Utilities Mechanic Supervisor
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge skills, and other characteristics. This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by incumbents of this class.)DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:(Which are not in any hierarchical order)
- Plans, assigns and coordinates daily work in the operation, maintenance and repair of equipment, pumps and/or meters to provide water for treatment, distribution, in the collection of wastewater, wastewater treatment in the maintenance of canals, lake system and water catchment area.
- Assigns, reviews and evaluates work performance of assigned employees and recommends disciplinary action according to established City procedures. Conducts performance appraisals.
- Troubleshoots, maintains and performs skilled work repairs of equipment, machinery, and operational systems.
- Trains employees in health, safety and operational procedures and actively supports the City’s safety programs.
- Maintains records on equipment and work orders.
- Orders materials, schedules outside contractors, and rebuilds equipment for stock inventory.
- Completes required administrative records and logs, schedules crews, etc.
- Oversees and inspects contract work.
- Plans, schedules, selects or approves, and requisitions necessary equipment and related supplies.
- Oversees all work in progress to ensure quality, timeliness and safety.
- Schedules preventive maintenance on a regular schedule.
- Develops, recommends and monitors the operating budget for area of responsibility.
- Maintains inventory of necessary parts and equipment.
- Investigates and coordinates a response to citizen questions and complaints.
- Assists or participates in performing maintenance and repair work as necessary.
- Knowledge of City, federal and state laws, regulations, rules, ordinances related to public utilities in area of assignment.
- Knowledge of the operation, repair and maintenance of public utilities infrastructure, equipment and machinery.
- Knowledge of supervisory practices and procedures.
- Knowledge of technical equipment, manuals and tools required in the performance of duties.
- Skill in training work crews in the safe healthy use and operation of public utilities machinery and equipment.
- Skill in reading and interpreting technical manuals
- Skill in safely handling toxic chemicals.
- Skill in assigning, reviewing and evaluating work.
- Skill in prioritizing and handling multiple tasks simultaneously.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or GED and five (5) years related experience in equipment and mechanical maintenance and repair, electrical work and/or aquatic weed spraying, including one (1) year lead work or supervisory experience, or any equivalent combination of training and experience. A valid Florida driver’s license is required. Commercial driver’s license, Class B, and/or specific certification or licenses may be required depending on area of assignment.
Last revision date: October 2001