Compliance Specialist Eastern MT

  • 54122143
  • multiple locations
  • February 19, 2022

Recruiting for a Compliance Specialist to perform motor carrier and HM Shipper (Hazardous Material Shippers) compliance reviews and safety audits. This includes commercial vehicle inspections, equipment checks and verification of driver documentation through random selection. Duties include reviewing commercial motor carrier payroll, worker’s compensation, employee drug testing, other employment records and examination of driver and carrier records for accurate entries. This position evaluates and reinforces laws, regulations and policies to identify and avoid potential violations by motor carriers, vehicles, and drivers. job description

Civil Engineering Technician

Montana Department of Transportation is currently recruiting for a Civil Engineering Technician for our construction team in Billings. This position serves as a Field Project Technician with the District and is responsible for applying various inspection, sampling, and testing procedures to verify that construction project features and materials conform with standard specifications. Duties include performing laboratory testing, collecting samples of a variety of materials, perform testing and determining procedures to follow based on the type of material sampled. This position is also responsible for assisting with staking and surveying logistics and performing a variety of other related duties as assigned. job description

Law Enforcement Officer, MCS Haugan Scale

Enforces Federal and Montana Commercial & Agricultural Transportation Laws. Officers are responsible for helping to regulate the international commercial and agricultural motor carrier industry. They are also responsible to enforce international, federal, and state commercial motor carrier laws at both fixed and mobile locations throughout Montana. MCS Enforcement Officers regulate and enforce law individually or with other officers, in densely populated and remote areas of the state. Officers have full autonomous decision-making authority on a wide range of regulation and enforcement issues, including height, width, and weight restrictions, vehicle licensing and motor fuel tax requirements, hazardous material transportation restrictions; and vehicle, operator, and load safety. job description

Engineering Contract Technician

This position serves as an Engineering Contract Technician within MDT’s Engineering Construction Contracting Bureau. The position provides contract development; project plan package development and advertising; bid letting development, evaluation, monitoring, quality assurance, technical assistance, training services and information management. Duties may also include providing a range of contract support services and performing a variety of other duties as assigned. The position reports to the Construction Contracting Bureau Chief. job description

Construction Contracting Section Supervisor

This position is the Construction Contracting Section Supervisor for the Engineering Construction Contracting Bureau. The position is responsible for overseeing the development of contract documents and analyzing, evaluating, and editing plans and specifications to ensure technical integrity; compliance with department, state, and federal requirements; and cost-effectiveness of major statewide construction projects. Duties also include overseeing the development of bid packages, addenda, and other project documentation to prepare projects for letting in accordance with MDT and FHWA engineering, funding, legal and technical requirements. job description

Budget Analyst

The Budget Analyst conducts budget development, implementation, monitoring, financial and program analysis, and reporting for multiple programs within the department. This position develops and implements fiscal policies and systems, conducts research, and provides professional financial assistance to other Budget Analysts, program management, and accounting staff. This position reports to the State Appropriations Management Supervisor. job description

Airport Facilities Specialist - Seasonal

  • 54166141
  • West Yellowstone
  • February 6, 2022

The Airport Facilities Specialist position works at the Yellowstone Airport which is located at West Yellowstone, Montana just two miles from Yellowstone National Park. The airport is owned and operated by the Montana Department of Transportation Aeronautics Division and operates between the months of April to October. This position is permanent seasonal and can expect to work approximately 7 months of the year. There are 3 employees that operate the Yellowstone Airport during the summer season and this position reports to the Airport Manager. This position requires the flexibility to occasionally work outside of normal working hours, weekends and holidays to fulfill required duties. This position works outside in all types of weather conditions and periodically works inside for maintenance and office duties. job description

Land Section Manager

This position serves as the Lands Section Manager for MDT’s Right of Way Bureau. The position performs administrative, supervisory, and complex technical work in managing the Lands Section. This position is responsible for the planning, directing, and managing right of way design, and real estate services functions of MDT in the districts and headquarters, including development of policies, procedures, and special instructions needed to carry out the necessary functions of these units; provide the design and engineering of right of way plans, right of way limits, easement limits, construction permits; administering the MDT’s Property Management Program on a statewide basis to ensure Department compliance with policy and statutes; managing the Land Records Management Program; overseeing collection and maintenance of land acquisition and disposal statistics; and managing the short and long term records management duties for the entire Bureau both physically and electronically. This Section is responsible for providing technical education and assistance for development of staff and overseeing consultant design firms. The position reports to the ROW Bureau Chief and supervises two positions (2.0 FTE) within the section. Overall supervision of the Section includes a total of 10 FTEs. The position is the liaison between Headquarters and the District Offices to provide oversight and compliance responsibilities throughout 5 Districts with Right of Way Design Supervisors, Leads, and Techs in each District. job description

