Environmental Systems Crew Leader (City of Portland)

  • City of Portland
  • 2929 North Kerby Avenue, Portland, OR, United States
Full Time Government Operations Skilled Labor

Job Description

The City of Portland is currently seeking an Environmental Systems Crew Leader.  The Environmental Systems Crew Leader in the Portland Bureau of Transportation-Maintenance Operations Group-Environmental Systems section is responsible for providing leadership and participating in the work of a crew engaged in repairing various types of sanitary and storm sewer system piping by shoring and excavating trenches, shafts and by using trenchless technology.


Work involves constructing new sanitary and storm sewer mains, manholes, and other major sewer components to replace defective existing structures and installing and maintaining erosion and sediment control devices. Responsibilities include overseeing a crew of skilled and semi-skilled workers and equipment operators at a work site; supervising the excavation and safe shoring of trenches, shafts and tunnels; and the use of some independent judgment in selecting sewer system repair methods, including repairing and maintaining drainage ditches, culverts, trash racks and sedimentation ponds. Environmental Systems Crew Leaders will be required to be available for off hour response to emergencies at all times.


Why work at the City? The City of Portland is committed to offering medical, dental, vision, basic life, and long term disability coverage that provides quality care, support and value to eligible employees and their family members.  Additional benefits such as flexible spending accounts, supplemental life insurance and employee assistance program coverage is available to ensure employees have the appropriate tools to safeguard themselves and their family.


For more information, or to apply, please visit www.portlandoregon.gov/jobs