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Classification Details

Classification Information

Classification Title Utility Worker - Driver
Classification Code 75750
FLSA Non-Exempt

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Utility Worker - Driver
Position Number 224900
Pay Grade 3
Department Maintenance of Grounds - 40340
Expectations for All Employees:

East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based upon core values. An employee’s job performance must support and exhibit the university’s core values: PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their full potential; RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity and trust; DIVERSITY of people and thought is respected; EXCELLENCE is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic; EFFICIENCY is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources; and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.

Job Summary

Work performed in executing maintenance, custodial, and construction tasks of an unskilled or semi-skilled nature, operating light motor vehicles

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

- Knowledge of city and state traffic regulations
- Knowledge of the materials and equipment used in general maintenance and construction work
- Ability to operate motor vehicles
- Ability to carry out simple instructions
- Ability to perform light to heavy manual labor for extended periods of time under some unfavorable climactic conditions
- Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with other employees

Required Qualifications

Successful completion of the eighth grade. Experience in general maintenance or construction work. Possession of a valid Tennessee operator license as issued by the Tennessee Department of Safety.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Supervision Given and Received
Version Date March 2007
Job Duties

These are the job duties required of the position.

Description of Job Duty

Drives light motor vehicle in performance of duties
- Picks up and delivers furniture, school supplies, garbage, trash, and other items
- Cleans vacant apartments, dormitories, or houses located on campus
- Cleans and services trucks and other related equipment
- Works as part of a construction crew in road repair, gravel spreading, or concrete finishing
- Works as part of a maintenance crew to remove, install or maintain water pumps, steam lines, steam valves or other types of equipment

Job Duty Type Essential
Job Duties

These are the job duties required of the position.

Description of Job Duty

- All incumbents are expected to perform these functions except for those qualifying under the Americans with Disabilities Act for a reasonable accommodation.
- These functions may vary by institution.
- Incumbents may provide backup to various functions within the unit.
- May be required to perform related clerical tasks as assigned
- Performs other work as assigned

Job Duty Type Secondary