- 28-Jan-2013 to 08-Feb-2013 (CST)
- 563 – Vehicle Maintenance
- Brownsville, TX, USA
- Full Time
Retirement system, sick and annual leave, and health and life insurance.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF CLASS:
The purpose of this class is to clean & maintain BUS facilities and vehicles. Also responsible for minor repairs as needed.
Performs detailed cleaning of BUS fleet, including buses, vans, and administrative vehicles.
Performs general cleaning, such as mopping, sweeping, and dusting of BUS facilities.
Operates a variety of tools and equipment, such as lawnmowers, blowers, and weed eaters for cleaning and maintenance of BUS facilities.
Performs routine landscaping maintenance such as trimming trees and mowing lawns.
May perform light carpentry work, such as painting walls, repairing shelves, and similar tasks.
Performs related tasks as necessary.
INVOLVEMENT WITH DATA, PEOPLE AND THINGS
Requires comparing or inspecting items against a standard.
Requires working with co-workers and other transit personnel. May require occasional contact with other City of Brownsville employees and, rarely, with the general public.
INVOLVEMENT WITH THINGS:
Requires handling or using machines, tools, or equipment that requires brief instruction or experience; such as lawnmowers, blowers, weed eaters, and similar tools.
Requires performing routine work using common sense.
Requires performing basic addition and subtraction, such as measuring.
Requires comprehending simple signs, labels, symbols,; understanding routine lists of instruction when explained; little or no reading or writing required by the job; basic speaking skills not necessarily including complete sentences. Must be able to read and understand basic English for comprehension of instructions, safety labeling, policies, and other materials.
Requires simple, repetitive, manual operating tasks involving a few definite procedures; requires minor short term planning and little attention for accurate results.
JUDGMENTS AND DECISIONS
JUDGMENTS AND DECISIONS:
Requires very few decisions, affecting only the individual; works in a very stable environment with clear and uncomplicated written / oral instructions.
VOCATIONAL/EDUCATIONAL AND EXPERIENCE PREPARATION
VOCATIONAL/ EDUCATIONAL PREPARATION:
Requires a High School Diploma, GED or specialized vocational training.
SPECIAL CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES:
Requires a valid TX Driver's License.
Requires at least one year of experience.
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT REQUIREMENTS
PHYSICAL DEXTERITY REQUIREMENTS:
Requires light to medium work that involves walking or standing virtually all of the time, exerting between 20 and 50 pounds of force on a recurring basis, considerable skill, adeptness and speed in the use of the fingers, hands or limbs in tasks involving close tolerance or limits of accuracy.
The job may risk exposure to bright / dim light, dust and pollen, extreme heat and or cold, wet or humid conditions, extreme noise levels, fumes and / or noxious odors, traffic and moving machinery.
The job required normal visual acuity and field of vision, hearing, speaking, and color perception.
The City of Brownsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ADA requires the City to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are invited to discuss accommodations.
The City of Brownsville offers benefits including a retirement system, sick and annual leave, and health and life insurance.
This class specification should not be interpreted as all-inclusive. It is intended to identify the essential functions and requirements of this job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job related responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this specification. This job description is subject to change in response to funding variables, emerging technologies, improved operating procedures, productivity factors, and unforeseen events. This updated job description supersedes prior descriptions for the same position. Management reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.
This position is contingent upon continued availability of funds.
HOW TO APPLY:
Application and resume may be submitted online at http://cob.applicantpro.com
Equal Opportunity, Reasonable Accommodation Employer
If you need an accommodation, please call
(956) 548-6037 or (TDD) 1-800-RELAY TX
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