Virginia State Government Operator Maintenance - Warrenton Residency in Fauquier, Virginia

Position Information
Job Description

The Virginia Department of Transportation’s (VDOT) Warrenton Residency is seeking qualified Operators to fill openings at the Warrenton and West Culpeper Area Headquarters. Warrenton Residency covers the counties of Culpeper, Fauquier, and Rappahannock.

These positions will assist with repairs and maintenance of State roadways and their surrounding right of ways. Duties include operation of dump trucks, loaders, rollers, backhoes, tractors and other equipment and hand and power tools. Performs minor repairs and preventive maintenance on equipment and tools, performs manual labor, practices safety at all times, and works as part of a team as well as independently.

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Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge of highway maintenance equipment, materials, methods, and procedures. Experience in equipment operation and preventive maintenance. Knowledge of safety policies and procedures. Skill in the operation and maintenance of hand-held and power tools. Ability to perform heavy manual labor. Ability to read and to follow oral and written instructions. Valid driver’s license required.

Must be able to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (minimum Class B with Air Brake endorsement) within 6 months of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in roadway maintenance and/or construction. Current possession of Commercial Driver’s License (minimum Class B with Air Brake endorsement).

Special Requirements

Applicants selected for an interview will be required to perform a skills demonstration as part of the interview process.

Safety shoes are required in performance of job duties. Fingerprint background check, references, work history, and DMV records will be verified prior to employment. Pre-employment physical with drug screen will be required.

These positions are designated as essential and, as such, all duties associated with the job are required during emergency situations which may include but are not limited to inclement weather, disaster response, and emergency operations. Performance of these duties may require work outside of normal business hours including nights, weekends and holidays. VDOT will determine when essential positions are required to report.

Special Instructions to Applicants

State applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 pm on the closing date through the Recruitment Management System (RMS). State applications submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered. Applicants are expected to fully represent qualifications and work history on the State application. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided on the application, therefore, it is essential to fully complete each section of the application and provide detailed information. Submitting an incomplete state application, or a state application lacking in detail, may impact your interview eligibility. This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted successfully. Please refer to “Your Application” in your RMS Account to check the status of your application for this position.

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. For more information about our employment practices, please visit “Information for VDOT Employees and Applicants”:

Additional positions of equal or lesser duties/qualifications/classification may be filled from this recruitment within 90 days of the closing date. Salary commensurate with experience and applicable duties/classification.

Contact Information

Culpeper District Human Resources




1601 Orange Road Culpeper, VA 22701

Working Title: Operator Maintenance - Warrenton Residency

Role Title: Transportation Operator II - 79152

Job Open Date: 06/16/2017

Job Close Date: 07/03/2017

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $27,940 to $49,370 (Culpeper) $32,297 to $49,370 (Warrenton) BOE

Agency: Dept of Transportation (501)

Agency Website:

Location: Fauquier - 061

Position Number: 03259

Job Posting Number: 1025955

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1

Pay Band: 02