DIRECTOR OF HIGHWAYS
The Nez Perce County Commissioners are recruiting for Director of Highways with the County Road & Bridge Dept. located in Lewiston, ID. Lewiston is situated at the confluence of the beautiful Clearwater and Snake Rivers. Salary range offered: $66,476-$92,289, and is negotiable if one holds a Professional Engineer's License and has substantial applicable experience. Road and Bridge employees work (4) 10-hour days per week. County employees receive exceptional benefits including: PERSI retirement, excellent medical insurance and generous vacation/sick/holiday leave.
The Director of Highways, under the supervision of the County Commissioners, plans, manages and supervises County construction and maintenance operations and all Road & Bridge Dept employees and activities. Min. Qualifications: Bachelor’s in Engineering or related field and five years’ work experience in building and maintaining roads, highways and bridges OR Ten years work experience in building and maintaining roads, highways and bridges; at least three years supervisory and management experience; familiarity with heavy equipment and its maintenance; and experience in establishing and administering budgets. Professional Engineering License in the State of Idaho, preferred, but not required. View complete job qualifications in the Director of Highways Job Description linked below. Application also linked below. Closes Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. EOE and accords veteran’s preference.