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Pavement Maintenance Technician

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Mar 13, 2024


Job Description


Job Overview

Under general supervision of the Pavement Supervisor, operate light and heavy-duty equipment as well as use power and hand tools to repair concrete and asphalt surfaces such as runways, taxiways, roadways, and parking lots, mixes materials and coordinates preparation of excavated areas.  Builds concrete structures; digs trenches and hauls dirt. Operate snow and ice removal equipment during winter weather events. Train Pavement Workers on the safe operation and use of equipment and tools. Document and report status of inventory and material stock as well as equipment status. Work may be assigned and monitored by a lead person. 


What you will be doing:

  • Work on a crew to excavate, repair, and maintain concrete and asphalt surfaces including runways, taxiways, public roadways, and parking lots.

Example work includes but is not limited to:

  1. Spall and pothole repair
  2. Asphalt mill and overlay
  3. Saw cut, jackhammer, replace rebar, and pour back concrete
  4. Concrete sidewalk and curb repair
  5. Use of epoxy resin or polymer concrete for roadway and bridge repair
  6. Mixing of concrete and admixtures
  7. Finish surfaces with manual and powered hand tools and equipment
  • Replace, repair and maintenance of concrete and asphalt joints.
  • Repair and maintenance of concrete and asphalt cracks.
  • Repair and maintenance of storm drains and flumes.
  • Repair and maintenance of guardrails and attenuators.
  • Repair and maintenance of fencing, razor wire, and barbed wire.

Operates the following types of powered or mobile equipment and vehicles in maintaining concrete and asphalt surfaces: 

  1. 2 1/2 and 5 ton dump trucks
  2. Backhoe, grader, dozer, track loader, box blade, and rubber tire loader
  3. Crack sealing machine
  4. Asphalt laydown machine
  5. Epoxy resin concrete machine
  6. Concrete mixer, jackhammer, concrete saw
  7. Forklift, skid steer, street sweeper
  • Setup and maintain traffic control devices such as cones, barrels, arrow boards to create a safe work site.
  • Setup, and move traffic barriers such as concrete and water filled barricades.
  • Be on call to respond to emergency situations requiring assistance from the Pavements Shop.
  • Clean, organize, and restock inventory of materials in a warehouse such as pallets of concrete and cold patch bags.
  • Cleans, checks fluid and gas levels, adds fluid and gas, lubricates vehicles and equipment as well as document and report on vehicle and equipment status and repairs needed.


What you need:                   

  • Completion of high school curriculum or equivalent
  • Two (2) years' experience in concrete or asphalt repair and finish; or any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain a valid Class A commercial driver's license in a predetermined time frame by the supervisor.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain a flagger certification by ATSSA or equivalent in a predetermined time frame by the supervisor.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain a Traffic Control Technician certification by ATSSA or equivalent in a predetermined time frame by the supervisor.
  • Must be able to work rotating shift assignment. Must pass a medical physical examination.
  • Must have a good private driving record: (a) no more than two (2) convictions of moving violations in the last 36 months and (b) no DWI convictions in the last 60 months.
  • This is a DOT-designated and Airport-designated safety sensitive position as defined in DFW Airport¿s Drug and Alcohol Administrative Policy and Procedure. Applicants selected for this position will be required to pass drug and alcohol tests prior to employment and to submit to drug and alcohol screening on a random basis during the length of their employment in the safety sensitive position.


About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport-one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We're recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of nearly 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We're looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

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Job Info

Job ID# 1007575

Mar 13, 2024

United States