• Street Maintenance Crew Lead (Asphalt Operations)

    Posted: 06/17/2022

    The City of High Point's Public Services Department/ Street Maintenance Division seeks to fill the Street Maintenance Crew Lead position.
    Essential Tasks:

    • Leads and participates in the completion of daily assignments in the work of unskilled and semi-skilled workers in the basic resurfacing, repair, maintenance, patching of roadways maintained by the City. Mowing operations including the use of herbicides. Concrete/masonry operations including but not limited to sidewalk, curb/gutter, and other varied masonry projects;
    • Performs and assists in performing maintenance, repair, installation and/or construction tasks;
    • Performs related work with Central Business District cleanup and maintenance activities;
    • Prepares complete daily work reports with details of actual work performed;
    • Provides guidance and supervision of Motor Equipment Operators I, II, III;
    • Coordinates paving and/or patching operations;
    • Ensures crew is following proper traffic control practices as established by MUTCD and the City Safety Standards and Policies;
    • Ensures that all work is performed in accordance with OSHA and City Safety Standards and Policies;
    • Formal Education
      • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
    • Must have (CDL) Class A issued by the State of North Carolina.  Must have good driving and safety records. 
    • Must be able to obtain Standard First Aid/CPR certification.
    • Must have at least two (2) years of experience in a Lead role and/or supervisory experience in order to lead, supervise and communicate with semi-skilled, unskilled workers and motor equipment operators; to accept responsibility for self and crew to ensure quality work performed to City standards.
    • Must have a thorough knowledge of asphalt resurfacing, patching, repair and maintenance practices
    • Must be able to work 4 days – 10-hour work shift each week.   
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Three to five years of experience leading a crew
    • ITRE Certifications (Road Scholar,
    • Concrete finishing 
    Salary: $41,364.96 - $53,002.56/ Annually. with benefits
    Interested applicants must apply through NEOGOV, the City of High Point’s new job application system. To apply, please type the following link into your web browser:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/highpointnc. By closing date. The City of High Point is an Equal Opportunity Employer.