JEFFERSON CITY—Are you looking for a job with excellent benefits where you can make a difference in the lives of your fellow Missourians? The Missouri Department of Transportation is looking for you.
Right now, there are full-time maintenance positions open across the state. Salaries start at $14.75 an hour, depending on level of experience and area of operation.
“Missouri travelers depend on us throughout the year to maintain our highway system and especially once the snow starts to fall,” said MoDOT’s Maintenance Director Natalie Roark. “We’re currently looking for individuals who are interested in a career to keep Missouri moving during the winter season and beyond.”
Full-time maintenance employees receive training and a long list of benefits including paid leave, medical, vision and dental insurance and a retirement plan; and a culturally diverse workplace that is dedicated to safety and personal development. Applicants need to be at least 18 years old and successfully complete a criminal background check (a misdemeanor or felony conviction is not an automatic restriction to employment). If you don’t already have a commercial driver’s license (CDL), MoDOT will provide training to help you obtain one.
Maintenance employment with MoDOT continues into the spring as the season turns to mowing. There are opportunities for advancement and a long-term career. Opportunities for year-round employment include mowing, striping and other maintenance functions.
“There’s no better time to apply than right now,” Roark said. To learn more about this opportunity and to apply online for positions across the state, go to www.modot.org/opportunities-maintenance.
CHARLIE 22 OUTDOORS RAFFLE
30 guns in 30 days Raffle featuring Black Rain Ordnance. July 1-30. Each morning 1 entry will be drawn. Winner selects from remaining guns. Winning entries are eligible to be drawn a 2nd time. Black Rain Ordnance guns are featured each Saturday: July 10, 17, and 24. Winning entry on those mornings gets the corresponding Black Rain Ordnance gun. And then each non-winning entry for the 30 in 30 raffle, will receive 1 entry in the raffle of a custom Black Rain Ordnance .308 with Hawke Optics. Winning entries must pass background checks before taking possession of guns. Winning entries are also responsible for all fees associated with transfer and shipping. Entries can be purchased for $100 each. Only 1,000 entries will be sold April 1-June 30. Check, cash, or card. Purchase entries online at http://www.charlie22outdoors.com or in person at Black Rain Ordnance. All the funds raised from this raffle go to preparing for upcoming events presented by the nonprofit Charlie 22 Outdoors.
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SIMPSON LAWN CARE
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