General Nature of Work:
Performs a variety of routine manual tasks.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
This class includes employees who may function as a crew leader for a small group of laborers.
Examples of Work:
(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)
Assists masons, carpenters, plasterers or painters by scraping, cleaning and moving scaffolds.
Plants tree seedlings.
Shovels, rakes, backfills, taps and smoothes earth around bridges and highways.
Assists with public traffic direction during road repairs.
Maintains tools and equipment.
Washes windows; mops and waxes floors.
Loads and unloads equipment and supplies.
Disposes of waste and trash.
Mows lawns, rakes leaves and keeps grounds free of debris.
Handles lines during marine vessel docking operations; repairs, splices and stows lines when not in use.
Performs security watches while vessel is in port.
Provides relief to vessel operator when vessel is underway.
Serves as a crew leader for a small group of laborers.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)
Knowledge of how to properly perform manual tasks.
Knowledge of safety practices relevant to the tasks performed and equipment employed.
Skill in the use of ropes, handtools or cleaning equipment.
Ability to follow instructions.
Ability to guide and train other employees.
Ability to physically perform assigned tasks.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
Some positions require a commercial driver's license.
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
There are no minimum training or experience requirements for this class.