The fundamental reason this class exists is to supervise Construction and Heavy Equipment Operators in the installation, construction, maintenance, repair, and demolition of streets, storm outfalls, large drainage structures, pre-cast bridges, residential and commercial structures and landfill cells. The essential functions of the position are: supervises two or more full-time employees; directs the installation, repair, maintenance, construction, and demolition of concrete structures, parking lots, play areas, drainage ditches and landfill cells; estimates materials, labor, time and equipment for proposed construction, maintenance, repair, and demolition projects; answers citizens complaints concerning maintenance work on public property. Supervision is received from administrative superiors and the employee must rely on independent judgment for the solution of most technical problems.
High school diploma or G.E.D. and five years of experience in the maintenance, repair and construction of streets, bridges, and drainage structures with at least two years of experience operating construction equipment. Construction equipment experience is defined as experience operating equipment such as dozers, compactors, excavators, or motor graders.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the
requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.
Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and insurable driving record as needed to operate City vehicles. Must be able to work overtime, weekends and be on-call 24 hours, as needed for special projects and for emergencies situations. Some positions may require the possession of a Class A or B CDL in order to operate equipment. Incumbents of the Landfill position are required to obtain ADM’s Landfill Operator Certification within one (1) year of employment.