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Job title: Drainage Foreman
Job location: College Station, TX 77840 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted: 03/20/13
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: $17.76 - $19.54 /hour


Medical • Dental • Vision • Prescription Drug Coverage • Holidays • Paid Vacation • Sick Leave • TMRS-Retirement (2:1 matching) • Deferred Compensation • Term Life AD&D • Dependent Life • Flex Benefits • Tuition Reimbursement

Job Classification

Job Category:Public Works/Utilities

Job Description

Job description:
Under general supervision, the Drainage Foreman provides direct supervision and oversees the daily activities of employees assigned to drainage related activities and operates a comprehensive drainage infrastructure maintenance program.

Principal Job Duties

1. Supervise and coordinate work crews performing both skilled and unskilled work for drainage maintenance operations and perform inspections to assure that adherence to all policies, procedures and plan schedules have been met.

2. Implement operational activities to meet goals in the division annual work plan, bridge maintenance plan, Texas Pollutant Discharge Elimination System and Storm Water Management Program, mosquito management procedures, and the drainage minor projects plan.

3. Supervise, direct and evaluate assigned staff, processing employee concerns and problems, directing work, counseling, disciplining and completing employee performance appraisals. Maintain time sheets, vacation and sick leave records for assigned employees. Assure division is in compliance with city personnel policies and procedures.

4. Inspect divisional equipment to insure scheduled maintenance and operating procedures are followed, reporting malfunctions to appropriate fleet service supervisor.

5. Operate a work order system that tracks efficiency, effectiveness and cost of maintenance projects. Prepare or complete various forms, schedules, work orders, work estimates, maintenance reports, or other documents.

6. Review and investigate all accidents and personnel injuries and that all forms are completed and all injuries are documented in compliance with risk management policies and procedures.

7. Communicate with supervisor, co-workers, employees, other divisions, vendors, customers, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, resolve problems.

8. Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Education, training, experience:
Required: High School Diploma or GED, and two (2) years previous experience and/or training related to drainage maintenance, including one (1) year supervisory experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. Valid CDL class “A” license issued by the State of Texas. Experience working with personal computers.

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