Join the Pennington County Highway Department - We're Hiring!

Invest in your future and a safer tomorrow for the citizens of Pennington County, and the thousands of visitors who traverse our roadways each year by joining our team! Offering on-the-job learning/training, as well as competitive pay, benefits, and a four-day work week, working for the Pennington County Highway Department is as rewarding as it is impactful to our communities. Whether you simply love working around/operating heavy machinery, or working as a team to get the job done right every time, you'll find immense opportunities to learn and grow in a diverse, welcoming environment.

We invite you to apply for our open positions today! Don't have the required Class A CDL to operate our trucks? No worries - we're a certified Entry Level Driver Training (ELDT) provider to help you acquire one.

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Culture Statement

The Pennington County Highway Department is a high performing organization dedicated to providing a safe and efficient highway system through integrity, teamwork, innovation and positivity. With great communication, progressiveness, continued training, and employee recognition, our skilled and committed staff strive to be the region’s pace setter in highway maintenance.

Earn Great Benefits

The Pennington County Highway Department is proud to invest in the better well-being of our team members, who work constantly to improve road conditions in our communities. Whether it be our four-day work weeks, SD Retirement, sick leave, vacation or paid holidays, with great responsibility comes great reward and recognition.


Want to learn more about our open career opportunities? Get in contact with us:

Call Us: 605-394-2166

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Come See Us:

3601 Cambell St

Rapid City, SD 57701