Director of Highways

Nez Perce County Road & Bridge Dept.   Lewiston, ID   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
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Posted on August 2, 2020

Director of Highways

The Nez Perce County Commissioners are recruiting for Director of Highways with the County Road & Bridge Dept located in Lewiston, ID. Lewiston is situated at the confluence of the beautiful Clearwater and Snake Rivers. Salary range offered: $66,476 - $92,289, and is negotiable if one holds a Professional Engineer's License and has substantial applicable experience. Road & Bridge employees work (4) 10-hour days per week. County employees receive exceptional benefits including: PERSI retirement, excellent medical insurance and generous vacation/sick/holiday leave. The Director of Highways plans, manages and supervises County construction and maintenance operations and all Road & Bridge Dept employees and activities.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's in Engineering or related field and five years' work experience in building and maintaining roads, highways and bridges OR Ten years work experience building and maintaining roads, highways and bridges; at least three years supervisory and management experience; familiarity with heavy equipment and its maintenance; and experience in establishing and administering budgets. Professional Engineering License in the State of Idaho, preferred, but not required.

Ad closes Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. EOE and accords veteran's preference.