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WORKING CREW LEADER
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS
The work involves responsibility for leading and participating in the work of a small group of laborers engaged in routine manual work on a project or site assignment basis. This is manual work of ordinary difficulty involving responsibility for acting as work leader over a small group of laborers. Supervisory responsibilities are usually restricted to insuring that the men working are doing their jobs properly and diligently. This class is distinct from a Labor Crew Leader in that a Labor Crew Leader usually has regular continuing supervision over a crew of laborers while a Working Crew Leader exercises supervisory responsibilities only as the particular occasion demands. This class is a broad one and is used to describe positions in many fields of labor. Does related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES
Leads and participates in the construction of gravel, macadam, asphalt, or concrete roads.
Leads and participates in evacuation, drainage and embankment projects.
Leads and participates in the cleaning of ditches, culverts, basins, and miscellaneous work.
Leads and participates in the cutting of brush, trimming of trees, and setting of guide posts.
Leads and participates in snow removal activities.
Leads and participates in the preparation of cemetery plots for burial and the maintenance thereafter.
May oversee the servicing of motor equipment such as changing oil, tire repair and minor tune up.
Leads and participates in ordinary building cleaning and maintenance tasks.
May operate a truck in connection with above work.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS
Working knowledge of the common practices and tools of the tasks in the field of activity to which assigned.
Ability to supervise the work of other laborers engaged in routine tasks.
Ability to understand and follow oral and written directions.
Ability to get along well with others.
Ability to keep simple records and make reports.
Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Six (6) months of work experience, or its part time equivalent, in general labor or construction work, building, grounds or road maintenance.
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