This is advanced technical work involving documentation, analysis, and evaluation of work requests from the public and other organizations to ensure efficient and effective use of public works maintenance and contract resources. The incumbent will perform a variety of duties, such as: investigation of citizen generated work requests for problems on county ROW and assets. Work identification of maintenance needed on county roads, drainage systems and assets, and list corrective actions. Plans, organizes and supervises multiple crews performing construction, Verizon, sweeping and mowing projects within county roads and ROW. Helps supervise response crews with emergency and daily work request loads and with NPDES (MS4) inspections and repair. Meet with state and local agencies including county personnel up to Assistant County Administrator to resolve issues for citizens of Pinellas County. Establish easements, ROW and county responsibility by using MapGuide, plats, permits, original drainage plans, and construction plants. Attend regular meetings invoicing division scheduling, monthly plan vs. actual. Schedule meetings with citizens and Homeowner Associations regarding complaints, concerns, and general maintenance in the future. Work is performed with considerable independence. Minimum Qualifications • 4 years experience in performing, supervising or coordinating the technical and administrative functions in the implementation of public works, roadway maintenance, mosquito control, vegetation management, stormwater utilities, roadway construction or major construction that includes supervision or supervisory training and project management or project management training; or
- An equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience. Work Performed • Serves as the initial and primary contact in receipt and establishing work order replies to customer and caller requests for assistance received by the department.
- Investigates work order system requests to ensure efficient and effective deployment of forces and work completion.
- Identifies work and maintenance requirements on county roads, drainage systems; identifies resources and prepares work order action plans to complete work.
- Plans, organizes, and supervises multiple crews to perform construction, mowing, response activities, emergency incident responses, and NPDES.
- Reviews and maintains operations plans, coordinates work plans ensuring appropriate work specifications, safety, and compliance with county standards.
- Performs continuous technical field inspections on major construction projects and may supervise contractor efforts and inspectors in specific disciplines or on very large projects.
- Interprets specifications to clarify intent or objectives and prepares and maintains technical and cost records or reports.
- Expedites project progress by coordination of scheduling project tasks, evaluates progress, completes inspections, and related functions.
- Inspects utility installations for compliance with approved permits and plans including telephone, television, electricity, water, gas, sewage and storm sewer piping.
- Approves payment for similar work efforts performed by county vendors.
- Utilizes asset management systems, computer, copier, and fax machine to perform various office tasks.
- May act as group leader over assigned technical or administrative functional areas or supervise subordinate personnel engaged in technical engineering inspection, field crew work, and system response activities.
- Performs related work as assigned or required. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities • Knowledge of road, construction, and drainage principles, methods, materials and equipment.
- Knowledge of basic construction practices, material, specifications, codes and regulations related to roadway and drainage construction.
- Knowledge of project management including project control, work measurement, tracking systems, evaluation, and compliance.
- Knowledge of environmental, safety, and health requirements applicable to public works projects and activities.
- Ability to perform public works contract administration and project management.
- Ability to apply computer applications and software.
- Ability to communicate orally and in writing.
- Ability to read and interpret construction specifications, blue prints and plans, and to recognize deviations from such plans during construction.
- Ability to diagnose defects and hazards in building and public works construction projects.
- Ability to read and understand technical and engineering drawings and diagrams.
- Ability to perform technical computations, analyze data and prepare reports based on findings.
- Ability to plan, assign, supervise and review the work of subordinates engaged in inspecting construction projects. Selection Procedure: All interested candidates must complete an application and a supplemental questionnaire. If your employment application and supplemental questionnaire does not provide all the information requested in the appropriate space, your name will be removed from consideration. Answers to all requests for information must be shown on the application and supplemental questionnaire. Answers such as "see resume" or "see work history" will not be considered. A resume may be added to the application, but cannot be substituted for a completed form.
Pinellas County, FL - 14 months ago