City of Tucson


$17.50-$32.60 Hourly / $36,400.00-$67,808.00 Yearly
Salary Grade: 917

General Description

Leads street maintenance workers in the maintenance and repair of streets, sidewalks, drainageways, curbs, shoulders, and alleyways.  Implements traffic control plans to minimize accidents and injuries.

Essential Functions

This is a lead position affording guidance to other positions performing the same tasks. This lead position also reviews workloads, assigns work and coaches employees with specialized instructions and practices for job accomplishments.  Lead personnel may contribute to other employees' performance evaluations, assist with the hiring process by interviewing and making recommendations and providing input to supervisory staff.

Leads crews in street maintenance projects by checking service requests to determine resources needed, preparing and submitting plans, obtaining approval of plans and permits, and implementing plans.

Assigns tools and equipment, procures needed materials, and assists  the supervisor as needed.

Minimizes accidents and injuries by providing training programs and maintaining relationships with employees and supervisors.

Maintains records and prepares reports and documentation.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education Level & Type: High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Minimum Experience Qualifications: At least 2 years maintaining and repairing streets, sidewalks, and drainageways

Valid and Unrestricted CDL - Class B

Pre-employment Medical Testing Requirements

CDL Physical

NIDA Drug Test

Other Information

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Occupational Group Code: 28

Occupation Group Description: Street Maintenance

EEO Job Category Code: G

EEO Job Category Description: Skilled Crafter Workers

Organizational Level: Lead

NCCI: 5506

Bargaining Unit: AFSCME

Driving Requirements

The following information pertains to driving requirements for this classification with the City of Tucson. Under "Driving Level" None, Secondary or Primary, refers to the driving responsibility as it relates to the essential functions of the classification. License Type, is just that, the type of Arizona Driving License required for the classification. If the position requires a Commercial Drivers License (CDL), the endorsements will be listed under "Endorsements." Under Safety Sensitive a "Yes" means employees with this classification are subject to pre-employment and random drug testing. License Type A,B,C,D,or M may require the use of personal or City vehicles on City business. Individuals must be physically capable of operating the vehicles safely, possess a valid license and have an acceptable driving record. Use of a personal vehicle for City business will be prohibited if the employee is not authorized to drive a City vehicle or if the employee does not have personal insurance coverage. Exceptions to classification driving requirement's may exist based on position.

Driving Level: Primary

License Type: Valid and Unrestricted CDL - Class B 

CDL Endorsements: Tanker

Safety Sensitive: No

Job Description Disclaimer

This description is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of management to assign, direct and control the work of employees under supervision. The listing of duties and responsibilities shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned that are of similar kind or level of difficulty. They are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position.

CLASS: 5203; EST: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 PM; REV: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 PM;