Job Title: Senior Mason
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 47971
Department Facilities GroundsEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities This position is responsible for the supervision of the masonry crew and completion of masonry projects and other projects as directed by the Outdoor Amenities Manager. Responsible for supervising and organizing the work schedule of the masonry crew. Responsible for the timely execution of masonry projects including, but not limited to, sidewalks, headers, walls, bricks, pavers, blocks and special projects. Makes masonry related recommendations to the Outdoor Amenities Manager. Completes other projects related to the maintenance, repair, and installation of outdoor amenities as directed by the Outdoor Amenities Manager.
Responsible for reading and interpreting plans; laying brick and block; using compacting equipment; sub-base preparation; paver installation; and other tools, equipment, and techniques used in construction or repair of retaining walls, brick fences, stepping stones, benches etc. in connection with landscape design plans.
Maintains inventory of related tools and equipment. Ensures job sites remain clean and organized. Responsible for basic office duties related to the role of supervisor including managing timesheets and all written communications. Other duties as assigned in support of the Grounds department.Qualifications High school diploma or equivalency and two years of experience related to the duties of this position.
(Note: or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to two years; Relevant training may substitute for experience.)
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
Ability to train and supervise employees.
Experience or knowledge of and ability to identify safety hazards and necessary safety precautions to establish a safe work environment.
Experience or knowledge of and ability to safely operate machinery, tools, equipment and materials used in area of work.
Ability to read and interpret plans or drawings.
A valid State of Florida or Georgia driver's license or the ability to obtain upon hire.Pay Plan This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.Veterans' Preference Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, go to http://hr.fsu.edu/?page=ers/application/application_veterans_preference, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.
IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.Re-advertisement This position is being re-advertised. Previous applicants need not reapply.