BRIDGE OPERATOR 1 Job Listing at Louisiana Department of State Civil Service in Other, LA (Job ID ldoscs-214891)

Louisiana Department of State Civil Service

Location: Other, LA
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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Agency: DOTD-Engineering & Operations
Opening Date: Wed. 03/10/10
Closing Date/Time: Continuous
State Salary Range: $9.92 - $20.28 hourly
$1,720.00 - $3,515.00 monthly

Agency Hiring Range: Min: Max:
Job Type: Classified
Location: Other, Louisiana

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QualificationsBenefitsSupplemental Questions

No experience or training is required.

Supplemental Information:

No current vacancies at this time. This posting is for recruitment purposes only.

Districtwide Recruitment for Jeffferson and Orleans Parishes

Applications remain active for 90 days. If you wish to be considered after the 90 days, please reapply.

To apply for this vacancy, click on the “Apply” link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. We strongly encourage applicants to apply online.

Applicants who do not wish to apply online can submit a completed Civil Service application(application can be found by clickinghere)to Jacquel Flagg, Human Resources Analyst C, 1440 Highway 90, Bridge City, LA ,70094 or fax completed application to (504) 437-3263. Application must have the job title and job number on it. All supplemental questions must be answered and submitted with application. Any applications that do not contain this information will be rejected.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the work experience sections of the application.

DOTD/STATE EMPLOYEES: All qualified and interested permanent DOTD/STATE employees may apply.

DOTD EMPLOYEES: Refer to appropriate EDSM directive for required structured training requirements and PPM # 59 Workforce Development on training guidelines.

NEW HIRES: All qualified and interested applicants may apply.

Applications remain active for 90 days. If you wish to be considered after the 90 days, please reapply.

For more job specific information, please contact Susan Davis, Office Coordinator, at 504-437-3147.

Job Concepts:
Function of Work:
To operate a power driven drawbridge and to perform preventive maintenance on the bridge.

Level of Work:

Supervision Received:
Direct Supervision from a Bridge Operator Foreman, Parish Highway Maintenance Superintendent, or other equivalent level supervisor; may receive lead worker direction from a Bridge Operator 2.

Supervision Exercised:

Location of Work:
Department of Transportation and Development.

Job Distinctions:
Differs from the Bridge Operator 2 by the lack of extensive on-the-job training and advanced expertise. The Bridge Operator 1 serves in a trainee capacity, to become proficient in the operation and preventative maintenance functions of the assigned bridge(s).
Examples of Work:
Receives on-the-job training in the operation of power driven drawbridges.

Becomes familiar with Coast Guard regulations and DOTD policies on bridge operations.

Conducts visual inspection of bridge to ensure safe operation.

Prepares bridge logs, documenting bridge openings and closings in response to marine vessel signals.

Uses the marine radio to communicate with vessel pilots.

Reports mechanical or electrical problems to bridge leadworker or other appropriate personnel so that corrective action can be taken.

Lubricates operating machinery.

Checks fluid levels and changes oil in emergency generators.

Assists in the collection of information to report marine and vehicular collisions and damages.

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