Stormwater (Street) Maintenance Technician II - PW & Eng. Streets Division - City of Homestead

Position Information
Organization: City of Homestead
Category: Other
Position Status: Full-Time
Position Title: Stormwater (Street) Maintenance Technician II - PW & Eng. Streets Division

Position Description: Performs a variety of semi-skilled work in the operation of simple to moderately complex Public Works equipment. Work involves the operation of equipment with mechanical controls requiring some proficiency and ability. Work is performed under general supervision except in situations where the assignments are routine in nature or there are designated routes to follow. Such work activities may include all phases of the City’s total infrastructure repair and maintenance. Work performance is evaluated through observation of results obtained and occasionally while work is in progress.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Safely operates light trucks, backhoes, payloaders, road graders, street sweepers, dump trucks, and other related types of equipment.

  • Performs daily safety inspections of assigned equipment prior to and after use.

  • Performs routine operator service and maintenance as needed.

  • Prepares and maintains records and reports as required.

  • May direct and participate in the assigned task.

  • May have to perform repair work on equipment that breaks down while in service; if not able to do so, initiates proper action to have equipment repaired. Required to wash equipment periodically.

  • Will be responsible to learn service routes and be familiar with street layout.

  • Spray and trim foliage, clear bushes and cuts, and edges grass and weeds with hand tools and power tools.

  • Mixes, pours, and finishes concrete. Performs minor carpentry and masonry work.

  • Assists in the installation and repair of storm drainage structures, sidewalks, and roadways.

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor.

The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Qualifying individuals with disabilities may be provided reasonable accommodations to enable them to perform the essential functions.

Type of Appointment/Work hours:

  • Full-time/Regular position.

  • Standard workweek, which is forty (40) hours of work per week consisting of five (5) days of eight (8) hours per day or four (4) days of ten (10) hours per day. The work day may be varied for the efficient delivery of public service.

  • Will be required to work other than the standard workweek on occasion, including evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.

  • Will be required to work occasional overtime or shift assignments, if applicable.

Physical and Environmental Demands or Conditions: The physical and environmental demands for this position have been listed on the last page of this description. Physical and environmental demands must be met to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of this position.

Core Competencies:

  • Judgment - Sound decisions based on fact; uses logic to solve problems.

  • Quality of Work - Performs work thoroughly, accurately and professionally.

  • Reliability - Timely and consistently completes assigned work; consistently reports to work and is punctual.

  • Safety - Committed to ensuring a safe environment and complies with applicable safety standards.

  • Technical Capability - Applies knowledge to identify issues and works to develop skills; demonstrates knowledge of techniques, skills, and equipment.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance:

  • The employee must successfully pass a background screening process and must comply with the Drug-Free Workplace policy.

  • The City will also verify the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired so the proper completion of Form I-9 is required, which includes the employee providing documents evidencing identity and employment authorization.

Position Requirements: 

  • High school diploma or its equivalent.

  • Minimum of one (1) year experience.

  • Nature of job requires physical strength, agility, coordination and dexterity.

  • Outside work in sometimes-adverse weather conditions is required.

  • Must possess a valid Florida Commercial Driver’s License (Class B) with Tanker Endorsement.

  • Must have the ability to follow written and verbal instructions.

  • Must pass the background screening process.

Salary Information: $20.24 - $21.25 hourly

How to Apply: Please go to our website. On the left hand side, click on "How to Apply".

Organization Information
Organization: City of Homestead
Point of Contact: Human Resources
Address: 100 Civic Court
City: Homestead
State: Florida
Zip Code: 33030
Phone: 305-224-4460
Email: [email protected]