City of Tucson

STREET MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR (#5225)

$23.31-$41.52 Hourly / $48,484.80-$86,361.60 Yearly
Salary Grade: 815


General Description

Supervises personnel in the maintenance and repair of streets, sidewalks, drainageways, curbs, shoulders, alleyways, traffic control equipment, rights- of-way, traffic control signage, pavement markings, and related areas and equipment.

Essential Functions

Supervises and coordinates the equivalent of two or more fulltime employees and all assigned work in a unit ensuring timely and quality activities to respond to the needs of the City, community, department, and unit.

Assists with the implementation, evaluation and interpretation of department policies, projects and procedures.

Manages, coordinates, and determines priorities of work load, monitoring levels of resources, establishing time lines, assigning work, monitoring progress, recommending changes and suggestions, writing, reviewing and editing reports prepared by staff, and approving completed projects and reports.

Implements controls for appropriate unit staffing and effectiveness by participating in the recruitment and hiring of employees, making recommendations on employee discipline, and other human resources issues, evaluating and managing employee performance, discussing and identifying personnel issues and facilitating resolutions, promoting positive morale in the unit, ensuring staff is trained appropriately for maximum performance, and providing leadership and guidance.

Contributes to the needs of the community and City by implementing and causing others to implement the organization's values and strategies by leading through example, competency, and accountabilities.

Provides customer service by responding to information requests, conducting research, providing solutions to problems, and correcting errors.

Ensures that unit work conforms to local, state, and federal governmental regulations, and other applicable rules and requirements.

Supervises and inspects projects by checking for problem areas and safety issues, barricading areas as needed, checking for blue staking, generating punch item lists for construction projects, and completing work orders and documentation.

Prepares bid documents for procuring materials, parts, equipment and services, and recommends award of contracts, oversees contract compliance in the areas of sweeping, landscaping maintenance, weed eradication, irrigation systems installations, asphalt maintenance, concrete repair, and utility adjustment.

Assists in developing and administering the unit budget.

Purchases material and equipment, serves as a City representative in neighborhoods, and monitoring horticulture, tree-trimming, and use of herbicides and pesticides.

Develops and implements guidelines to further the efficient use of the maintenance management system.

Maintains records, prepares reports, records information into the computer, supplies requested information, and develops relationships with contractors.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education Level & Type: 6 months post High School

Minimum Experience Qualifications: At least 4 years of lead or supervisory experience in maintaining and repairing streets, sidewalks, and drainageways, or in repairing traffic control equipment, or in making and installing traffic control signage

Valid and Unrestricted Class D - Driver's License 

Pre-employment Medical Testing Requirements

Basic Physical

50 lb Lift Test

Other Information

FLSA Status: Exempt

Occupational Group Code: 28

Occupation Group Description: Street Maintenance

EEO Job Category Code: G

EEO Job Category Description: Skilled Craft Workers

Organizational Level: First Level Supervisor

NCCI: 5506

Bargaining Unit: No Representation

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 D - Driver

CDL Endorsements: None

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: 5225; EST: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 PM; REV: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 PM;