ROAD REPAIRER 1
Under supervision, performs varied types of work involved
in the maintenance, repair, resurfacing, and/or construction
of roads within a jurisdiction and/or assists in the installation
and/or maintenance of traffic lines and traffic signs; maintains
grounds; does other related duties as required.
NOTE: The 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:
Performs varied types of work involved in the maintenance, repair,
resurfacing, and/or construction of roads.
Assists in the assembly, installation, and maintenance of traffic
lines and signs.
Digs trenches and does manual grading.
Aids in oiling and greasing machinery and equipment of varied
Helps load and unload trucks.
Shovels gravel and sand.
Assists in the repair of potholes.
Mixes cement and mortar.
Aids in the placing of forms used in concrete work.
Cleans up underbrush, foliage, vines, and weeds.
Cuts down trees and digs out tree stumps.
Installs drain pipes and catch basins, lays works, and paints
Builds, repairs, and raises catch basins and manholes.
Operates, checks, services, and makes minor adjustments and
repairs to trucks and construction and maintenance equipment.
Uses power tools and equipment such as electric and pneumatic
drills and hammers.
Measures distances from grade stakes, drives stakes, and
stretches tight line.
Cleans and levels terrain with hand tools.
Spreads and levels dirt, asphalt, and other material on roadways.
Will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic
and/or manual recording and information systems used by the
agency, office or related units.
One (1) year of experience in the cleaning, maintenance, and repair
of roads or streets which may include work involving the installation
and maintenance of traffic lines and signs, or one (1) year of
experience as a laborer in a public works department.
Appointee 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 essential duties of the position.
Appointees may be required to possess a valid Commercial Driver's
License (CDL) and applicable endorsements for the class and type of
vehicle being operated.
NOTE: The responsibility for ensuring that employees possess
the required motor vehicle license, commensurate with the class and
type of vehicles they operate, rests with the Appointing Authority.
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of standard tools, materials, methods, practices,
occupational hazards, and safety precautions involved in
performing general maintenance and repair work.
Knowledge of materials, equipment, and procedures used in
the installation and maintenance of traffic lines and signs.
Knowledge of construction and maintenance operations and
procedures used to repair and maintain roads.
Ability to understand, remember, and carry out oral and written
Ability to learn quickly from explanations and demonstrations.
Ability to operate equipment in a skilled, safe manner.
Ability to check, clean, service, and make minor and emergency
Ability to maintain related records and files.
Ability to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording
and information systems used by the agency, office, or related units.
Ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in
English sufficiently to perform duties of this position. American
Sign Language or Braille may also be considered as acceptable
forms of communication.
Persons with mental or physical disabilities are eligible as
long as they can perform essential functions of the job with
or without reasonable accommodation. 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.