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Required County Employment Application Form - PDF or Word




Highway Department Mechanic


Date Posted: 4/12/2018 

Apply By: No later than Monday, April 30th, 2018 @ 4 p.m.

Marquette County is seeking applicants for a full-time Mechanic position within the Highway Department.  The mechanic position is responsible for the all-around work, repair and overhaul of gasoline and diesel engines on all trucks, loaders, tractors, graders or any other county highway department equipment.  Must perform preventative maintenance programs on all highway equipment.  Other required skills include welding, torch work, knowledge of hydraulics, electrical and electronics.  Individuals shall supply own tools and toolboxes to perform all work involved with the highway department.  A complete job description is available on the Marquette County website.

A high school diploma or equivalent is required.  Additional certificate for mechanic training from college or technical school is preferred.  A minimum one year of mechanical experience.  Continued training will be required for repair of emission systems, tires, air conditioning recharging, and other job-related duties.  Must have a valid Wisconsin Commercial Driver’s License, classes A, B, C, and D.  Including air brake and tanker endorsements, and free of transmission and combination restrictions.  As well as an understanding heavy equipment and its operation.

Wage for this position depending on education and experience for the year 2018 is within the $18.95 to $22.29 range, subject to change with the 2018 pay study.

Applications and copies of the job description will be available in the Highway Department Office during normal office hours or on Marquette County’s web site: http//  Specific questions about the Mechanic’s position should be referred to (608) 297-3071. 

Interested applicants must submit a completed Marquette County application form to the Highway Department Office.   Completed applications may be dropped off at the Marquette County Highway Department, emailed to:  or mailed to: Marquette County Highway Commissioner, RE: Mechanic   P.O. Box 398, Montello, WI   53949

Applications received after 4 p.m. on Monday April 30th, 2018 will not be accepted

Marquette County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.






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JobTypeApplication DeadlineSalary
Highway Department MechanicFull Time04/30/2018 12:00 AMLevel 12 $18.95-$22.29