Road Foreman

Portage County
Job Description
This position is responsible for directing and coordinating the work activities of Highway Department crews involving construction, paving, and maintenance of highways.  This position prioritizes work on the job sites, monitors work progress, ensure work efforts are focused on the assigned job; and reviews work zone safety set-ups and ensures work zone safety protocols. This position is part of the Department’s on-call rotation for winter and summer maintenance.  This position is responsible for reporting conditions beyond individual control to management and request assistance for improvement.

Minimum Qualifications; Education and Experience:


High School diploma or GED equivalent required.

Five (5) or more years of highway department or equivalent experience.

Two years of supervisory experience preferred.

Commercial driver’s license (CDL) and safe driving record.

Starting wage: $25.02/hour


Apply at:

Portage County Human Resources

1462 Strongs Ave.

Stevens Point, WI 54481


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