Salary Group A18

Class No. 9309



Performs highly advanced (senior-level) transportation operations or highway maintenance work.  Work involves overseeing or maintaining transportation systems.  May assign and/or supervise the work of others.  Works under minimal supervision, with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.


Oversees highway construction, maintenance activities, and projects and establishes priorities.

Oversees the maintenance, repair, inspection, and evaluation of marine vessels, machinery, equipment, systems, or components.

Inspects and checks materials, grades, and other factors to ensure conformity to plans and specifications.

Prepares and maintains records of the cost of work performed, materials, and supplies.

Provides technical assistance regarding road or equipment repairs.

Performs maintenance inspections on operating machinery, equipment, and systems.

Estimates and obtains materials and equipment and coordinates project plans.

Reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, and schematic diagrams.

Assists with developing and monitoring maintenance contracts.

May issue driveway and utility permits.

May navigate and maneuver vessels in accordance with the Inland Navigation Rules of the Road.

May be responsible for the proper line-up, start, operation, and securing of main equipment and related systems for the operation of motor ferry vessels.

May confer with city or county officials, property owners, or other appropriate individuals regarding highway projects.

May assign and/or supervise the work of others.

Performs related work as assigned.


Experience and Education

Experience in highway construction, maintenance, and repair work.  Graduation from a standard senior high school or equivalent is generally preferred.  Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of highway construction and marine vessel maintenance, repair, and operation; of departmental plans and specifications; and of departmental record-keeping procedures.

Skill in the use, operation, and maintenance of highway construction and maintenance equipment; in troubleshooting situations; and in identifying and implementing appropriate solutions.

Ability to schedule the sequence of projects; to estimate and coordinate labor, materials, and equipment; to work effectively with the public; to communicate effectively; and to assign and/or supervise the work of others.

Registration, Certification, and Licensure

May be required to be licensed in a specialty area.

State Auditor’s Office

Reviewed 9-1-17