Louis Berger Services is currently seeking a Road Crew Supervisor to fill a full-time role in Putnam County, Florida.
• Supervises and evaluates the work of subordinates and effectively recommends personnel actions related to selection, performance, leaves of absence, grievances, work schedules and assignments, disciplinary procedures and administers personnel and related policies and procedures.
• Determines project-wide maintenance operations work programs and objectives, maintenance programs, material needs, staffing resources to insure work stays within the confines of the allocated budget as a part of the Maintenance Management Team; monitors and controls budget expenditures within the assigned area.
• Uses computers to keep track of schedule and budget on a weekly basis.
• Assigns and explains work assignments to lead workers and program specialists for new or changed programs, functions, goals and processes; establishes operating guidelines to implement required changes.
• Inspects highways within an assigned area to determine the maintenance needs of surfaces, shoulders, structures, drainage facilities, signs, and right-of-way areas; assigns employees routine maintenance or repair activities; reports major deficiencies to Project Manager.
• Completes reports relating to maintenance and repair activities, recording the amount of time required for each activity, number of employees utilized for the repair, the amount and type of materials necessary to complete the repairs and the location and type of roadway repaired.
• Able to operate various highway maintenance equipment such as, but not limited to, tractors, dozers, loaders, trucks and graders performing highway maintenance duties; oversees material usage in the field and ensures crew is addressing the assigned operations properly; maintains records of the quantities of supplies used.
• Perform other duties as assigned by management and or required in emergency situations.
• Experience equal to five years of full-time highway maintenance work, highway construction work or highway materials inspections work;
• Roadside herbicide experience and herbicide applicator license are strongly preferred.
• Knowledge of the organizational structure, functions, procedures and applicable regulatory requirements of the Department of Transportation and contract documents a plus.
• Knowledge of the standard methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in highway maintenance work.
• Knowledge of the federal, state and departmental regulations applicable to the work, such as the proper use of safety equipment (i.e., shoes, hard hats, goggles, etc.) equipment operation, and materials handling.
• Knowledge of elementary engineering principles and practices involved in highway maintenance operations and accurately perform mathematic calculations.
• Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions applicable to the work.
• Ability to plan, direct and supervise the work of employees.
• Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions, day or night, in normal and emergency situations.
• Ability to drive vehicles and equipment with a manual transmission in a safe and conscientious manner.
• Ability to climb, kneel, crouch, crawl, stoop and twist, walk over uneven ground and perform duties using appropriate tools and equipment within safety standards.
• Ability to operate computers and/or other electronic devices and use programs/applications to conduct business.
• Ability to understand and follow verbal and written directions/instructions given in English.
• Displays high standards of ethical conduct. Refrains from dishonest behavior.
• Works and communicates with all clients and customers providing polite, quality professional service.
• Displays a high level of initiative, effort, attention to detail and commitment by completing assignments efficiently with minimal supervision.
• Follows policy, cooperates with supervisors and aligns behavior with the goals of the organization.