STORY COUNTY Road Crew Leader in NEVADA, Iowa

Performs difficult manual work. Work is performed under the general direction of the Maintenance Superintendent. Position oversees work crew or team. 1. Provides lead-work supervision to secondary roads crews and participates in construction, maintenance, and repair of roads, culverts, bridges, driveways, drainage tiles and related components. 2. Coordinates equipment used in the above projects such as truck, dozer, grader, excavator, dragline, backhoe, and end-loaders; operates heavy equipment such as dozer, grader, dragline; services equipment such as oil change or grease job; reports major problems to the mechanic. 3. Assigns and checks work of 2-6 employees assigned to a crew; provides OJT and instructs employees on matters such as safe work practices, signing, and the proper use and care of equipment. 4. Prepares and maintains project operating records and time sheets to document materials used and time invested; prepares and maintains daily activity report to document jobs(s) worked on and quantity of supplies used.5. Operates a motor grader with V plow and wing or truck with snow plow and sander to remove snow and ice; may also operate snow blower or end-loader on snow removal. 6. Operates dozer, drag line, and excavator to clean ditches; removes trees, brush and miscellaneous litter from ditches; buries dead animals. 7. May operate appropriate equipment to cut vegetation and apply herbicide. 8. Ensures proper signing at work site; may repair or replace signs on roadway. 9. Repairs or replaces bridge rail and approach guardrail.10. Operates a rubber tire excavator for the purpose of cleaning and reshaping ditches, roadsides, drainage areas, and the rebuilding or regarding of whole sections of the road. High school diploma or GED and considerable experience with 5 or more years of equipment operator experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of 1 year experience in the repair of road and field tile5 or more years of equipment operator experienceValid Class A CDL