The The fundamental reason this classification exists is to supervise the playground work crew in the installation, maintenance, and repair of playgrounds within the City of Montgomery. The essential functions are: plans assignments; supervises and directs activities of the playground crew; performs and/or oversees the inspection, installation, replacement, maintenance, and repair of playground equipment and other fixtures; and documents activities on projects and maintains vital records. This classification is distinguished from similar Labor Foreman II classifications in that this classification is responsible for overseeing the inspection, installation, replacement, maintenance, and repair of playground equipment. Performance of these duties is usually carried out with considerable independence. Errors made during the performance of tasks can result in safety hazards to the general public and the work crew. Labor Foremen II (Playground) generally supervises a crew consisting of one equipment operator and two to three laborers. The Labor Foreman II works under the general direction and supervision of a District Park Supervisor.
High school diploma or G.E.D. and two years of experience in playground installation, maintenance, and repair.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.
Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s license and insurable driving record as needed to operate City vehicles. Possession of a Commercial Driver’s License is preferred.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Must work outside a variety of weather conditions with exposure to the elements and working on rough, uneven, or rocky surfaces. Must work nights, weekends, and holidays as needed for special events or emergencies. Must work overtime as needed to ensure projects are completed in a timely manner.