POSTED: 10/20/20


This is a semi-skilled maintenance operation position pertaining to the construction, repair, maintenance, and replacement of County streets, storm drainage, facilities, and systems. Occasional operation of a variety of equipment.


Full-time, non-exempt, benefited

Working hours: 

6:00 am - 4:30 pm, Mon.-Thurs.; OR 7:00 am - 3:30 pm, Mon.-Fri.; must be able to work either shift and be available for emergency storm response.


Columbia, Missouri


Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED and one-year equipment operations or construction experience; Missouri driver's license; must receive a passing grade on the written portion of the Commercial Driver's License (CDL) exam within 3 months of hire and be able to pass the driving portion of the Class B with air brakes CDL exam within 6 months of hire. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen. Proof of a valid driver's license is required at time of application.

Preferred Qualifications: Class B CDL with Air Brakes. Two years of road construction experience.

Starting Hourly Pay Rate: 

$14.46/hour to start. Systematic pay increases up to $16.96 at 18 months.

Deadline for Application: 

Applications will be accepted until the posting is removed.

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Apply by clicking the link above or by visiting our website at . Call (573) 886-4395 if you have questions. Please contact us in advance if an accommodation is needed in order to apply.

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Benefit-eligible employees receive paid vacation, 13 paid holidays, enrollment in the County Employees Retirement Fund, and two matching deferred compensation plans. Other benefits include 100% County paid or low-cost employee health insurance premium options, 100% County paid employee dental premiums, subsidized dependent premiums, and County paid long-term disability and life insurance.

An Equal Opportunity Employer