City of Boynton Beach, FL
Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to drive or operate vehicles (tandem-axle or special solid waste vehicles), and other equipment where driving and maneuvering the vehicle constitutes the majority of the work required to complete tasks for solid waste removal. Equipment in this classification does not involve the operation of additional mechanisms other than those that are simple and routine requiring little extra dexterity and finesse. Classification is reserved for those positions where operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Performs Pre-trip and Post-trip inspections. Inspects and prepares equipment for safe and proper operation prior to beginning work for the day; reports to supervisor all notable issues found during inspections; performs light maintenance on equipment, which includes greasing and lubing of equipment, refueling, and refilling lubricants; cleans vehicles, beds, and mounted equipment upon completion of assignments; secures vehicle after use. Drives trucks and other vehicles in order to perform solid waste daily assignments. Maneuvers in and around traffic, parked cars, crew workers, equipment, and other obstacles; obeys all traffic laws and safety guidelines; monitors immediate environment and work area to ensure the safety of operator, other workers, the equipment, and the public; uses personal protective equipment (PPE) as required. Drives assigned truck along a prescribed residential and/or commercial areas to collect garbage, trash or recycled materials; makes frequent stops at appropriate intervals to position truck near bulk piles or refuse containers; avoids backing of vehicle whenever possible to perform tasks; performs physical work functions in retrieving and sorting recyclable materials into hopper; attaches hopper to truck, closes tailgate and operates mechanism to dump at the appropriate disposal location. Maintains the pace of collection activities by determining the length of time spent on route or at each stop in order to ensure timely completion of assigned route. Weighs solid waste collection trucks individually as they enter and exit landfill; weighs and separates recyclable products from solid waste, and sorts them according to category. Performs basic and semi-skilled labor as appropriate to perform various solid waste assignments; picks up paper, limbs, and other debris; manually moves loads and arranges materials. Performs skilled work in the operation of solid waste equipment. Responsibilities vary from servicing garbage at residential to commercial locations throughout the City where designated garbage cans are used. Frequently exits and re-enters garbage truck to manually pick up carts, bags, trash and vegetation. Pulls and/or pushes garbage cans from properties to the rear end loader of the garbage truck and positions garbage cans on the tipper, which may require lifting; operates the mechanism to dump the garbage into the truck; places garbage cans to the curbside. Uses an onboard computer system to navigate routes electronically in order to complete tasks. Operates a manual rear load garbage truck, a manual side load EVO garbage truck, a manual rear load recycle truck, scowl body trash hauler and a street sweeper. Performs accommodation service requirements of garbage carts, pails and bags pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) as required. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Operates vehicles normally assigned to Equipment Operator Trainees as needed to complete division or departmental projects and workload. Performs other related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or valid equivalent; one (1) year of previous experience in Solid Waste residential line of business, manual collection, including exposure to the operation of vehicles and equipment used in assigned areas, with at least six (6) months of cross-training operating the following vehicles: Manual rear load garbage truck Manual side load EVO garbage truck Manual rear load recycle truck Scowl body trash hauler Street sweeper Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL), including appropriate endorsement(s). Must have completed the following assessments and obtained a minimum score of 80%: A written test to evaluate knowledge of Equipment Operator I functions. Equipment specific field tests within Solid Waste residential line of business, manual collection sections operating rear load garbage truck, EVO garbage truck, rear load recycle truck, scowl body trash hauler, and street sweeper. Must have obtained a 10-Hour OSHA General Industry Card. Must possess and maintain a Certification in Lockout Tagout. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to understand and follow oral instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with Supervisor, customers, other employees, other departments, other governmental and regulatory agencies, and the general public. