State of Washington Classified Job Specification
UTILITY WORKER 4
Supervises workers performing various unskilled and semi-skilled manual work in the maintenance, repair, remodeling, and construction of buildings, facilities, utility and sewer systems, equipment, and grounds.
Plan and prioritize work projects; develop work schedules;
Read plans and blueprints to determine scope of work and materials needed; make cost estimates; submit project proposals;
Review completed projects for satisfactory compliance with design and instruction;
Enforce safety rules and regulations;
Maintain records of work performed; order supplies, equipment and tools required for projects;
Direct maintenance and repair of equipment;
May coordinate the work of Heavy Equipment Operators and other skilled trades personnel who may be assigned to a particular project;
May supervise set up for athletic events and assure site is returned to original condition;
Perform related duties as required.
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
Two years of full-time experience as a Utility Worker 2 or equivalent AND one year of full-time experience as a Utility Worker 3 OR equivalent education/experience.
Class Specification History
New class adopted February 19, 1981.
Revised class; adopted August 4, 1989.
Revise class. Revises class code, title (formerly 5262 Utility Worker Supervisor), general revision; adopted May 10, 2007, effective July 1, 2007.
Revise definition, typical work, and desirable qualifications; adopted May 12, 2011, effective May 13, 2011.