Sunday , March 19 2023

Berwyn Jobs Hiring For Public Works Foreman

Website City of Berwyn

Job Description:

The purpose of this position is for the Certified Arborist to perform and supervise the daily operations of Public Works employees and to review program, projects
and equipment with the Director and contractors. The work is performed under the general supervision of the Public Works Director

Job Responsibilities:

  • The following duties are normal for this position.
  • These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive.
  • Because it is in the best interests of the taxpayers to receive services at the lowest possible cost, other tasks as from time to time assigned shall be deemed to be included in this Position Description.
  • Supervises Public Works and seasonal employees, plans, coordinates, assigns and reviews work for combined employment purposes; maintains standards; and
    allocates personnel. Conducts and coordinates training for department or designated personnel.
  • Prioritizes, plans, schedules and assigns projects, equipment and personnel; sets work goals; inspects job sites and work completed and evaluates same;
    monitors projects; ensures compliance with goals, standards and plans. Reviews and ensures compliance with department and safety rules, regulations and
  • Assigns or reassigns personnel as needed.
  • Plans and orders materials for future projects or changes in current work; assigns
    account numbers to tools and materials purchased.
  • Maintains inventory of materials and supplies as needed.
  • Maintains records on stock and equipment; deals with vendors.

Job Requirements:

  • Tasks involve the regular and, at times, sustained performance of moderately physically demanding work, typically involving some combination of climbing and
    balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, and lifting, carrying, pushing, and pulling moderately heavy objects and materials up to 50 pounds; and may
    occasionally involve objects and materials up to 100 pounds with assistance.

Qualification & Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent with five years of public works/supervisory experience or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience
    which provides the requisite knowledge supervisory skills and abilities for this position. Position requires possession of a valid Illinois Class B Commercial
    Driver’s License with Air Brake endorsements and a current ISA Arborist Certification.

Job Details:

Company:  City of Berwyn

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: Cicero, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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