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES (KSAs) Knowledge of and the ability to adhere to all safe working practices including work zone traffic control, highway safety rules and regulations, and taking effective precautionary measures necessary to avoid accidents. Basic knowledge and ability to detect mechanical issues with the equipment. Ability to understand and follow direction. Ability to adhere to all safe working practices. Ability to properly use tools and equipment. Ability to perform assigned tasks under general supervision. Ability to plan and organize daily work routine, and to estimate expected time of completion. Ability to safely navigate routes to complete daily tasks, avoiding backing vehicles when possible. Ability to transport and remove materials, equipment, debris, and/or refuse from specified areas. Ability to operate a rear load garbage truck and a manual side load EVO garbage truck. Ability to operate a rear load recycle truck, scowl body and a street sweeper truck. Ability to use and navigate routes electronically through an onboard computing system to complete tasks. Ability to effectively interact with supervisors, co-workers, other departments, the public, and outside agencies in a courteous manner. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert physical effort in heavy work, with greater emphasis on lifting, pulling and pushing, but typically also involving some combination of bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of objects and materials (25 pounds). May occasionally involve heavier objects and materials (up to 50 pounds). Sensory Requirements : Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, odor, depth, and visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain, fumes, temperature and noise extremes, machinery, vibrations, traffic hazards, and toxic agents. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. CAREER PATH ADVANCEMENT REQUIREMENTS The following requirements must be met to advance an Equipment Operator I to an Equipment Operator II: Must have three (3) years of experience operating maintenance equipment in Solid Waste residential line of business, manual collection, of which includes six (6) months of cross-training is required in Solid Waste, residential waste bulk/trash section operating the following vehicles: Manual load overtop recycle truck Bulk trash rear steer truck Bulk trash cherry picker/lightning loader Must continue to maintain a valid State of Florida Class B CDL including appropriate endorsements. Must obtain the OSHA 30-hour General Industry Card. Must obtain the OSHA 7.5-hour Disaster Site Worker Card Must meet 100% of the Equipment Operator Trainee and Equipment Operator I KSAs, 70% of Equipment Operator II KSAs and 100% of the Communication Competencies. Must complete the following assessments (in the order listed) and obtain a minimum score of 80%: Written test to evaluate knowledge of Equipment Operator II functions. Equipment specific field tests within Solid Waste, residential waste bulk/trash section including over the top recycle truck, bulk trash rear steer truck and bulk trash cherry picker/lightning loader truck. Employees who fail to obtain a minimum score of 80% on any assessment will have a one (1) month waiting period to re-take the assessments. Retesting must be completed within six (6) months from the original test date. Proof of meeting all of the above requirements/qualifications must be demonstrated by the employee and verified by the supervisor. Promotional advancement may be delayed at the discretion of the Department Director, the Human Resources/Risk Management Director and the City Manager.
State of Nevada
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Facility Supervisors/Managers plan, organize and direct buildings and grounds maintenance, repair, custodial work, security functions, and fleet maintenance and supervise skilled and semi-skilled staff. Incumbents function as first-line supervisors who train, supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned staff; assign and review work; and initiate disciplinary action. The Division of Child and Family Services is recruiting for a Facility Supervisor 2 at Summit View Youth Center (SVYC), a 96-bed secure facility for male youth located in North Las Vegas, NV. SVYC's goal is to promote positive self-growth, create change in behavior, attitudes, values and ways of thinking. Under general supervision, incumbents are working supervisors who perform all or part of the duties listed in the series concept and supervise skilled trades workers and semi-skilled workers engaged in routine facility maintenance, repair and cleaning such as installing electrical outlets, painting worn surfaces, replacing plumbing fixtures, installing partitions in existing office space and performing routine maintenance and repairs on the facility's heating and air conditioning systems. Positions in this class are characterized by supervising at least one employee performing skilled trade work equivalent to Maintenance Repair Specialist I in addition to a small crew of semi-skilled workers. This is a full-time position 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, with overtime after 40 hours per week. The State of Nevada and DCFS offer an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, participation in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), accrual of 15 days of annual and 15 days of sick leave, 11 paid holidays and no city, county, state or social security tax! The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.*** Closing Date/Time: 04/03/2020