CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CLASS
Under the direction of the Streets & Stormwater Management Superintendent, is responsible for technical and supervisory work in directing the operations of the Streets and Stormwater Division. Incumbent is responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating division activities in the management of the stormwater,aquatics,street cleaning and street construction and maintenance operations.Work is performed with considerable independence and latitude of decision making. Work is reviewed through conferences, observation, reports, and results obtained.Performs other work as required.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
A. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Develops maintenance programs for stormwater drainage systems, review plans and specifications for the construction and/or renovation of storm drainage systems; coordinate and schedule construction activities.
Schedules, establishes work priorities, and coordinates construction projects including repairing or replacing storm drainage systems, repairing and cleaning of open drainage systems.
Schedules, establishes work priorities on all maintenance activities within city limits including asphalt, concrete, guardrails, fences and in-house mowing
Reviews plans and specifications relating to stormwater, ditch and retention/detention ponds for compliance to specifications.
Participate in the development of specifications for equipment or contractual services, reviews and evaluates bids and recommends vendor/contractor.
Participate in the development of the divisions annual budget; formulates performance standards and operational goals.
Monitor the city’s aquatic spray program for compliance to specifications.
Participates in the selection and evaluation of personnel, counsel employees as needed, administers disciplinary action if needed and serves as initial respondent to employee grievances.
A. TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma, GED, or other certificate of competency, managerial and supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience with an emphasis on civil engineering or construction management. Must have a valid State of Florida Driver's license. Class “A” certification in Stormwater Management preferred.
B. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Comprehensive knowledge of engineering principles,practices,techniques and methods of organization relating to a municipal Stormwater management system, street construction and street cleaning operations
Comprehensive knowledge of the functions of street classifications; knowledge of construction, established grades, and soil stabilization.
Comprehensive knowledge of plans and development in field of storm drainage, street construction and civil engineering.
Comprehensive knowledge of the types and uses of public works equipment related to street, highway, and drainage system repair, maintenance, and construction.Knowledge of construction standards and methods.
Comprehensive knowledge of effective administrative and personnel management principles, practices and methods.
Ability to plan, assign, and direct the work of subordinates.
Ability to review, interpret, and follow engineering plans and specifications.Ability to direct and supervise construction projects.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, superiors, other departments, and the general public.
Skill in communicating clearly, both orally and in writing.
C. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS
Ability to bend, stoop, crawl, kneel, and walk on uneven terrain occasionally.
Ability to grasp objects.
Ability to see, read, write, and speak conversation and symbols in English.
Ability to hear and comprehend conversation spoken at various tones of voice and various speeds.
Ability to operate a motor vehicle and related departmental equipment.
Ability to lift weights not to exceed fifty (50) lbs and for distances not to exceed 300 yds.
Ability to push, pull and hold items up to 10 lbs. for time periods not to exceed 10 minutes.
Ability to work regularly scheduled hours.
Availability to work at various hours of the day and night to attend departmental projects and meetings and occasional problems.
Ability to work in a variety of undesirable weather conditions and in confined spaces, heights, and depths
THIS JOB DESCRIPTION IS NOT INTENDED TO BE AND SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED AS AN ALL INCLUSIVE LIST OF ALL THE RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS OR WORKING CONDITIONS ASSOCIATED WITH THE POSITION. WHILE IT IS INTENDED TO ACCURATELY REFLECT THE POSITION ACTIVITIES AND REQUIREMENTS, MANAGEMENT RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MODIFY, ADD OR REMOVE DUTIES AND ASSIGN OTHER DUTIES AS NECESSARY. THIS JOB DESCRIPTION DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A WRITTEN OR IMPLIED CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT.
Revision Date - 10/25/05