Swimming Pool Technician 50%/Custodian 50%- Facilities Operations

Location
Modesto, California
Salary
$1,507 – $1,926.00
Posted
Aug 29, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Yosemite Community College District

 

Swimming Pool Technician 50%/Custodian 50%- Facilities Operations

Salary: Swimming Pool Technician 50%: Range 29 : $1,839.50 – $2,352.50 per month (2017-2018 Classified Salary Schedule)

20 hours per week, 12 months per year. 

Custodian 50%: Range 21: $1,507 – $1,926.00 (2017-2018 Classified Salary Schedule)

20 hours per week, 12 months per year

8 hours per day, 5 days per week

Graveyard Shift: Tuesday- Saturday

1:00 am to 9:00 am

Deadline: 09/25/2017

 

Complete job description and application available online at: http://yosemite.peopleadmin.com/postings/2903

 

Swimming Pool Technician 50%:

DEFINITION

Under direction maintains an attractive, sanitary and safe swimming pool for students, staff and public; controlling swimming pool chemicals; maintaining required logs; and complying with health and safety requirements.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

This is a technician level, skilled maintenance class in the Maintenance Support Series within the Yosemite Community College District. Incumbents in this class perform specialized duties involving equipment evaluation, repair and maintenance of the swimming pools. Incumbents utilize specialized skills that have generally been obtained through technical education and/or substantial on-the-job experience.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED

Incumbents in this class work under the direction of the Assistant Director, Facilities Planning & Operations, receiving occasional supervision while working toward a definite objective that requires use of a wide range of procedures. Incumbents plan and/or determine specific procedures or equipment required to meet assigned objectives and solve non-routine problems, referring only unusual matters to the supervisor.

 

Custodian 50%

DEFINITION

Under general supervision, performs custodial work by maintaining the cleanliness of assigned facility areas, groups of buildings, and office spaces based on a predetermined schedule; observes and reports concerns involving general campus maintenance and security; and performs related work as assigned.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

This is the full working level class of the Custodial Series within the Yosemite Community College District (YCCD). Positions in this class perform journey-level custodial and related duties in order to maintain campus facilities in a clean, orderly and secure manner.

This class can be distinguished from the higher-level class of Custodian Lead because incumbents in that class serve as lead workers for an assigned area or shift, with responsibility for the work of subordinate staff on a regular basis.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED

Incumbents in this class work under the general supervision of a Custodian Supervisor or manager, working alone on routine or regular work assignments and checking with the supervisor on non-routine assignments or when in doubt as to the correct procedures to follow.

Incumbents do not directly or indirectly lead or supervise other employees.

 

Minimum Qualifications    

Swimming Pool Technician 50%:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The knowledge and ability requirements are representative of essential duties. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.

Knowledge of:

• Skilled methods, techniques, supplies, materials and equipment utilized in Pool /Aquatic work pertaining to facility and equipment maintenance and repair.

• Legal mandates, policies, regulations and guidelines pertaining to the maintenance and repair of public facilities and equipment.

• Principles and procedures of routine preventative maintenance.

• Occupational hazards and standard safety practices.

Ability to:

• Drive a service vehicle to and from work sites.

• Operate a variety of manual and motorized tools.

• Accurately estimate time and material costs.

• Interpret blueprints, plans, drawings, schematics and other data pertaining to the maintenance and repair of facilities and equipment.

• Maintain data management, storage, and retrieval system.

• Understand and carry out oral and written directions with minimal accountability controls.

• Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

• Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted during the course of the work.

 

Custodian 50%:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The knowledge and ability requirements are representative of essential duties. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.

Knowledge of:

• Basic cleaning methods, procedures, and techniques.

• Cleaning materials, supplies, and equipment.

• Safe working methods and procedures.

• Operations, services and activities of a custodial program.

• Tools, equipment and supplies used in providing comprehensive custodial and minor building maintenance services.

• Principles of sanitation and disinfecting.

• Safe use of various cleaning chemicals and supplies.

• Occupational hazards and standard safety practices.

Ability to:

• Perform moderate to heavy manual activities.

• Perform a variety of custodial and routine maintenance activities.

• Interpret, explain and enforce department policies and procedures.

• Utilize a variety of cleaning chemicals, supplies, and equipment in a safe and effective manner.

• Identify custodial and maintenance needs and initiate corrective actions.

• Understand and follow oral and written instructions.

• Work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends as needed.

• Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

• Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

 

Education and Experience:

Any combination of education, experience and/or training that would likely provide the above-required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. Typical background patterns that would provide the knowledge, skills and abilities are:

•Education: Possession of a High School diploma or GED.

• Experience: At least two years experience performing Aquatic Operator duties with an Aquatic Operator’s Certification.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

 •Aquatic Facility Operator’s Certificate is required.

 

Custodian 50%:

Education and Experience:

Any combination of education, experience and/or training that would likely provide the above-required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. Typical background patterns that would provide the knowledge, skills and abilities are:

• Education: Possession of a High School diploma or GED.

• Experience: One year performing duties related to the care and cleaning of buildings and facilities.

 

Example of Duties    

Swimming Pool Technician 50%:

DUTIES:

• Cleans assigned school facilities (e.g. swimming pool, pool deck, equipment areas, filters systems, etc.) for the purpose of maintaining a sanitary and safe condition.

