Under direction, plans, schedules, coordinates and monitors the roofing program semi-annual inspections, repairs and preventive maintenance, and recommends re-roofing projects. Work of this class involves responsibility for laying out work details, assigning duties, directing and evaluating the work of mechanics and other staff.
Administers contract agreements, ensuring quality and outcomes. Nature of work requires visits to school facilities to inspect projects at various stages of completion. Assignments are received orally or through written work orders and many include blueprints, construction plans, and specifications.
Responsible for managing overall repair program and developing an effective preventive maintenance program to extend the life of the roofs. Identifies and communicates potential design improvements and collaborates as necessary to support the design of new and replacement roofs. Identifies and monitors performance measures, and program efficiencies to maximize productivity.
Possession of a valid class C Maryland driver's license or equivalent.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES:
Expert knowledge of best practices of the roofing industry, including but not limited to, knowledge of the standard methods, practices, procedures, materials, tools, and equipment of roof repair, and of preventive maintenance. Skill in the use and care of hand and power tools of the roofing trade.
Ability to plan, assign, supervise, and inspect the work of subordinates and to effectively supervise shop and field maintenance activities. Ability to make accurate labor and cost estimates, maintain records and complete maintenance related reports. Ability to evaluate maintenance activities and employee performance and to make sound recommendations for the prompt, efficient, and effective maintenance of school roofs.
Ability to read and interpret building plans and sketches; ability to develop working bids for replacement items. Strong oral and written communications and human relations skills. Ability to work with a diverse population of students, teachers and school leadership staff.
EDUCATION, TRAINING, and EXPERIENCE:
High School or GED diploma required. Associates degree preferred.
Considerable and varied experience in the performance of roofing repair work, including three years or more experience in a lead or supervisory capacity. Other combinations of applicable education, training, and experience which provide the knowledge, abilities, and skills necessary to perform effectively in the position may be considered.
Montgomery County Public Schools