METER TECHNICIAN UNIT LEADER (OPEN)
Public notice is hereby given by the Civil Service Commission of Cleveland, Ohio, of an open competitive examination for the above classification.
FILING OF APPLICATION:
Application must be made electronically through the City of Cleveland's web site:
No other form or method of application will be accepted. Absolutely no paper applications will be accepted.
THE ELECTRONIC APPLICATION PERIOD IS FROM 12:01 A.M. ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2018 UNTIL 11:59 PM. ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2018. NOTE: APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER 11:59 PM ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2018.
THE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION'S POLICY IS THAT NO LATE FILING WILL BE ALLOWED.
IMPORTANT NOTE: At the time of submitting an application, copies of the following items are required to be uploaded as attachments to that application:
NOTE: YOU ARE NOT APPLYING FOR AN IMMEDIATE JOB OPENING. YOU ARE APPLYING TO TAKE AN EXAMINATION WHICH WILL BE USED TO CREATE AN ELIGIBLE LIST FOR THIS JOB CLASSIFICATION. THAT LIST WILL BE USED FOR FUTURE HIRES IN THIS JOB CLASSIFICATION.
NOTE: ONCE YOU SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION, FURTHER CHANGES TO THAT APPLICATION WILL NOT BE PERMITTED. All additional attachments, correspondence, notifications, and certifications will be made with and by applicants via email to CS@city.cleveland.oh.us. Any updates of email or your online profile must be made at www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cleveland.
SALARY: The prevailing salary for this position as established by Ordinance of the Council of the City of Cleveland is $23.06 - $23.53 per Hour.
TYPE: WRITTEN EXAMINATION: Applicants will be notified of the time, date, and place of the examination via email.
NOTE: All copies of diplomas, licenses, certificates, resumes and any other required documents must be uploaded and included with your Application when it is submitted. Applications without the required documents will be rejected.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Under general supervision, supervises the daily work crew engaged in the meter operation of the water distribution system. Ensures that subordinates adhere to all City policies and procedures. Oversees scheduled repair work. Investigates and clears meter complaints received. Gives directions to assigned crew and answers questions from superiors and customers. Conducts field inspections and makes repairs. Fills out requisitions and daily trip tickets of all jobs. Reads and deciphers roll maps and sections sheets. Writes comprehensive reports. Attends training classes as required. Performs other job-related duties as required. Follows all operations and safety policies and safe work practices. Attends and participates in operations and safety training classes and demonstrates competence (demonstration of competence may be determined by exam.) Wears and properly utilizes safety equipment in accordance with Divisional policy at all times.
A High School Diploma or GED is required. Three years of full time paid field experience in the repair of water meters is required, one year of field experience in repairing and calibrating meters is preferred. A valid State of Ohio Driver's License is required. Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 75 pounds. Computer experience with Microsoft Office is preferred. A valid State of Ohio Distribution I, II, or III License is preferred. Must be able to work in confined spaces and be able to sit and stand for long periods of time and in all types of weather.
NOTE: Minimum qualifications must be met as of the last day of the filing period unless otherwise stated.
NOTE: THE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REVIEW AND EVALUATE ANY AND ALL INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE APPLICATION OR RESUME. LACK OF HONESTY WILL RESULT IN IMMEDIATE REMOVAL FROM THE ELIGIBLE LIST.
Any applicant that willfully provides any false document, statement, or certification in regard to any test will be terminated from all processing, removed from any eligible list, and may face possible criminal prosecution.
Veterans' preference will be awarded, when applicable, to eligible veterans in accordance with Civil Service Rules 4.40E, 4.40F and 4.40G. Proof of active service or a DD Form 214, must be presented to the Commission at the time of filing application for the examination in which credit is sought in order to qualify for veterans' credit. If the applicant has received an honorable discharge or a general discharge under honorable conditions that applicant shall receive an additional five (5) points added to their raw score on the examination.
THE COMMISSION WILL NOT ENTERTAIN APPEALS FOR VETERANS' PREFERENCE CREDIT AFTER THE APPLICANT HAS FILED HIS/HER APPLICATION. THE DECISION OF THE COMMISSION IS FINAL.
ANYONE WHO WISHES TO REQUEST AN ACCOMMODATION MUST DO SO AT THE TIME OF FILING. THE COMMISSION WILL CONTACT THE INDIVIDUAL CONCERNING SUCH ACCOMMODATION PRIOR TO THE EXAMINATION. THE COMMISSION MAY REFUSE TO PROVIDE SUCH ACCOMMODATION IF IT IS NOT REASONABLE OR WOULD CONSTITUTE AN UNDUE HARDSHIP. CURRENT (WITHIN ONE YEAR) DOCUMENTATION SUPPORTING THE NEED FOR THE REQUESTED ACCOMMODATION IS REQUIRED. SUCH DOCUMENTATION SHOULD BE SUBMITTED AT THE TIME OF FILING.