QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES: Knowledge of: Operations, services, and activities of a comprehensive streets, sewer, beach, and building maintenance program; operational characteristics of construction materials, equipment, and tools; principles of supervision, training and performance evaluation; pertinent Federal, State, and local safety laws, codes, and regulations; use of a variety of tools and equipment used in collection system, storm drain, facility construction, maintenance and repair; work zone safety techniques; concrete repair in sidewalks, alley ways; principles of contract administration; engineering and construction principles and practices; report writing techniques; principles of math. Ability to: Supervise, organize, and review the work of maintenance personnel; analyze problems, identify alternative solutions, and implement recommendations in support of goals; read, interpret, and apply a wide variety of technical information from manuals, drawings, specifications, layouts, blueprints, and schematics; perform comprehensive inspections of varied projects; assist in budget preparation and monitoring; select and maintain machinery and equipment used in Community Services maintenance work; interpret and apply the policies, procedures, laws, codes, and regulations pertaining to maintenance programs and functions; perform accurate mathematical computations; accurately estimate material and supply needs; prepare and maintain accurate and complete records; prepare clear and concise reports; respond to requests and inquiries from the general public; communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; establish and maintain effective relationships with staff, management, contractors, vendors, and others contacted in the course of work. Education/Training/Experience: Graduation from high school or equivalent, preferably supplemented by college course work in public works, maintenance, facilities, electrical, wastewater, storm water, or related field. Five years of responsible streets, facilities, equipment and/or sewer maintenance work, including some prior lead or supervisory experience is required. Highly Desirable Qualification: It is not required, but highly desirable to hold a CWEA collection system maintenance certification. Licenses/Certificates/Special Requirements: Valid Class C California Driver’s License, acceptable driving record, and evidence of insurance. Must be available for on-call, stand-by, and emergency call services. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS: The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. The position works in both field and office settings. The employee must have the ability to sit, stand, walk, twist, and lift up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and the ability to focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, the employee must be able to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data; information and documents; interpret policies and procedures; use math and mathematical reasoning; learn and apply new information or new skills; work under deadlines with interruptions; and interact with City staff, other organizations and the public; occasionally required to deal with the public, contractors, vendors, and employees in conflict situations. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The employee frequently works outdoors and is subject to variable weather conditions and traffic. The employee is exposed to heat, mechanical and electrical hazards, chemicals, dust, and wetness. The employee must have the ability to travel to different maintenance sites and locations and is available for on-call, stand-by, and emergency call service.