Employment Opportunity: Street Department Foreman

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Employment Opportunity: Street Department Foreman

Street Department Foreman, Full-Time

Department: Street Department

Reports to: Safety Service Director

City of Port Clinton

QUALIFICATIONS:   An example of acceptable qualifications:

Completion of secondary education or equivalent (e.g. GED); experience demonstrating knowledge of supervisory practices, budgeting, public relations, and labor relations; at least 3 years supervisor experience.


Must possess a valid Ohio commercial driver’s license (CDL) with appropriate endorsements within one year of hire; must maintain insurability under the City’s vehicle insurance policy.

MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE CHARACTERISTICS:  (*indicates developed after employment)

Knowledge of:  administrative management principles, manpower planning, safety practices and procedures; department policies and procedures; knowledge of road construction, maintenance, and repair; general construction, maintenance, and repair; basic knowledge of sewer constructions, maintenance, and repair; basic knowledge of water distribution systems and components; snow and ice removal; grounds maintenance and repair; knowledge of the local geographical area.

Skill in: motor vehicle operation; computer and office equipment.

Ability to: supervise employees and construction projects; deal with a variety of variables in unusual circumstances; communicate effectively with administration, other department heads, and subordinates in an effective professional manner; delegate job duties; serve as Cemetery Sexton and as Recreation Director on an as needed basis, and other duties as assigned by the Safety Service Director.

Submit a resume to Port Clinton City Hall, Attn: Sandye Ostheimer, 1868 E. Perry Street, Port Clinton, Ohio 43452 or by email: pcadmin@portclinton-oh.gov.  Resumes will be accepted until Monday, March 9, 2020 by 12:00 pm.