City of Piedmont 120 Vista Avenue, Piedmont, CA, USA
May 14, 2020Full Time
EXAMPLES OF TYPICAL JOB FUNCTIONS (Illustrative Only) Management reserves the rights to add, modify, change, or rescind the work assignments of different positions and to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. Installs, repairs, and replaces landscape irrigation systems; installs, adjusts, maintains, and repairs electronic timers, and repairs electronic and hydraulic valves and controllers; replaces and repairs a wide variety of sprinkler heads and lines by removing, disassembling, and replacing worn or broken parts. Performs preventative landscape, turf, parks, grounds, median strips, and recreation trails maintenance on a scheduled basis; including litter removal; graffiti abatement, hard surface sweeping/blowing, leaf removal, mulching, planting, trimming, edging, fertilizing and mowing, and integrated pest management. Oversees contract services, authorize work within the scope of authority; ensures compliance with the contract provisions and safety regulations. Performs tree trimming and removal services, including pruning branches and removing trees safely and efficiently. Repairs and constructs, structures, and retaining walls; repairs, fabricates, and replaces park and playground equipment. Inspects City premises for graffiti vandalism; uses appropriate equipment to remove graffiti. Operates and maintains a variety of hand and power landscaping tools and equipment, including hand and power mowers, small tractors, spreaders, edgers, blowers, hedge trimmers, weed eaters, chainsaws, rakes, shovels, brooms and other tools. Maintains accurate logs and records of work performed and materials and equipment used. Inspects assigned City infrastructure for safety issues, structural integrity, and possible future work projects and programs, and appropriately marks areas that need to be repaired. Operates and maintains specialized vehicles and a variety of light, medium, and heavy equipment related to the construction, maintenance, and repair of construction systems and facilities. Operates a variety of hand and power tools and equipment related to work assignment as instructed. Observes safe work methods and makes appropriate use of related safety equipment as required. Maintains public facilities, shop and garage areas, storage sites, and other work areas in a clean and orderly condition, including securing equipment at the close of the workday. Installs street barricades and cones and controls traffic around work sites and special events to ensure safe conditions for the general public and City workers. Provides needed information and demonstrations concerning how to perform certain work tasks to new employees in the same or similar class of positions. Maintains accurate logs and records of work performed and materials and equipment used. Participates in emergency Public Works repairs and maintenance including work in other sections of the Department. Performs other duties as assigned.