Louisiana Department of State Civil Service PARISH HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE SUPERINTENDENT in St. Francisville, Louisiana



$2,950.00 - $6,041.00 Monthly

$17.02 - $34.85 Hourly

$2,950.00 - $6,041.00 Monthly


St. Francisville, LA

St. Francisville, LA

Job Type



DOTD-Engineering & Operations

Job Number



10/19/2016 11:59 PM Central

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Supplemental Information

District 61- Gang 560 – West Feliciana

Job Number: PS/10-14-16/90954/61-560C

Parish Highway Maintenance Superintendent

Permanent DOTD Employees Only

This position requires a Class "D" Louisiana Chauffeurs License prior to employment.

This position requires that you are on call and work nights/ weekends for emergency call outs.

Applicants must have Civil Service test scores for 9812-Parish Highway Maintenance Superintendent in order to be considered for this vacancy unless exempted by Civil Service rule or policy. If you do not have a score prior to applying to this posting, it may result in your application not being considered.

Applicants without a current test score can apply to take the test here.

To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants can check the status of their application at any time by selecting the 'Application Status' link after logging into their account. Below are the most common status messages and their meanings.

Application received - Your application has been submitted successfully.

Checking for required test score - We are making sure you have an active, passing score for the required written test.

Evaluating experience - Your application is being reviewed by Human Resources to ensure you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

Eligible for consideration - You are among a group of applicants who MAY be selected for the position.

Eligible Pending Supplemental Qualification Review - Only candidates meeting the supplemental qualification will be eligible for referral.

Referred to hiring manager for review - Your application has been delivered to the hiring manager. You may or may not be called for an interview.

Position filled - Someone has been selected for the position.

Position canceled - The agency has decided not to fill the position.

DOTD EMPLOYEES: Refer to appropriate EDSM directive for required structured training requirements and PPM # 59 Workforce Development on training guidelines.

If you are unable to apply online, you may fax your Civil Service application at (225)219-1041 or you may mail it to Staffing Division, Department of State Civil Service, P.O. Box 94111, Capitol Station, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9111. Please include the job title (Parish Highway Maintenance Superintendent) and job number (PS/10-14-16/90954/61-560C) on your application. All applications must be faxed or postmarked by the closing date of this posting.

NOTE: When submitting a paper application, you MUST use the latest revised Civil Service application, which is available on the Department of Civil Service's website. Older versions of the Civil Service application/SF10 will not be accepted and will be returned to you. You may download a Civil Service Application here. *Paper applications will be considered incomplete if the supplemental questions are not printed, answered and submitted with the application.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the work experience sections of the application.

For further information about this vacancy contact:

Mr. Jonathan Catlett

Engineer Tech 7




Four years of experience in the construction or maintenance of public streets, roads, bridges, highways, railroad rights-of-way, levees, airport runways, taxi strips, parking aprons, or parking lots.

Job Concepts

Function of Work:

To supervise through subordinate foreman, a wide variety of highway maintenance activities in a parish.

Level of Work:


Supervision Received:

Broad review from Parish Maintenance Specialist.

Supervision Exercised:

Direct line over Highway Foreman 1.

Location of Work:

Department of Transportation and Development; Parish Maintenance Operations, statewide.

Job Distinctions:

Differs from Highway Foreman 1 by responsibility for supervision of all highway maintenance at the parish level, through subordinate foreman.

Examples of Work

Plans and supervises maintenance activities on the state highway system within an assigned parish, utilizing available resources in the most efficient manner to achieve desired objectives in accordance with DOTD quality and safety standards and established policies.

Establishes priorities to prepare work schedules and utilizing inspection reports to ensure efficient use of resources and manpower in making work assignment.

Evaluates performance of subordinates.

Coordinates work performed by district wide crews.

Ensures the proper reporting of activities, manpower, equipment, and material used so that proper documentation can be made.

Assists subordinates with leave record and approves leave.

Coordinates the training program in the assigned parish to ensure that personnel are trained in accordance with department policy.

Responds to requests or complaints by public officials, property owners, and other parties; takes corrective action if warranted.

Responds to emergencies on a twenty-four hour basis in order to protect the traveling public.

Assists the Parish Maintenance Specialist in performing annual road inspections.

Ensures proper maintenance and servicing of equipment to increase life of equipment.