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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Bridge Toll Collector
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State of Louisiana | La Place, LA
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Job Description

Supplemental Information


Positions filled from this posting will be located at LA 1 Bridge Leeville, LA

These positions have a special entrance rate of $756.00 bi-weekly.

Valid Louisiana Driver's License Required.

No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy.

To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities.

Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process by selecting the 'Applications' link after logging into their account. Below are the most common status messages and their meanings.

Application Status Message

What it Means

Application received

Your application has been submitted successfully.

Evaluating experience

Your application is being reviewed to ensure you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

Minimum Qualification Review - See History

Click the History link for the results of your application review. Passing candidates will designate as "Pass". Failing candidates will designate as "Fail".

Eligible for consideration

You are among a group of applicants who MAY be selected for the position.

Eligible Pending Supplemental Qualification Review

Only candidates meeting the supplemental qualification will be eligible for referral.

Referred to hiring manager for review

Your application has been delivered to the hiring manager. You may or may not be called for an interview.

Position filled

Someone has been selected for the position.

Position canceled

The agency has decided not to fill the position.

The State of Louisiana only accepts online applications. Paper applications will not be accepted. Computer access is available at your local library, at local Louisiana Workforce Commission Business Career Solutions Centers, and at the State Civil Service Testing and Recruiting Center at 5825 Florida Boulevard, Room 1070, Baton Rouge, LA 70806. If you require an ADA accommodation, please contact our office at (225) 925-1911 or Toll Free: (866) 783-5462 during business hours for additional assistance.

(Please note: Libraries and LWC centers cannot provide in-depth assistance to applicants with limited computer skills; therefore, we suggest that such applicants have someone with computer proficiency accompany them to these facilities to assist with the computer application process. Also, no State Civil Service employees are housed at the libraries or LWC centers to answer specific questions about the hiring process. Such questions should be directed to the State Civil Service Testing and Recruiting Center at the phone numbers above or by visiting the office on Florida Blvd. where assistance is available. Information is also provided on our job seeker website at https://jobs.civilservice.louisiana.gov/).

DOTD EMPLOYEES: Refer to appropriate EDSM directive for required structured training requirements and PPM # 59 Workforce Development on training guidelines.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the work experience sections of the application.

For further information about this vacancy contact:

Hannah Bahm

Admin Asst 4




No experience or training is required.


Applicant must be eligible for bond.

Job Concepts

Function of Work:

To collect and record tolls received for the passage of vehicular traffic over a toll bridge.

Level of Work:


Supervision Received:

General from a Bridge Toll Collector Supervisor 1 or Bridge Toll Collector Supervisor 2.

Supervision Exercised:


Location of Work:

Department of Transportation and Development, MRBA and other state operated bridges.

Job Distinctions:

Differs from Cashier by full responsibility for enforcing vehicular traffic restrictions as well as collecting tolls for passage.

Differs from Bridge Toll Collector Supervisor by lack of supervisory responsibility.

Examples of Work

Classifies types of vehicles and informs motorist of fee.

Collects fee, makes change where necessary, and records fee according to class on register. Gives receipt when requested.

Refuses admission to vehicular traffic not permitted on bridge. Refers vehicles carrying inflammable or hazardous cargo to Bridge Toll Collector Supervisor for inspection and transportation under controlled conditions.

Enforces restrictions relative to hitch-hiking, boarding or alighting from vehicles on bridge plaza. Reports in fractions to supervisor.

Directs traffic to another lane when necessary because of breakdowns or vehicles requiring inspection in assigned land.

Furnishes information relative to location of streets and highways in vicinity of bridge.

Records information necessary to report short change claims not notifies Bridge Toll Collector Supervisor.

Examines bills and coins received. Detects where possible mutilated, counterfeit or foreign money. Prepares report covering receipt of such money through error.

Prepares daily occurrence report to cover unusual and emergent situations occurring during tour of duty.

Counts cash received and makes deposit slip for delivery to Accounting Department.

In emergencies may drive fire truck, operate two-way radio, give first-aid treatment.

About State of Louisiana

LSU holds a prominent position in American higher education and is committed to meeting the challenge of pursuing intellectual development for its students, expanding the bounds of knowledge through research, and creating economic opportunities for Louisiana. LSU is in a state of such dynamic transformation, changing and evolving to meet the needs of its students, faculty, and the people of Louisiana. LSU's national flagship agenda brings into focus the university's commitment to excellence at every level. LSU is one of only 25 universities nationwide designated as both a land-grant and sea-grant instituation and was designated a space-grant institution in 2005. It also holds the Carnegie Foundation's designation as a Doctorate-granting University, with very high research activity. LSU's instructional programs include 197 undergraduate and graduate/professional degrees.