McCook county

County Highway Maintenance Shop Manager

The McCook County Highway Department is looking for a full-time Maintenance Shop Manager. The County Maintenance Shop Manager is responsible is responsible for the maintenance and repair of the County Highway Equipment.

As a County Maintenance Shop Manager, you will perform a variety of duties including:

  • Performs initial equipment training of highway employees and performs preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Coordinates outsourced repairs
  • Maintains and updates accurate equipment maintenance and repair records
  • Assists in the development of specifications for new vehicles and maintenance of equipment
  • Basic ability to operate highway equipment
  • Assures equipment is in proper and safe running order
  • Follows safety standards
  • Attends ongoing training and safety classes as required
  • Performs in shop repairs as directed by the Highway Superintendent 

To be qualified for this position, you will need:

  • Valid driver s license required
  • Ability to obtain a Class A commercial driver s license (CDL) within 180 days of hire required
  • Be available to report for work on short notice during emergencies and adverse weather conditions

We are looking for someone who has knowledge of:

  • Trucks and highway equipment
  • Basic computer and iPad operations
  • Ability to read manuals and equipment specifications
  • Repair, manuals, and proper use of repair equipment and tools
  • Methods, materials, and techniques used to perform road maintenance activities

What we will offer you!

  • Market competitive wages of $19.68-$25.58 per hour, based on qualifications
  • Health insurance for the employee is 100% PAID 
  • Dental and Vision insurance
  • Participation in the South Dakota Retirement System
  • Paid time off (vacation, sick and holiday)

Applications accepted until the position is filled. 



Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.