The Douglas County Highway Department is seeking Seasonal Laborers for the upcoming summer season. This position will perform general highway maintenance and assigned laborer tasks involving the use of hand tools and operation of motorized equipment, including but not limited to traffic flagging, mowing with light duty tractors, pot hole patching and general labor.
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Employment is from May to October. Specific dates of employment are based on the needs of the department and availability of the candidates. Weekly hours may vary. Opportunity may exist for seasonal work from mid-summer through late fall. Must be available to work extended or overtime hours, as required. No benefits are offered with seasonal positions.
Submit applications online via website to: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/douglascountywi
Application Deadline: April 21, 2019 11:59pm
Testing requirements: Structured interview; Applicants must pass a physical exam and pre-employment drug screen.
Ability to effectively use hand tools. Ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions. Ability to work independently. Good physical condition necessary to perform job duties; including laboring, sometimes in extreme heat/adverse weather conditions and standing for long periods of time.
High School Diploma or GED required. Must be at least 18 years old. Must possess a valid driver's license and good driving record. Physically capable of working outdoors in all types of weather conditions and capable of lifting heavy loads. Must be punctual, possess a strong work ethic, and be able to work efficiently with a wide variety of people.
Work site: Douglas County Highway Department in Hawthorne, WI
Contact Human Resources at 715-395-1429 with questions regarding this position.