Roads Tech $12-$16 – Burney, CA





Position: Burney (Down River) Roads Technician Position

Salary:  $12 to $16 per hour (wage determined upon experience)


Position and Location

The Pit River Roads Department is taking applications for one Full-Time Roads Technician to work on various road projects.  The position, and location of various projects will be within the Tribe’s 100 mile square area.



Applicant must have a valid California Driver’s License, submit to a pre-employment drug test and High School Diploma or GED.  Applicants must provide for their own transportation to their workstation.


Duties to Include: 

Operates a variety of trucks (with manual and automatic transmissions), equipment and hand tools in accordance with all safety regulations and procedures; learns to maintain vehicles and equipment according to Pit River Tribe Roads Standards. 


Performs traffic control and flagging activities as needed; follows safety rules and regulations on all work zone and flagging sites, including placing signs, barricades, traffic cones and other warning devices; duties may vary according to job assignment.


Performs basic road repair and maintenance tasks; reports safety hazards and traffic problems.


Performs manual labor assignments as needed, guardrail and foliage maintenance; snow and debris removal.


Responds to emergencies as directed and performs tasks in the interest of public safety and property protection during emergencies. 


Employment Standards

Must be able to acquire a Class A-CDL License after the successful completion of the 90 day probation period.  Must obtain Heavy Equipment Certified Operator Certification after the successful completion of the 90 day probation period. 


Indian Preference 

Priority preference will be given to qualified Pit River Tribal Members.  Qualified American Indian, Alaskan Natives under the Federal Indian Preference Act, (43 CFR, 17.3 [d]), and veterans will also be considered. 


Send Applications and Resume to: 

Charles White @ or call 530-335-5421 EXT 1201


Job Posted on:  July 16, 2015

Job Closing Date: By 5 p.m. closing of Business Day, July 30, 2015