Brilliandeer Lopper Job Description Sample
Sewer (2Nd, And Weekend Shifts Available) (Hdt (Huntsville, Al))
The primary function of this position is operating a sewing machine to join, assemble, hem, reinforce, or repair articles by performing the following duties:
Primary and Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Operates all types of sewing machines with single and/or double needle
Places spool of thread on spindle of machine and draws thread through machine guides, tensions, and eye of needle
Inserts bobbin into shuttle and draws thread through slot in shuttle wall or draws thread through guide and lopper eye
Presses knee lever, depresses pedal, or moves hand lever to raise presser foot
Positions parts to be sewn under presser foot and needle and lowers presser foot
Starts, stops, and controls speed of machine with pedal
Locks end of material with back-stitch
Guides parts under needle following edges, seams, guides on machine bed or markings on part
Makes sure all pattern marks line up to each other
Observes face and back stitching to detect defects and notifies supervisor when defects are caused by machine malfunction
Observes workmanship at previously made parts and subassemblies to detect defects and notifies supervisor or quality control inspector
Performs any repair or corrective sewing as required by the supervisor
Selects sewing supplies such as binding, braid, cord, piping, tape, thread or webbing, according to specifications or color of material
Cuts excess thread or material. Oils and cleans machine in accordance with the maintenance instructions
Cleans work station area on a daily basis
Reports daily activities using labor report cards
Supports, communicates, reinforces and defends the mission, values and culture of the organization
Adheres to all quality and safety standards
Supports other projects and performs duties as assigned
Secondary Duties and Responsibilities
- May participate in lean/six sigma/quality/safety initiatives as required
Equipment Operator Ii-Streets
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Inclement Weather Classification: Essential
An employee in this class operates heavy equipment and a variety of specialized power equipment including dry saw, wet saw, and jack hammer for job completion of street and sidewalk maintenance. Work involves forming and finishing concrete such as curb and sidewalk, installing pipe for storm sewer systems, and other general street maintenance such as spraying and cleaning storm drains. The employee provides tree removal, ice and snow removal, and repair in emergency situations. Work is performed in accordance with departmental rules and policies. The employee sets, forms, pours and finishes concrete to repair curbs, gutters, driveways, and sidewalks; performs street repairs and asphalt patching; lays asphalt; clears roadside and other City properties. Work is performed under the supervision of the Streets Superintendent and is evaluated through daily observation. This classification is considered non-exempt in compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
Examples of Duties
Sets, forms, pours and finishes concrete to repair curbs, gutters, driveways, and sidewalks; performs street repairs and patching; lays asphalt; clears roadside and other City properties by cutting brush, raking and hoeing
Breaks up pavements, dig holes, cuts trenches, excavates and fills in holes in streets and other paved surfaces, using sledge hammer, shovel, pick, spade, rake, hoe, hand tools or jackhammer; patches and paves streets and other paved surfaces
Drives dump trucks to move materials and debris on and off job sites
Cleans and removes debris from streets, gutters, storm drains, catch basins, drainage ditches, sidewalks, and street construction sites by shoveling, raking, sweeping, and picking up debris; removes ice and snow from the streets
Uses chain saw and loppers to cut limbs in order to remove sight distance hazards
Uses weed eater to edge grass off curbing and along edges of sidewalks
Drives snow plow to clear streets from snow and ice
Uses air compressor to blow out cracks and hot lance to dry the cracks
Operates pickup and other maintenance equipment and performs routine maintenance on equipment; operates power street sweeper per rotating assignment; maintains and replaces sweeper brooms and liquids
Performs general street maintenance such as spraying and cleaning storm drains
Responds to calls on weekends and nights in all kinds of weather
Maintains a CDL License
Performs related duties as assigned
Considerable knowledge of automotive and mechanical equipment operation and general maintenance work performed by a municipality
Considerable knowledge of practices, methods, materials, tools and equipment used in public streets and traffic marking field construction, repair, and maintenance work
Considerable knowledge of procedures and techniques of concrete and asphalt work; hazards associated with the work and proper safety precaution.
Skill in concrete construction
Ability to operate a backhoe, forklift, loader, mower, tractor, dump truck, leaf blower, weed eater, tamp, jackhammer and other maintenance equipment
Ability to follow safety procedures
Ability to follow standard operating procedure for all street division functions
Ability to receive and carry out instructions provided by a supervisor
Ability to identify and report to a supervisor the maintenance needs of various structures, grounds, and facilities
Ability to perform all street maintenance manual functions
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the general public
Education and Experience
High school diploma or GED equivalency, plus some prior equipment operation and maintenance experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, is required. Supplemental Information
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Work in this class is described as medium and frequently requires physical exertion to complete tasks and move objects. This employee must have the visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, thoroughness or work assigned. Work typically involves the ability to physically preform the basic life operational functions of climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, and repetitive motions. The worker is required to have the visual acuity to be the operator of trucks, forklifts, cranes, and other equipment. Employee is subject to hazards, including mechanical equipment, electrical current, noise and vibration and atmospheric conditions due to exposure to fumes, odors, and dusts. Working conditions include both inside and outside environmental conditions.
- Commercial Driver's License
Installs and maintains landscapes, hardscapes, and water features at single or multiple residential properties according to maintenance program guidelines and company policies. Uses personal protective equipment provided by Company.
Operates walk-behind powered rotary mower to cut lawns. Trims and edges around walks, driveways, flower beds and walls using powered line trimmer. Removes lawn clippings, leaves, other debris or litter from grounds, using rake, broom, or powered backpack blower.
Prunes trees and shrubs using hand and pole saws, hand pruners, loppers and hedge shears. Weeds and grubs around trees, shrubs, and flower beds using hand weeder, trowel, or hoe.
Applies granular and liquid fertilizers and pesticides using walk-behind spreader and liquid sprayer. Measures or mixes and selects applicator setting according to product instructions. Cleans equipment after each use.
Installs and removes plants, mulching materials and soil conditioners. Digs and fills holes with shovel. Spreads materials and incorporates in soil using rake, bedding fork or cultivator. May operate compactor, aerator or dethatcher as required to maintain lawns.
Maintains and repairs irrigation systems. Visually inspects systems in operation and measures coverage. Removes and replaces malfunctioning controller, valves, pipes, risers, and sprinkler heads or components.
Maintains tools and equipment in operating condition. Cleans, fuels, changes oil, and replaces filters and spark plugs on gasoline-powered mowers, trimmers and blowers. Replaces expended trimmer monofilament line and removes, sharpens and replaces mower blades. Scrapes or brushes debris, washes, lubricates and sharpens cutting surfaces on hand tools.
- Minimum high school diploma or equivalent.
- Minimum 5 years related landscape maintenance experience
Familiarity with function, safe use and maintenance of variety of basic hand and power tools.
Familiarity with design, function and maintenance of irrigation systems.
Familiarity with variety of landscape plants, materials and chemicals used in South Texas.
Willingness and ability to work rotating 24/7 on-call duty.
Valid driver's license.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short coorespondence, and memos.
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
Frequently required to climb or balance and taste or smell; occasionally required to sit.
Regularly required to lift up to 50 pounds; occasionally required to lift up to 100 pounds with assistance.
Requires close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depthperception and ability to adjust focus.
Regularly exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather); work near moving mechanical parts; and outdoor weather conditions.
Frequently works in high, precarious places; exposed to fumes, airborne particles and vibration.
Occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals and risk of electrical shock.
Noise level regularly ranges from loud to moderate.
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