Compliance Specialist

Recruiting for an individual who can perform motor carrier and HM Shipper (Hazardous Material Shippers) compliance reviews and safety audits, equipment checks and verification of driver documentation. This includes review of commercial motor carrier payroll, worker’s compensation, employee drug testing, and other employment records. This position analyzes and reinforces laws and policies to identify and avoid potential violations by motor carriers, vehicles, and drivers. job description

Machinist/Mechanic (MDT) #66056 *

  • 54166056
  • multiple locations
  • Open until filled

The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) is recruiting for a Mechanic/Machinist in the Miles City, Glendive and Wolf Point Shops. The position performs a variety of work associated with the repair and maintenance of gasoline and diesel machinery and equipment, fabrication of specialized parts, system design and manufacture, and troubleshooting. Cleans, inspects, and determines course of repair, including restoring close tolerances with accuracy, machining and/or replacing functional parts, devices and control instruments, reinstalls and assembles, starts, drives or operates equipment and devices to test performance. The incumbent must have the ability to follow maintenance procedures. job description

Civil Engineering Technician - Materials Lab

This position serves as a Civil Engineering Technician and is responsible for: applying various inspection, sampling, and testing procedures to verify that construction project features and materials conform with standard specifications. Duties include performing laboratory testing, collecting samples of a variety of materials, perform testing and determining procedures to follow based on the type of material sampled. job description

Research Programs Manager

This position serves as the Department’s Research Programs Manager. The position is responsible for developing, managing, and administering the operations and activities of the Research Program, the Experimental Projects Program and the Technology Transfer Program, as well as the Department’s library and related services. The Research Programs’ services are provided to the entire Department. The position directs the development and implementation of methods, policies and technologies to address statewide transportation issues within state and federal requirements and regulations. The position administers the Research Programs budget and policies. This position is also responsible for formulating state and national policy recommendations. The position reports to the Engineering Operations Manager and directly supervises two (2.0 FTE) professional staff. job description

Drill Operator Tech

This position serves as a drill operator and conducts a variety of on-site drilling and sampling operations. Duties include operating specialized drilling equipment, gathering and preparing soil and rock samples, and maintaining and repairing drill machinery, equipment, tools, and vehicles. The position reports to the Drill Crew Chief and does not directly supervise other agency personnel. This position is part of the Field Investigation Unit career ladder. job description

Civil Engineering Technician - 91988 *

  • 54191988
  • multiple locations
  • Open until filled

Montana Department of Transportation is recruiting civil engineering technicians in Glendive, Glasgow, Wolf Point and Miles City. The CET position serves as an experienced Field Project Technician within the Glendive District and is responsible for coordinating and conducting various inspection, sampling, and testing procedures to verify that construction project features and materials conform with standard specifications, Department requirements, and contract agreements. The position is also responsible for coordinating and conducting staking and surveying procedures and performing a variety of other duties as assigned. The position reports to the Engineering Project Manager and provides guidance and technical assistance to less experienced Field Project Technicians performing routine inspections, sampling, testing, and surveying procedures. job description

CET Materials Lab - 57010

Montana Department of Transportation is recruiting for a Civil Engineering Technician in the Glendive Materials Lab. This position serves as a Field Project Technician within the Glendive District and is responsible for applying various inspection, sampling, and testing procedures to verify that construction project features and materials conform with standard specifications, Department requirements, and contract agreements. The position is also responsible for assisting with staking and surveying logistics and performing a variety of other duties as assigned. This position requires working with soils, wet concrete and hot plant mix both in the materials lab and on Highway construction projects in the summer and winter. The materials lab focuses on obtaining and performing lab tests to determine the quality of materials used in construction projects using AASHTO and ASTM test methods. Skill in intermediate math is essential in conjunction with data entry into computer programs. Familiarity with electronic scanning, email, excel, work or other computer programs will also be essential skills to learn as well as keeping a diary of each day's work. job description

