Working under the general supervision of a Caltrans Maintenance Supervisor, the incumbent will lead/participate in daily unit projects and will be required to operate equipment identified as Category 2 with a Class B drivers license, and with Class A drivers license, will operate Category 1 equipment used by the assigned unit.
The incumbent will direct and work with a crew pruning, removing brush, roadside mowing, applying fertilizer and chemicals, planting, and removing litter. Duties will include picking up and supervising public service workers while on litter, weeding, pruning, removing brush, and planting work detail. Incumbent will ensure work habits follow Code of Safe Operating Practices & Chapter 8. Candidate will also provide for safety of crew and traveling public, recognize deficiencies/hazards within right-of-way and respond to questions from public regarding maintenance policies/procedures.
Incumbent is required to work in a wide range of conditions including extreme heat, cold, wind, rain, sleet, and/or snow. During winter months, workweek is normally five 8-hour days but may be scheduled to work nights with irregular days off; may be required to work overtime including weekends/holidays due to storms, emergencies, or special projects.
You must be a current state employee with transfer eligibility, be on an eligibility list for the classification, or have reinstatement rights to be considered for this position. Standard State application (STD.678) is required. SROA/Surplus applicants must provide a copy of the notice. Applications are subject to screening and pending personnel approval.
PLEASE NOTE: Possession of minimum qualifications will be verified prior to interview and/or appointment. If it is determined that an applicant does not meet the minimum qualifications, the application will be forwarded to the State Personnel Board for review and the applicant's name may be removed from the eligibility list.
Applications must be received by close of business on July 08, 2013.
Submit application with a copy of Drivers License to:
District 11 Maintenance West Region, Attn: Denyel Lanik, MS 60, 7181 Opportunity Road, San Diego, CA 92111.
Emailed and/or faxed applications will not be accepted. Confirmation of receipt will only be provided for applications submitted via USPS Certified Mail.
Caltrans Landscape Maintenance Leadworker
911 - 700 - 6296 - xxx
District 11 Maintenance West Region, Escondido Landscape Crew
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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