Highway Operations Manager
The Iowa County Highway Department is seeking applicants for an Operations Manager. General job duties include planning, coordinating, scheduling, supervising and directing the department for snow and ice removal, highway and bridge maintenance, highway construction, equipment scheduling and utilization, determining work priorities, scheduling and deployment of personnel and equipment. Salary range for this exempt position is $32.88/hr. – $36.53/hr. and a generous, comprehensive benefit package. Salary range effective January 1, 2022: $33.87/hr. – $37.63/hr.
Applicant requirements: High school diploma/GED, valid Commercial Driver’s License with classes A, B,C, and D, and no air brake restrictions. A minimum of a two (2) year Associate degree or vocational/technical training in Project Management, Construction Management or Civil Engineering related field of study along with five (5) or more years of experience in highway maintenance and/or construction, including a minimum of 2 years of supervisory experience. Preferred qualifications: A four (4) year degree in Project Management, Construction Management or Civil Engineering, knowledge of construction and maintenance operations related to roads, bridges, and buildings, and experience operating equipment commonly used by public highway maintenance department. Selected candidate must obtain the National Bridget Inspection credentialing within one year of employment.
Pre-placement drug & alcohol testing required. Required employment applications and job description available at Iowa County web site at www.iowacounty.org or the Iowa County Courthouse, 222 N. Iowa Street, Dodgeville, WI 53533, or call (608) 935-0374. First review of Iowa County employment applications will be Friday, November 12, 2021. Applications will be accepted until position has been filled. Equal Opportunity Employer
Deadline Note: First review of Iowa County employment applications will be Friday, November 12, 2021. Applications will be accepted until position has been filled.