Civil Engineering Specialist #91868

  • 54191868
  • multiple locations
  • Open until filled

Montana Department of Transportation is recruiting for a Civil Engineer Specialist in Glasgow, Glendive and Wolf Point. These positions serve as an entry-level civil engineer within the assigned district are responsible for conducting in-depth engineering and analysis, administer contracts, oversee projects, and project design, and may serve as a lead worker. Work is assigned through instruction on specific engineering objectives and direction and the incumbent determines the best solution based on established engineering guidelines, knowledge and skills. Completed work is reviewed for application of sound professional judgment. job description

Temporary Maintenance Technician/Snow Plow Driver

  • 54197780
  • multiple locations
  • Open until filled

The Great Falls Division is recruiting for Temporary Maintenance Technicians (winter snowplow operators) in Belt, Cascade, Fort Benton, Great Falls, Sun River, Wolf Creek and Dutton. These positions clean and maintain roadways, and will plow and sand roadways during snow events. Performs a variety of work as a laborer, equipment operator and truck driver for winter highway maintenance activities. Operates a variety of heavy equipment. If you enjoy working outdoors and are looking for temporary employment, consider joining a team dedicated to the safety of the traveling public. A Training Assignment may be offered for this position. job description

Maintenance Tech - Glendive 79006

Montana Department of Transportation is recruiting for Maintenance Technicians in the Glendive Section. This position performs a variety of work as a laborer, lead worker, equipment operator and truck driver for highway maintenance activities. The Maintenance Technician operates a variety of equipment, including trucks, to perform regular maintenance activities such as ditch cleaning, patching, overlays, fence repairs, lawn mowing and material or equipment transportation. In winter, loads sanding material and does snow removal and sanding. Responsible for overall functional operation of machines including preoperational checking, scheduled servicing, and adding fluids, and changing pins, cutting edges, etc. Performs related work as required. job description

IT Systems Analyst

The Computer Systems Analyst understands and applies the principles of Systems Analysis and Design at the application level to improve the completion of a variety of existing business tasks within the Department. Develops and maintains components of applications and systems. Level 1: This position typically involves less complex and existing applications. Level 2: Scope typically involves medium-scale systems and the technical or functional components of system development and enhancement projects. Level 3: This level of position focuses on more complex existing applications, new applications, new systems, and custom off-the-shelf solutions. job description

Fabricator/Machinist Mechanic

This position performs a variety of work associated with the repair and maintenance of gasoline and diesel machinery and equipment, fabrication of specialized parts, system design and manufacture, and troubleshooting. Cleans, inspects, and determines course of repair, including restoring close tolerances with accuracy, machining and/or replacing functional parts, devices and control instruments, reinstalls and assembles, starts, drives or operates equipment and devices to test performance. The incumbent must have the ability to follow maintenance procedures. job description

Maintenance Technician-Culbertson #32221

The Department of Transportation is recruiting for a maintenance technician position in Culbertson. This position will perform a variety of work as a laborer, lead worker, equipment operator and truck driver for highway maintenance activities. Operates a variety of equipment, including trucks, to perform regular maintenance activities such as ditch cleaning, patching, overlays, fence repairs, lawn mowing and material or equipment transportation. In winter, loads sanding material and does snow removal and sanding. Responsible for overall functional operation of machines including preoperational checking, scheduled servicing, and adding fluids, and changing pins, cutting edges, etc. Performs related work as required. job description

Temporary Maintenance Tech/Snowplow Driver Ashland/Glendive

  • 54198980
  • multiple locations
  • Open until filled

MDT is recruiting for a full-time temporary maintenance technician/snowplow driver with heavy equipment operation experience for winter road maintenance. This includes snow removal, cleaning the right of way, fixing guardrail, repairing fences, signs, and luminaires, traffic control and salt brine production. Successful candidate will be able to select desired working location in Ashland, Glendive or Broadus. job description

Machinist/Mechanic - Missoula #66710 & #66715 *

This position performs a variety of work associated with the repair and maintenance of gasoline and diesel machinery and equipment, fabrication of specialized parts, system design and manufacture, and troubleshooting. Cleans, inspects, and determines course of repair, including restoring close tolerances with accuracy, machining and/or replacing functional parts, devices and control instruments, reinstalls and assembles, starts, drives or operates equipment and devices to test performance. The incumbent must have the ability to follow maintenance procedures. You must view listing in SOMRS for full application instructions. job description

