You could be a part of the Illinois Department of Transportation winter road crew. The department is accepting applications now through September 23 for temporary full-time and hourly employees. While several of the men and women who will be hired do this year after year, there will be a handful of openings for new hires, according to IDOT's District Operations Engineer Joe Monroe.
He tells The Big Z if you are hired, you will be expected to be available and able to respond during weather emergencies.
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Each position requires a valid Class "A" or "B" Commercial Driver's License with an "N" or "X" endorsement and non-restricted air brakes. All positions are subject to drug and alcohol testing. For more information call 618-346-3250, or click on the link: www.dot.il.gov