Monday, April 20, 2015

Transportation Cabinet has job openings

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KyTC) has about a dozen job openings for equipment operators and truck drivers in the counties of KyTC District 1.

Counties with immediate openings include McCracken, Carlisle, Graves, and Calloway. The agency also has openings for truck mechanics and technicians.

The Automotive Technician I job requires a high school diploma with 2 years of automotive technical experience. The monthly salary range is $1,823.90 to $2,416.22. Tasks include working in a repair facility or field setting to repair automotive vehicles on a 40-hour work week. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license. The position reports to the repair facility located in McCracken County. The job includes a 5-percent increase in pay after completing 6-month probation. This register closes Saturday.

The Heavy Equipment Operator I jobs start at $10.20 per hour on a 40-hour work week with a 5-percent raise after a 6-month probation. The jobs include CDL training. It requires a high School diploma and valid driver’s license. No experience is required. The position is required to report during snow/ice events and emergency situations.

Jobs are posted at and are listed by county. Generally, jobs are posted for a couple of weeks on this site, so check it often for new listings. You may enter your resume on the site to be prepared to apply for specific jobs. This site lists jobs available in all state agencies.