Bridge Technician

Okaloosa County Crestview , FL 32539

Posted 3 weeks ago

GENERAL STATEMENT OF JOB

Maintains, restores and constructs bridges, roadways, drainage systems and related public infrastructure

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Operates trucks and equipment (i.e., loaders, pile drivers, air compressors).

Utilizes hand tools, to include chainsaws, sledge hammers, shovels, concrete and woodworking tools.

Constructs concrete forms and pours concrete for sidewalks, curbing and spillways.

Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, construction plans and as-built drawings.

Inspects trucks, tools and equipment.

Ensures the maintenance of trucks, tools and equipment.

Constructs guardrails on bridges and beside roadways.

Performs maintenance and repair on, tools, and equipment.

Assists with traffic control at work sites, to include flagging and erecting barricades and signs.

Performs physical labor in the maintenance, restoration or construction of roadways, drainage systems or disposal sites.

Cuts trees, limbs and shrubbery on right-of-ways or adjacent road and traffic areas.

Clears ditches, culverts, drains, gutters and beaver dams.

Must be able to meet work schedule and attendance standards.

Performs related duties as required.

MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or GED, or experience in the operation of light trucks, related light equipment, construction and/or maintenance of bridges and roadways, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Requires a valid driver license.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS OR STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Physical Requirements:
Must be physically able to operate a variety of hand held and electrical equipment and tools including grounds maintenance equipment.

Must be physically able to operate trucks and light equipment.

Must be able to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, or 25 to 100 pounds of force frequently, or 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Tasks include considerable bending, stooping, climbing, etc., and working in confined spaces.

Must be able to perform manual labor and remain on feet for extended periods of time. May be subject to a significant degree of risk due to the extended periods of exposure to outside atmospheric conditions (i.e., rain, extreme heat or cold, high humidity), traffic conditions, working near heavy machinery and the use of chemicals/toxic agent. May be subject to irate citizens, insects, reptiles, spiders and vegetation.

Data Conception: Requires the ability to compare and/or judge the readily observable, functional, structural or compositional characteristics (whether similar to or divergent from obvious standards) of work sites, proportions of materials hauled or distributed, and trucks, tools and equipment utilized.

Interpersonal Communication: Requires the ability of speaking and/or signaling people to convey or exchange information; includes receiving assignments and/or directions. Requires the ability to tactfully and effectively interact with the public and with co-workers.

Language Ability: Must be able to communicate effectively in Standard English, and to convey information to others.

Intelligence: Requires the ability to apply principles of common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions; to deal with problems involving concrete variables in situations where limited standardized exists; to make independent judgments in the absence of supervisor; to acquire knowledge of topics related to primary occupation.

Verbal Aptitude: Requires the ability to record and deliver information, to explain procedures, to follow oral and written instructions.

Must be able to communicate effectively with co-workers, the public, and supervisors.

Numerical Aptitude: Must be able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide; to determine weight; may require the ability to calculate decimals and percentages.

Form/Spatial Aptitude: Requires the ability to inspect items for proper length, width and shape.

Motor Coordination: Requires the ability to coordinate hands and eyes accurately in operating vehicles and equipment.

Manual Dexterity: Must have excellent levels of eye/hand/foot coordination.

Color Discrimination: Requires the ability to differentiate between colors and shades of color.

Interpersonal Temperament: Requires the ability to deal with people beyond receiving instructions.

Must be adaptable to performing under minimal levels of stress. Avoids violent behavior and any other type of behavior that could threaten the safety of other employees or the public.

