Clark County, NV CEMENT MASON in Las Vegas, Nevada

CEMENT MASON

Salary

$44,969.60 - $69,659.20 Annually

Location

Clark County - Las Vegas, NV

Job Type

PERMANENT

Department

Real Property Management

Job Number

15070

Closing

5/29/2018 5:01 PM Pacific

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ABOUT THE POSITION

This position works at performing maintenance, repair and construction at all facilities across Clark County which could include detention facilities, court facilities, family/youth/recreation facilities, rural locations, coroner's office and morgue, and campus locations. This position could also be subject to shift work that includes nights, evenings, and weekends.

This examination will establish an Open Competitive and Promotional list to fill current and/or future vacancies that may occur within the next six (6) months or may be extended as needed by the Office of Human Resources.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education and Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school AND four (4) years of full-time skilled experience in the cement finishing and masonry trade. Completion of a recognized apprenticeship program is desirable.

Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see attached resume" on your application.

Working Conditions: Work extended shifts or be called back in emergency situations. Work with exposure to heavy traffic.

Licensing and Certification: Must possess a valid appropriate Nevada Commercial Driver's License at time of appointment. Specified positions may require possession of a tanker, hazardous materials and/or other appropriate endorsement.

Background Investigation: Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. Periodically after employment background investigations may be conducted.

Medical Examination: Employment is contingent upon the results of a physical examination performed by our examining physician.

Pre-Employment Drug Testing: Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Participates in the design, layout and installation of a variety of cement and masonry projects and installations; prepares working drawings and sketches; assists in preparing project specifications. Drives County vehicles to work sites and transports materials and assistants as required. Estimates materials, parts, tools and equipment needed for work assignments; orders and picks up materials and supplies from outside vendors as appropriate; prepares cost estimates for job. Performs skilled work in the installation and repair of curbs, gutters, sidewalks, driveways, walls, foundations, ramps, drains, catchments, pads and other installations; builds wood or metal forms to specifications. Excavates, prepares and compacts sub-grades to the proper levels. Mixes, pours or directs the placement of concrete; finishes surfaces as required, including placing appropriate texture or makings. Performs skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of brick, block, stone and related walkways, walls and structures; performs all required bedding, fitting and leveling. Installs reinforcement bars in concrete and masonry work. Reads diagrams, blueprints, specifications and manuals for installation and repair projects. Maintains and services equipment and hand and power tools; keeps small inventory of frequently used supplies and parts. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. May direct the work of less skilled assistants on specific projects; ensures that proper safety precautions are followed, particularly around energized circuits. Maintains records of work performed and materials used.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Mobility to work in a typical field maintenance setting, including operating typical trade equipment, hand and power tools, construction equipment and standard office equipment, and to drive a motor vehicle to various work sites; stamina to stand, walk and climb and to work in confined or awkward spaces for an extended period of time; strength to lift and maneuver materials and equipment weighing up to 100 pounds with proper equipment; vision to read printed materials; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over a radio or telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation.

Clark County offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Comprehensive Group Health Insurance Plan

  • Disability Insurance & Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Vacation

  • Sick Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Employer-Paid Retirement

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Credit Union Eligibility

  • Nevada has no State Income Tax

CLARK COUNTY, NEVADA IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/ EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER