General Nature of Work:
Operates cranes, tractor-trailers or ferries.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
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.)
Serves as a lead worker for lower-level equipment operators.
Trains new operators on heavy equipment.
Performs operational and maintenance functions on a ferry.
Conducts safety meetings and emergency drills.
Navigates ferry on a precharted course.
Supervises the loading and unloading of vehicles and passengers from a ferry.
Performs tractor-trailer maintenance.
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 state and federal navigation laws and regulations.
Skill in the operation of complex heavy equipment.
Skill in the operation of a tractor-trailer truck.
Skill in the maintenance and operation of ferry boats.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to guide and train other employees.
Ability to maintain a tractor-trailer truck.
Ability to perform manual work requiring good physical condition.
Ability to prepare clear and concise reports.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
Some positions require a commercial driver's license or a United States Coast Guard License of Uninspected Passenger Vessels.
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
A high school diploma and experience in truck driving, operating a crane or operating a motor vessel.