Nature of Work
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.
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.
Kind of Examination
Applications are being accepted to fill one (1) vacancy and any vacancies that may occur during the life of the register. The current vacancy is with the City of Montgomery Landfill Department. Applicants will be screened and qualified based upon education and experience as shown on the application and supplemental questionnaire. For this reason, applicants are urged to fill in the application form and supplemental questionnaire completely providing detailed information concerning the kinds of jobs they have held, the dates they held them, where and exactly what their duties were. If more than five qualified applications are received, the supplemental questionnaire will be used to rank applicants on the register. Tied scores will not be broken. If there are five or less qualified applicants, they will be considered equally qualified and placed on the register in alphabetical order.
Complete an online application by visiting Montgomery City-County Personnel's Online Employment Center. Paper applications are no longer accepted. Completed applications will be accepted online until 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. If there is no closing date, the announcement may be closed at any time without prior notice.
This position is open only to City of Montgomery Landfill Department employees who have completed their probationary period and meet the minimum qualifications.