Part-time Bridge Tender

Thursday, October 6, 2022

JOB TITLE: Part-time Bridge Tender

OPENING DATE: Tuesday, September 13, 2022

CLOSING DATE: 5:00 PM on Thursday, October 6, 2022

SALARY RANGE: $11.29 - $22.33 per hour

JOB TYPE: Part-time, Classified

DEPARTMENT: Department of Public Works

LOCATION: Galliano Field Office

Nature of Job: Performs the opening and closing of movable span bridges in facilitation of marine vessel traffic, including performing complex maintenance of operation quarters and mechanical and electrical equipment of the bridge.

Minimum Qualification: High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Substitution 1: Three (3) to five (5) years related experience and/or training

Substitution 2: Equivalent combination of education and training in the basic operation and maintenance of bridge tendering and associated facilitation of marine vessel traffic

A valid driver’s license issued by a state other than Louisiana is acceptable for application; however, once an employment offer is extended for a position, an applicant will have thirty (30) days to obtain the required Louisiana license. Failure to obtain a Louisiana driver’s license may disqualify an applicant from permanent employment in any position. Maintains acceptable driving record in addition to a valid Louisiana license.

*Proof of all certifications must be provided.

Applicants are subject to Civil Service procedures and testing, must be at least 18 years of age, pass a drug screen, and must meet the following submission procedures: Application must be completely filled out and signed by applicant. Resumes received without applications and/or applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Original application must be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to the “Lafourche Parish Civil Service Department.” For more information or to apply for this position, please visit the Lafourche Parish Government website at www.lafourchegov.org

Applications are also available at the following locations: (Our offices are closed on Fridays)

Thibodaux Government Complex - 402 Green Street

Mathews Government Complex - 4876 Highway 1

Application