• Evaluates equipment function for the purpose of maintaining facilities and/or complying with mandated health requirements.

• Inspects swimming pool, deck, mechanical equipment (e.g. diving board, machinery, fixtures, emergency equipment, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring that it is suitable for safe operations, maintained in an attractive and clean condition and/or identifying necessary repairs.

• Installs repairs and rebuilds swimming pool related equipment (e.g. diving boards, chlorinating equipment, industrial size pumps and motors, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring swimming pool facilities are in proper working order.

• Maintains pool, including proper chemical and PH rate (e.g. adjusts water analyzer, adding chemicals, etc.) for the purpose of complying with mandated safety and health requirements for pool water purity and balance.

• Maintains records (e.g. logs, etc.) for the purpose of providing an up-to-date reference trail and/or ensuring compliance with mandated requirements.

• Performs preventive maintenance tasks (e.g. replacing loose or damaged tiles, etc.) for the purpose of making adjustments and routing repairs to District swimming pools, auxiliary equipment and related items.

• Responds to inquiries from County Health Department for the purpose of conveying information regarding swimming pool operations, etc.

• Sets up and/or moves equipment (e.g. starting blocks, benches, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring availability for special events, etc.

• Stocks chemicals, supplies and equipment for the purpose of maintaining adequate quantities.

• Troubleshoots and maintains pool covers, heaters, surge pit, circulating pumps, filters, chemical pumps and controllers for the purpose of ensuring proper working order.

• Checks water temperature.

• Checks pool ladders and boards for safety problems.

• Brushes and vacuums pool.

• Cleans tile, scum gutters and hair strainers.

• Hoses, scrubs and disinfects the pool deck.

• Back washes filtration system at determined intervals.

• Assists other personnel for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment.

• Performs other related duties as assigned.

TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS

Work typically occurs in both indoor and outdoor environments. Duties may involve exposure to hot, cold, wet, humid, or windy conditions caused by weather, travel from site to site; and exposure to potentially hazardous chemicals, noise, dust and fumes.

 

Custodian 50%

DUTIES (Illustrative Only)

• Sweeps, mops, strips, waxes and seals floors.

• Vacuums and spot cleans rugs and carpets.

• Dusts, washes and polishes furniture and woodwork; polishes metalwork.

• Empties and cleans waste receptacles, including trash barrels.

• Cleans restrooms, locker rooms and showers.

• Washes windows and walls; cleans chalkboards; cleans window coverings, such as drapes or blinds.

• Moves and arranges furniture and equipment in preparing multipurpose rooms or classrooms for special events or meetings.

• Replaces light bulbs and lighting tubes.

• Picks up paper and other debris from school grounds, walk areas, and the areas adjacent to school facilities.

• Assists with the material recycling program.

• Sweeps and cleans concrete surfaces adjacent to buildings and facilities; cleans surfaces using a high-pressure washer as needed.

• Performs emergency cleanup services resulting from breakage, vandalism, spilling and illness, using proper procedures for handling potential hazardous waste.

• Assists in receiving and distributing supplies and equipment.

• Performs minor maintenance tasks in keeping assigned areas safe and operational.

• Performs other related duties as assigned.

 

TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS

• Work is typically performed in a variety of indoor and outdoor environments. Exposure to hot, cold, wet, humid, or windy conditions caused by weather may occasionally be experienced.

 

Licenses and Certificates    

Swimming Pool Technician 50%:

Licenses and Certificates:

 •A valid license to drive in California is required.

 •Aquatic Facility Operator’s Certificate is required.

 

Custodian 50%:

Licenses and Certificates:

• Depending upon assignment, a valid license to drive in California may be required.

 

Physical and Mental Standards    

Swimming Pool Technician 50%:

Physical and Mental Standards:

 •Mobility: ability to ascend and descend ladders, stairs and ramps; walk or stand for extended periods.

 •Dexterity: must have full range of motion in the upper and lower extremities; manual dexterity to operate equipment and use hand tools, and handle and work various materials and objects.

• Lifting: frequently lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects up to 50 pounds; occasionally lift objects up to 75 pounds.

 •Visual Requirements: close vision sufficient to read files, documents and computer screens and do close-up work; ability to adjust focus frequently.

• Hearing/Talking: ability to hear normal speech, speak and hear on the telephone, and speak in person.

 •Emotional/Psychological Factors: ability to make decisions and concentrate; frequent contact with others including the public.

 

Custodian 50%:

Physical and Mental Standards:

• Mobility: ability to ascend and descend ladders, stairs, scaffolding, and ramps; walk or stand for extended periods.

Dexterity: must have a full range of motion in the upper extremities; manual dexterity to operate equipment and use hand tools, and handle and work with various materials and objects.

• Lifting: frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects up to 50 pounds; occasional lift objects up to 75 pounds.

• Visual Requirements: close vision sufficient to read labels and documents; ability to adjust focus frequently.

• Hearing/Talking: ability to hear normal speech, speak and hear on the telephone, and speak in person.

• Emotional/Psychological Factors: frequent working alone; some public contact.

 

YCCD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.