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Weigh Station (Mobile) Technician- Position #02334 (Sterling/Leesburg Mobile Unit)

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Weigh Station (Mobile) Technician- Position #02334 (Sterling/Leesburg Mobile Unit)
Role Title Engineering Technician III - 39073
Job Open Date 09/14/2017
Job Close Date 09/28/2017
Open Until Filled
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range $33,598- Commensurate with Experience
Agency Dept of Motor Vehicles (154)
Agency Website
Location Loudoun - 107
Sublocation Sterling
Position Number 02334
Job Posting Number 1029138
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band 04
Job Description

The Central location for this position will be the Aldie Motor Carrier Service Center and meets in the Marshal VA area VDOT to begin the work day.
DMV is looking for a individual to work within weighing operations to ensure the safety of motorists and protection of Virginia’s highways by monitoring overweight and oversized trucks in accordance with truck weighing policies and procedures and Motor Carrier laws and regulations; to weigh and inspect commercial vehicles for compliance with regulations, identify and report vehicle and traffic problems, prepare safety violation information concerning local routing and state truck laws and perform a combination of data collection/analysis duties to facilitate law enforcement activities for the monitoring of size and weight regulations . Uses independent judgment in the decision making and management of mobile operations, staffing and vehicle/equipment maintenance. Interacts with State Police, local law enforcement personnel and officials to ensure weighing policies and procedures regarding Virginia size and weight laws are enforced in a safe and professional manner.

Minimum Qualifications

*Knowledge of collecting, editing and manipulating data using computers;
*Some knowledge of truck weighing policies, procedures and operations and Virginia and federal laws and the Motor Vehicle Code of Virginia
*Skill in use of automated equipment, such as computers;
*Ability to perform mathematical calculations; *Ability to analyze data and make recommendations on traffic control measures at sites and facility;
*Ability to communicate tactfully with customers and staff; to effectively perform mobile operation functions;
*Ability to lift 50 pounds and to work outdoors in inclement weather.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of truck weighing procedures and policies, of related Virginia and federal laws and the Motor Vehicle Code of Virginia is a plus. High School diploma or equivalent.

Truck weighing experience is a plus.

Special Requirements
Special Instructions to Applicants

Contact Information

Name DMV Employment
Phone 804 367-0528

2300 West Broad Street Richmond, VA 23220

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  2. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  3. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  4. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Do you possess a valid drivers licenses?
    • No
    • Yes
  6. * Do you have working knowledge of Virginia and Federal laws and the Motor Vehicle Code of Virginia as they relate to commercial vehicles size, weight and credentials?
    • yes
    • no

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter