Posted by: Louis Berger Services on Jun 03, 2023
MIAMI LAKES - NW 60TH AVE , FL
Highway Maintenance Technician Trainee
Who We Are - Louis Berger Services (LBS)
We are Louis Berger Services (LBS) and we specialize in operational excellence for defense mission and public critical infrastructure and facilities, globally. We offer turnkey operation and management solutions to reduce risk and life-cycle costs. As people-focused, safety-minded collaborators we are committed to unlocking the potential held by a workforce that is as diverse as the communities we serve. Join us and be involved in projects in our growing organization that partners with national, state, and local government agencies, multilateral institutions and commercial industry clients.
At the core of everything we do are our values: safety, ethics, respect, value, inclusion, community and excellence. These values are instilled into all of our relationships, projects, programs, and activities enabling us to provide solutions that have a positive impact on society.
Louis Berger Services, member of WSP USA, is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.
Louis Berger Services ("LBS") is a division of WSP USA that specializes in the operation and maintenance of critical infrastructure and facilities for the US government domestically and around the world, as well as state and local governments and commercial clients in the United States. Our capabilities include Mission Support Services, Fuels & Fueling Services, Power Services, Contingency Logistics Services, and Infrastructure Asset Maintenance Services.
The primary focus of Asset Maintenance is to provide highway maintenance and operating services to state departments of transportation (DOTs) and toll road concessionaires. Their projects are primarily in Florida, with further operations in South Carolina and Virginia.
LBS is seeking a Full-Time Highway Maintenance Technician Trainee in their Asset Maintenance group that will perform light to moderately heavy maintenance duties on local roadways and highways using various types of power and hand tools to provide a safe environment for vehicle and pedestrian traffic.
This is an on-the-job training role where you will learn how to: Perform landscape maintenance duties such as mowing, herbicide and fertilizer application, weed control, spring clean-up, fall clean-up, tree trimming, and pruning Clean and grade ditches, stormwater drainage structures, highway road shoulders, slopes Perform general maintenance duties such as fence repair, sign repair and replacement, and litter and debris removal Fill and patch asphalt pavement potholes and distresses Load and unload equipment, supplies, tools, and material Use all equipment, tools, materials, and supplies safely Perform other duties as assigned Who You Are
Required Qualifications 18+ years of age Must be able to effectively communicate with managers and coworkers in English Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and carry up to 25 lbs. regularly Ability to walk, stand, or sit for extended periods of time Willingness to work multiple shifts and varying hours, including nights, weekends, and overtime Ability to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions Ability to work along local roadways, interstates, and or/highways with commuter traffic passing by at varying rates of speed Successful results of pre-employment screenings to include federal criminal background check (covering the last 7 years) and drug screen Must have a valid Florida Driver's License or be able to obtain one within 90 days of the successful candidate's start date Must be authorized to work in the US or will be authorized by the successful candidate's start date Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work What We Bring 16 days vacation 8 paid holidays a year Medical/dental/vision coverage Health Savings account $1,000 employee referral program New parent leave Tuition reimbursement 401(k) with match Opportunities to learn new skills and advance in your career Work-life balance with a Monday through Friday predictable schedule Socializing with teammates - join a career family! (no isolated work) Safety-focused environment A diverse and inclusive talent group to work with Louis Berger Services, Inc. (LBS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.
Additional Requirements Louis Berger Services, member of WSP USA, is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions. Additional Details Required Education: High School Diploma / GED Minimum Years Experience: 0-2 years Travel Required: N/A - No travel required Job Status: Regular Employee Type: Full Primary Location: MIAMI LAKES - NW 60TH AVE All locations: US-FL-Miami Lakes
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