Physical Communication: Requires the ability to talk and hear: (talking: expressing or exchanging ideas by means of spoken words; hearing: perceiving nature of sounds by ear). Must be able to hear and understand communications through telephone and radio.



icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Bridge Technician

Okaloosa County

Posted 2 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 10/1/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-12-30T00:00 GENERAL STATEMENT OF JOB Drives and operates trucks and equipment in the loading, hauling and distribution of materials; performs construction and maintenance activities. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Must be able to operate trucks and equipment around power lines, above and below surface gas lines, phone lines, and water and sewer lines. Operates chain saws, skill saws, heavy-duty drills, spray guns, concrete tools, 8 ton chain hoists, ARC welders, grinders, torches, piling hammers, compactors and shovels. Builds sea walls which includes driving wood pilings to hold sea wall up, shooting to grade and keeping sea wall in line. Installs guardrails at the end of bridges and beside highways to DOT specifications. Installs, maintains, repairs, and replaces storm water structures such as dams, spillways, weirs, and culverts owned by the county. Repairs wood bridges such as replacing wood decking stringers, caps, and rotten pilings. Builds bridges, replacing wheel guards and wood guide rails. Forms, pours, and finishes concrete in the construction of sidewalks, curbing and driveways. Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, construction plans and as-built drawings. Performs physical labor in the maintenance, restoration or construction of roadways, drainage systems and disposal sites. Operates dump trucks, flat-beds, loaders, backhoes, graders, bulldozers and trenchers. Cuts trees, limbs and shrubbery on right-of-ways or adjacent road and traffic areas. Clears ditches, culverts, drains, gutters and beaver dams. Must be able to meet work schedule and attendance standards. Performs related duties as required. MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE High school diploma or GED supplemented by six (6) months experience in the operation of light trucks and/or related light equipment; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Requires a valid class "B" commercial driver license with air brakes. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS OR STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Physical Requirements: Must be physically able to operate light and heavy complex trucks and equipment requiring manipulation of multiple controls, where excellent eye/hand/foot coordination is essential for safe and productive operations. Must be able to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, or 25 to 100 pounds of force frequently, or 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Physical demands are in excess of sedentary work, i.e., manual labor, standing, walking, bending, stooping and climbing, etc. for prolonged periods of time. Must be able to ascend or descend ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps and the like, using feet and legs or hands and arms. May be subject to a certain degree of danger or risk when working in adverse environmental conditions and high vehicular traffic areas. Must be able to maintain body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery surfaces. May be subject to confined spaces, insects, reptiles and rodents. Data Conception: Requires the ability to compare and/or judge the readily observable, functional, structural or compositional characteristics (whether similar to or divergent from obvious standards) of work sites, proportions of materials hauled or distributed, and trucks, tools and equipment utilized. Interpersonal Communication: Requires the ability of speaking and/or signaling people to convey or exchange information; includes receiving assignments and/or directions. Requires the ability to tactfully and effectively interact with the public and with co-workers. Language Ability: Must be able to communicate effectively in Standard English, and to convey information to others. Intelligence: Requires the ability to apply principles of common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions; to deal with problems involving concrete variables in situations where limited standardized exists; to make independent judgments in the absence of supervisor; to acquire knowledge of topics related to primary occupation. Verbal Aptitude: Requires the ability to record and deliver information, to explain procedures, to follow oral and written instructions. Must be able to communicate effectively with co-workers, the public and supervisors. Numerical Aptitude: Must be able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide; determine weight; may require the ability to calculate decimals and percentages. Form/Spatial Aptitude: Requires the ability to inspect items for proper length, width and shape. Motor Coordination: Requires the ability to coordinate hands and eyes accurately in operating vehicles and equipment. Manual Dexterity: Must have excellent levels of eye/hand/foot coordination. Color Discrimination: Requires the ability to differentiate between colors and shades of color. Interpersonal Temperament: Requires the ability to deal with people beyond receiving instructions. Must be adaptable to performing under minimal levels of stress. Avoids violent behavior and any other type of behavior that could threaten the safety of other employees or the public. Physical Communication: Requires the ability to talk and hear: (talking: expressing or exchanging ideas by means of spoken words; hearing: perceiving nature of sounds by ear). Must be able to hear and understand communications through telephone and radio. Okaloosa County Crestview FL

Bridge Technician

Okaloosa County