Crew Leader II - Construction

Temple, TX, USA Req #58
Saturday, April 10, 2021

Ready to Start Your Career with the City of Temple?


Leads a crew while operating a wide variety of heavy equipment in the construction and maintenance of City streets and alleys.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Operates track equipment for such purposes such as striping dirt and road material, cutting of street and alley surfaces to specified grade
  • Operates a motor grader in general cutting and grading during alley maintenance or repair and the reconstruction of streets. Tasks range from the removal of material for sub-grade, to mixing and grading of base, to finish grading in preparation for final surface. Involves understanding and utilizing stakes, hubs and blue tops.
  • Operates laydown machine during asphalt overlay of streets, following street reconstruction work and for larger utility cuts.
  • Operates dump truck, water truck, haul truck, backhoe, various compactors, asphalt saw, grad-all and other equipment associated with construction and maintenance of streets, alleys and drainages.
  • Uses hand tools and instruments associated with construction work such as shovels, edge hammers, pick hand levels, engineer's level, engineer's rule and tape measure.
  • Performs preventative maintenance such as cleaning, greasing and oiling equipment and trucks; flag traffic, set up cones and barricades; various work in emergency situations (sanding frozen streets and oil spills etc.)
  • Serves as rotational secondary on-call person
  • Assists with demolition of houses and other structures and loading dump trucks
  • Maintains equipment and follows City policies, procedures and safety guidelines
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

  • Two years experience in operation and maintenance of heavy equipment
  • One year of experience in road type construction and maintenance

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Class A CDL
  • Air brake endorsement or ability to obtain within the first six months
  • Defensive driving certificate or ability to obtain within first year of employment
Thank you for your interest in the position.  Please note only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Other details

  • Job Family General Regular
  • Job Function 2 - Streets and Highways
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Temple, TX, USA