Maintain highways, municipal and rural roads, airport runways, and rights-of-way. Duties include patching broken or eroded pavement and repairing guard rails, highway markers, and snow fences. May also mow or clear brush from along road, or plow snow from roadway.
People in this career work in these sectors.
State and local government74.96%
Private, for profit21.70%
Private, not for profit0.97%
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