Job Openings

Working Foreman – District 3 

Salary: $4,285 Monthly plus Medical, Vision and Dental benefits & WA State Retirement plan.  

This position will perform supervisory work directing the work of road maintenance and construction personnel within District 3 of the Whitman County Road Dept.   Employees of this class will be responsible for supervising and participating in maintenance and construction work.  Work will require the exercise of considerable initiative and judgment in the completion of assignments with a concern for both quality and safety of work performed.  Work will require the operation of maintenance equipment such as graders, loaders, oiling distributors, sanders, and light duty vehicles.  The employee of this class will be responsible to the District 3 road superintendent for the successful completion of road maintenance and construction assignments.  The employee of this class will be expected to arrive early and/or stay late to coordinate the daily work schedule and plan additional projects in conjunction with the road district superintendent.  Work will be performed in the cab of assigned equipment, outdoors in all weather conditions, or in an office setting.

REQUIRED: Three years of responsible experience in the construction/maintenance of roads, or substituting, on a month for month basis, any combination of experience, education or training which would provide the level of knowledge and skill required. Class “A” Commercial Driver’s License with tank endorsement, safe driving record, current medical card. 

Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen before beginning work.

CLOSING DATE: Until Filled. Applications are mandatory and available at Whitman County Human Resources, , 400 North Main Street, Colfax, WA 99111 or call (509) 397-5242. AA/EOE.  See full Job Description at   AA/EOE.