Under direction performs routine, repetitive, and noncomplex
field and office work as a chairman and rodman, and assists
in instrument operation, makes the less difficult mathematical
calculations, and reduces level notes; does related work as
NOTE: The definition and examples of work for this title are for
illustrative purposes only. A particular position using this title
may not perform all duties listed in this job specification.
Conversely, all duties performed on the job may not be listed.
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Does chaining and measuring with a tape.
Runs a level rod, drives stakes, clears survey lines, cares for
equipment, and sees that taping instruments are clean and
Cuts brush while working in a survey party and reduces level
Plots, inks, and calculates cross sections, makes simple
mathematical calculations and does routine drafting and tracing.
Inspects and checks earthwork, and checks and records loads of
materials taken from pits.
Assists in several operations at the batching plant including
the sampling of materials, the making of simple screen and moisture
tests, and the preparation of samples to be sent to the laboratory.
Maintains necessary records.
Will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or
manual recording and computerized information systems used by
the agency, office, or related units.
Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid
in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than
employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties
of the position.
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of methods and techniques used in maintenance and
construction work and of the methods used in making basic arithmetic
calculations and of the fundamentals of algebra, plane geometry, and
Ability to understand, remember, and carry out written and
oral directions and to learn quickly from written and oral
explanation and from demonstration.
Ability to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual
recording and information systems used by the agency, office, or
Ability to read, write, speak, understand, or communicate in English
sufficiently to perform the duties of this position. American Sign
Language or Braille may also be considered as acceptable forms of
Persons with mental or physical disabilities are eligible as long as
they can perform the essential functions of the job after reasonable
accommodation is made to their known limitations. If the accommodation
cannot be made because it would cause the employer undue hardship,
such persons may not be eligible.
This job specification is applicable to the following title code:
This job specification is for local government use only.
Salary range is only applicable to state government.
Local salaries are established by individual local jurisdictions.