer