OPERATIONS AND MAINTENANCE DIVISION MANAGER
Pay Range GC25
This classification serves as manager of the operations and maintenance division of the public works department and has administrative and management responsibility to plan, organize, direct and evaluate the functions of the division in areas of: road maintenance, bridge and special projects, environmental operations programs; ensures work performed is in compliance with governmental regulations. Incumbent supervises division support staff and operations and has responsibility for work performed within the division. Incumbent may serve as department head in the absence of the director.
EXAMPLES OF PRINCIPAL DUTIES
(Duties assigned to this classification include, but are not limited to, the following examples.)
1. Manage the
a variety of
6. Represent department to the community, advisory boards, committees, regulatory agencies, consultants and vendors; interpret policy and procedure to the public.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITY REQUIRED BY THIS POSITION
Knowledge of: Thorough knowledge of modern methods, techniques, materials and equipment as applied in the corrective and preventative maintenance of roads, bridge and special projects, environmental operations programs; thorough knowledge of federal and state statutes and ordinances that govern public roadways; thorough knowledge of principles, methods and techniques of effective administration including personnel management and fiscal management to develop, implement and evaluate programs. Skill in: Preparation and presentation of reports. Ability to:
written and oral
use initiative and
calm and use good
supervise and lead
vendors and the
Education, experience and training: Eight years progressively responsible work experience in corrective and preventative maintenance of roads, bridges, structures and buildings which includes three years supervisory or management experience. At time of appointment, must possess valid Oregon driver's license.
Desirable qualifications: Some formal education in business management and engineering or technical experience. Experience in owning and managing private business.
SUPERVISORY CONTROLS OF THIS POSITION
This classification works with policy guidance from the public works director. Responsibilities are fulfilled under broad policy guidelines provided by results oriented expectations.
Work is performed within established departmental policy and procedures, federal and state statutes, rules, regulations and ordinances; management theories, principles and practices; personnel rules and union contract. Incumbent uses seasoned judgment in interpreting and determining appropriate guidelines. As division manager, is involved in establishing and maintaining department policies and procedures.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT
Regular and consistent attendance is required. This work is divided between office and field environments and requires bending, hearing voice conversation, pulling, pushing, reaching, sitting, and walking rough terrain. A moderate amount of driving is required.