Under direction as a leadperson, to work with and supervise a small crew in maintaining and improving land structures and facilities in areas of the State park system; to perform miscellaneous semiskilled and skilled work; and to do other related work.
Working under the direct supervision of the district superintendent or a Maintenance Supervisor, works with and supervises a small crew in maintaining park structures, equipment, facilities and grounds; lays out, assigns and reviews work and sees that the district maintenance schedule is followed; may supervise and coordinate the activity of building trades journeyperson hired on a casual basis; trains and instructs permanent and casual employees in proper and safe use of tools and equipment; inspects for compliance with safety standards; orders supplies and tools and keeps a running inventory of stock on hand; supervises and works with his/her crew in cleaning campground facilities and disposing of refuse and debris as necessary; may act as a crew member on a vessel; and prepares reports and records.
Two years of experience in the California state service performing the duties of a Park Maintenance Worker I, Park Maintenance Worker I (Angel Island), a State Park Equipment Operator or Park Landscape Maintenance Technician.
Three years of experience in a construction, building repair, or mechanical trade.
Knowledge of: Methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in construction, maintenance and repair work including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting, and concrete work; various building materials and their uses; basic methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in cleaning, maintaining and protecting landscape and improvements in units of the State park system; cost and materials estimating; Industrial Safety Orders and general safety practices in the construction and maintenance field; principles of effective supervision.
Ability to: Read and write English at a level required for successful job performance; effectively supervise a crew of Park Maintenance Workers, Park Maintenance Assistants, seasonal employees, and journeyperson casual trades employees; communicate effectively; read blueprints and work from plans and specifications; estimate material and labor requirements; keep accurate records and prepare reports.
Applicants for positions in this class are required to pass a drug screening test. Testing of current employees who are applicants in an examination or who are transferring is permitted only if the person does not have a current appointment to a class for which drug testing is a requirement.
Education equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade.