General Nature of Work:
Assists with the supervision of the state's aviation ground support or operates, maintains and repairs the engines of motor vehicles and ocean research vessels.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
Work performed is generally routine, although some specialized knowledge is required.
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 supervisor in managing fuel systems and coordinating ground support.
Operates and maintains ground support equipment.
Coordinates flight times and positions aircraft on ramp.
Maintains interior and exterior aircraft cleanliness.
Lubricates the moving parts and bearings of engines, machinery and shafting according to schedule.
Acts as senior engineering supervisor when required.
Reads gauges and meters for any abnormal changes in readings.
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 aviation fueling systems.
Knowledge of the operation, maintenance and repair of marine engines and auxiliary equipment.
Knowledge of safety precautions relating to engine room work on a sea vessel.
Knowledge of the maintenance and repair of motor vehicles.
Ability to manage aviation fuel farms.
Ability to train new apprentices.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
Work experience that is directly related to the area of employment.