Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
Operator Traffic (NOVA District - Northern Region Operations)
Transportation Operator II - 79152
Job Open Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?
$35,114 - $72,899
Dept of Transportation (501)
Manassas - 683
Job Posting Number
Type of Recruitment
General Public - G
Does this position have telework options?
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference
Job Type Detail
Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Northern Region Operations is seeking a safety conscious individual to work on a team installing new and maintaining existing pavement markings and other traffic control devices in compliance with the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (
), Va Work Area Protection Manual and Road/ Bridge specifications. The selected applicant will operate specialized, complex, medium- and heavy-duty equipment to install and maintain longitudinal pavement markings, messages and other related traffic control devices. Perform preventative maintenance on pavement marking equipment. Interpret roadway plans and sketches for new pavement marking installation. Prepare and maintain documentation of daily activities. Oversee contractor personnel as needed to ensure that longitudinal pavement markings, messages and other related traffic control devices are installed correctly and per contract requirements. Work with other crew members as needed to install and maintain ground mounted and overhead signs and other traffic control devices in compliance with the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (
), VA Work Area Protection Manual and Road/Bridge Specifications.
employees have Shared Values and Code of Ethics, (http://www.virginiadot.org/about/missionandvalues.asp). We encourage all those who apply to review these values and ethics. If you share our values, we invite you to apply. Your success in our organization depends upon sharing these values and keeping this Code of Ethics.
Working knowledge of work zone traffic control standards and techniques; and of federal and state regulations regarding traffic control devices. Skill in the operation and maintenance of specialty equipment and complex machinery, hand/power tools, as well as medium and heavy duty equipment. Ability to read and interpret work plans and sketches/specifications; and to follow oral and written instructions, and complete accurate work documentation. Ability to perform heavy manual labor including standing, bending and frequently lifting up to 50 lbs. Ability to obtain and maintain various certifications as needed. Valid Drivers License. Commercial Driver's License (
medical card required within 3 months of employment and maintain thereafter.
High school graduate or equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the job. Experience operating and maintaining specialty and/or complex vehicles and equipment; and in installation and maintenance of various types of traffic control devices. Valid
with appropriate endorsements. Valid Flager Certification, First Aid/
Certification and Basic Work Zone Traffic Control Training preferred.
Position requires unrestricted mobility, working in all types of weather, terrain and standing for long periods of time. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Pre-employment physical with drug screen is required. Safety shoes are required. Position is designated as essential to emergency operations and will be required to work outside normal work hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays for routine and emergency operations, under heavy and close to high-speed traffic conditions, and in varied weather conditions to ensure the safety of the traveling public. Additional positions may be filled from this recruitment. Fingerprint based background check, references, work history, and
driving records will be verified prior to employment.
Special Instructions to Applicants
State applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 pm on the closing date through the Recruitment Management System (
). State applications submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered.
Applicants are expected to fully represent qualifications and work history on the State application. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided on the application, therefore, it is essential to fully complete each section of the application and provide detailed information. Submitting an incomplete state application, or a state application lacking in detail, may impact your interview eligibility.
This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted successfully. Please refer to Your Application in your
Account to check the status of your application for this position.
The Virginia Department of Transportation (
) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. For more information about our employment practices, please visit Information for
Employees and Applicants: http://www.virginiadot.org/jobs/information_for_employees.asp
: Additional positions may be filled from this recruitment
Northern Virginia District Human Resources
4975 Alliance Dr.
Fairfax, VA 22030
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is responsible for building, maintaining and operating the state's roads, bridges and tunnels. And, through the Commonwealth Transportation Board, it provides funding for airports, seaports, rail and public transportatio. Virginia has the third-largest state-maintained highway system in the country, just behind North Carolina and Texas.