ODOT District 1 to host winter seasonal career
Interested CDL drivers
encouraged to apply online in advance
LIMA (Sept. 21, 2017) - The Ohio Department of
Transportation (ODOT) District 1 is in search of seasonal employees for the
upcoming winter season and will hold a winter seasonal career fair on Tuesday,
Sept. 26. It will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at ODOT’s Paulding County
maintenance facility, located at 833 W. Wayne St. in Paulding.
Career fair attendees
will be able to apply for a winter seasonal position, have a driving record
check completed, take a required physical abilities test and interview for the
Plowing snow is the
primary job responsibility for winter seasonal positions. Applicants must have
a high school diploma or equivalent; a valid class A or B commercial driver’s
license (CDL) with a tanker endorsement, without air brake restriction; and
three months of training or experience in basic equipment operation.
A total of 40 positions
are available in Allen, Defiance, Hancock, Hardin, Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert
and Wyandot counties. Those interested in the career fair are encouraged to
apply in advance at careers.ohio.gov.
WHO: Ohio Department of Transportation District 1
WHAT: Winter seasonal career fair
WHEN: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: ODOT Paulding County garage, 833 Wayne St., Paulding,
The Ohio Department of
Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset -- the
transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement
of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise,
ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through
maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.