The fundamental reason this classification exists is to manage a street construction division, which includes supervision over construction, maintenance and repair of City streets, sewers and storm drains, other properties and equipment and the administration of herbicide and pesticide applications. Work includes developing work schedules, planning and directing, through supervisors, the work of maintenance and construction crews. The essential functions are: manages a Street Construction Division; develops and implements street projects; monitors project activities and equipment to detect safety hazards; prepares documentation; supervises two or more full-time employees; investigates complaints; manages Public Works Facility security; assists in the preparation and administration of the operating budget and performs departmental administrative duties. Work is performed under the direction of the Director, Maintenance who evaluates performance based upon results achieved.
Five years of experience managing street construction and/or street maintenance projects that includes the supervision of multiple work crews, and must have acquired lead journey level skills in an applicable trade through formal or apprenticeship training.
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 Alabama Driver's License as needed to travel to various construction and/or street maintenance sights to monitor work and progress. Must be willing to work nights, weekends, holidays, and willing to be on call. Subject to be called at any time after normal working hours to respond to emergency incidents as needed.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Travel over rough, uneven, or rocky surfaces. Work in a variety of weather conditions with exposure to the elements. Move objects weighing from 50-70 pounds with assistance.