Temporary Maintenance Tech/Snowplow Driver #98780 *

Two temporary positions are available in the following Wolf Point Division Maintenance area: Wolf Point, Scobey or Opheim. MDT is looking for full time temporary snowplow drivers/maintenance technicians with heavy equipment operation experience for winter road maintenance. This includes snow removal, cleaning the right of way, fixing guardrail, repairing fences, signs, and luminaires, traffic control and salt brine production. Successful candidates will be able to select desired working location. 40 hours per week depending on weather and the needs of the section. Scheduled shifts range from 4am-11:30pm. Must be available for emergency weather conditions and be able to work on weekends and holidays as needed. Season typically begins mid-November and ends in March, depending on weather. Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions and remain focused and seated for extended periods of time. Must be able to perform moderate physical activity in lifting, carrying, and/or operating the tools and equipment. job description

Temp Snowplow Driver / Maintenance Tech Livingston Area's

  • 54197681
  • multiple locations
  • Open until filled

Temporary Snowplow Drivers / Maintenance Technicians for Livingston, White Sulphur Springs, Wilsall, Emigrant, West Yellowstone, Ennis, Harrison, and Three Forks. MDT is looking for temporary snowplow drivers with heavy equipment operation experience for winter road maintenance. This includes snow removal, cleaning the right of way, fixing guardrail, repairing fences, signs, and luminaires, traffic control and salt brine production. Hours vary depending on weather and the needs of the section. Must be available for emergency weather conditions and be able to work on weekends and holidays as needed. Hours vary depending on weather and the needs of the section. Must be available for emergency weather conditions and be able to work on weekends and holidays as needed. job description

Temporary Snowplow Driver / Maintenance Tech Bozeman Area *

  • 54197680
  • multiple locations
  • Open until filled

Temporary Snowplow Drivers / Maintenance Technicians for Bozeman and Gallatin Gateway. MDT is looking for temporary snowplow drivers with heavy equipment operation experience for winter road maintenance. This includes snow removal, cleaning the right of way, fixing guardrail, repairing fences, signs, and luminaires, traffic control and salt brine production. Hours vary depending on weather and the needs of the section. Must be available for emergency weather conditions and be able to work on weekends and holidays as needed. Hours vary depending on weather and the needs of the section. Must be available for emergency weather conditions and be able to work on weekends and holidays as needed. job description

MCS Enforcement Scale Officer Coutts

Officers are responsible for helping to regulate the international commercial and agricultural motor carrier industry. They are also responsible to enforce international, federal, and state commercial motor carrier laws at both fixed and mobile locations throughout Montana. MCS Enforcement Officers regulate and enforce law individually or with other officers, in densely populated and remote areas of the state. Officers have full autonomous decision-making authority on a wide range of regulation and enforcement issues, including height, width, and weight restrictions, vehicle licensing and motor fuel tax requirements, hazardous material transportation restrictions; and vehicle, operator, and load safety. job description

Maintenance Tech 1-Broadus #89030

The Department of Transportation is recruiting for a maintenance technician in Broadus. This position will perform a variety of work as a laborer, lead worker, equipment operator and truck driver for highway maintenance activities. Operates a variety of equipment, including trucks, to perform regular maintenance activities such as ditch cleaning, patching, overlays, fence repairs, lawn mowing and material or equipment transportation. In winter, loads sanding material and does snow removal and sanding. Responsible for overall functional operation of machines including preoperational checking, scheduled servicing, and adding fluids, and changing pins, cutting edges, etc. Performs related work as required. job description

Maintenance Technician - Bozeman

Several, permanent, full time openings for the Bozeman Section. Open Until Filled. Applicants will be reviewed weekly. Duties: Performs a variety of work as a laborer, lead worker, equipment operator, and truck driver for highway maintenance activities. Operates a variety of heavy equipment, including but not limited to, loaders, motor patrols, backhoes, mobile brooms, snow blowers and trucks to perform maintenance activities such as culvert placement and installation; landslide removal; herbicide application; crack sealing; fence building or bridge repair; guardrail or sign installation; roadway repair; vegetation and roadside maintenance; striping operations; winter road maintenance operations. A working knowledge and understanding of the union contracts, environmental procedures, MUTCD, maintenance manual, standard drawings and traffic control operations. A working knowledge of basic carpentry skills needed for assisting the division-wide carpenter. Contract administration in conjunction with contracted pavement overlays, chip sealing, crack sealing and pavement striping projects. job description