MASON CREW LEADER

6116

Non-Competitive

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS


The work involves responsibility for overseeing the work of journey level masons and plasterers. An employee in this class performs skilled journey level work in the installation, maintenance and repair of all masonry surfaces and structures. Direct supervision is exercised over the work of masons, plasters, and helpers to whom specific assignments are made and whose work is checked in process and upon completion. Does related work as required.


TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES


Receives requisitions for masonry and plastering work.

Prepares working plans and assigns subordinates to work.

Removes worn or damaged masonry materials and replaces with new material.

Removes and replaces ceramic, quarry tile, etc.

Grinds and resurfaces masonry materials.

Repairs and maintains all masonry structures and performs the re-bricking of boilers.

Inspects and supervises the work of subordinates engaged in similar tasks.


FULL PERFORMACE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS


Thorough knowledge of the practices, methods, material and tools of the masonry trade.

Thorough knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions used in the masonry trade.

Skill in the use and care of tools, materials and equipment of the trade.

Ability to understand and work from general instructions, blueprints and sketches.

Ability to make time and material estimates.

Ability to plan and supervise the work of others.

Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATION


Five (5) years of work experience, or its part equivalent, as a mason, three (3) years of which shall have been at the journey level.


8/90 REVISED