Levee Foreman A
State of LouisianaFull time Full day
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No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy.
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Two years of experience in the construction, maintenance or repair of roads, bridges, levees, drainage facilities, wharfs, buildings, grounds; OR the operation of heavy mobile equipment, industrial machinery, construction or maintenance equipment; OR the maintenance of heavy mobile equipment, industrial machinery, construction or maintenance equipment, or the operation and/or maintenance of transportation or materials handling equipment.
A combination of the various types of experience will be accepted.
Function of Work:
To provide supervision, guidance, logistical support, and limited administration to workers engaged in levee maintenance activities.
Level of Work:
General from Levee Foreman C or other managerial or administrative personnel of the levee district.
Direct over Mobile Equipment Operators; May exercise direct supervision over other lower level personnel engaged in levee maintenance in addition to Mobile Equipment Operators.
Location of Work:
Levee Districts, Statewide.
Differs from Mobile Equipment Operator 2 by the requirement to exercise full supervisory responsibility over a levee maintenance crew.
Differs from Levee Foreman B by the absence of supervisory responsibility over Heavy Mobile Equipment Operators.
Differs from Levee Foreman C by the absence of supervisory responsibility over other Levee Foremen.
Examples of Work
Supervises subordinate personnel and directs all activities in maintaining, repairing, and modifying levees.
Assigns work to Mobile Equipment Operators 1 and 2, Laborers, and other lower level personnel.
Inspects subordinates' work while in progress and upon completion.
Performs limited administrative functions (approves leave, time and attendance, etc.).
Evaluates work performance of subordinates.
Supervises preparation of equipment reports and records.