Maintenance Crew Chief
Supervises and participates in the work of a crew engaged in a variety of maintenance and construction activities. Functions as a lead worker. Engages in routine manual labor as required. Organizes the work crew and estimates the amount of material necessary for each job. Responsible for ensuring crew's compliance with work rules and guidelines. Adjusts or constructs manholes, asphalt or concrete walkways, catch basins, headwalls, retaining walls, storm sewer pipe, cinder block and brick and other construction carpentry work as required. Operates various vehicles and equipment, such as the crew van, single-axle dump truck, small trailer, flat-bed truck, utility bucket truck, snow plow and spreader water truck. Loads and unloads mowing equipment from trailers. Operates snow blower and self-propelled riding mower. Performs equipment and vehicle maintenance checks.Employment Standards MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to graduation from high school or possession of a GED issued by a state department of education; plus two years of experience in maintenance, construction, or a related field.
Ability to follow and relay oral instructions to labor crew in performance of work orders. Experience in site sedimentation and erosion control measures. Experience in preparing safety tailgate topics for crews and presenting safety topics at meetings.
Possession of a valid commercial driver's license (CDL) Class "B," with air brake endorsement, and a Department of Transportation (DOT) medical card. The appointee to this position will be required to complete a driving record check, criminal background check and a medical examination to the satisfaction of employer prior to starting work. Will be subject to county requirements for drug and alcohol testing. The appointee to this position will be required to be available twenty-four hours a day/seven days a week (24/7) to respond to snow, flooding, and other designated emergencies on an as needed basis.
The following duties are performed with or without reasonable accommodation.
- Pushing, pulling, bending, lifting, stooping, walking climbing in and out of manholes. Be able to lift/slide 90 pounds with assistance.
- Physically and mentally able to use all applicable personal protective equipment in an outdoor environment; including hardhat, eye protection, hearing protection, safety footwear, long pants, sleeved shirt, and personal fall arrest harness.
- Incumbent must be physically and mentally capable of performing confined space entry operations with entry via 21" manholes with vertical descent using integral or portable ladders. Entry includes use of all applicable protective equipment and documentation.
- Protective equipment specific to confined space work includes hardhat, eye protection, safety toe boots, personal fall arrest harness, emergency retrieval systems, and atmospheric monitoring equipment.
Panel interview.It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.
Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314. EEO/AA/TTY.