STATE CLASSIFICATION JOB DESCRIPTION


Salary Group A14

Class No. 9305

TRANSPORTATION MAINTENANCE SPECIALIST I

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Performs routine (journey-level) transportation operations or maintenance support work.  Work involves maintaining or operating transportation systems.  Works under moderate supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

Coordinates the work of staff engaged in maintaining highways, bridges, rights of way, and marine vessels.

Coordinates the placement of barriers and traffic detours.

Checks materials, grades, and other factors for compliance with plans and specifications.

Estimates and obtains materials and equipment needed to complete a project.

Prepares and reviews reports of materials used, project cost, employee time, and other special reports.

May coordinate the activities of highway construction staff or special crews.

May coordinate the maintenance and repair of marine vessels, machinery, equipment, systems, or components.

May issue driveway and utility permits.

May operate, inspect, and evaluate machinery, equipment, and systems.

May navigate and maneuver vessels in accordance with the Inland Navigation Rules of the Road.

May be responsible for the proper line-up, start, operation, and securing of main equipment and related systems for operation of motor ferry vessels.

Performs related work as assigned.

GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES

Experience and Education

Experience in highway construction, maintenance, and repair work.  Graduation from a standard senior high school or equivalent is generally preferred.  Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of highway construction and marine vessel maintenance, repair, and operation; and of departmental plans and specifications.

Skill in the use of highway maintenance equipment, in troubleshooting situations, and in identifying appropriate solutions.

Ability to maintain records of materials, supplies, time, and work performed; to work effectively with the public; and to communicate effectively.

Registration, Certification, and Licensure

May be required to be licensed in a specialty area.


State Auditor’s Office

Revised 9-1-17