Applying To: Airfield Painter/Maintenance Worker (Lead)
Dear applicants, in order to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Recruitment and Examination Section is suspending all written tests, performance tests and oral interviews until further notice. These examination components are being replaced with experience and training evaluations, which do not require physical contact. Please fully describe all of your qualifying education, training and experience on your applications. Thank you. The safety of all of our staff and applicants is our priority as we continue with our efforts to conduct merit based testing for staffing the City's Civil Service.
- Minimum: $38,220.00
- Maximum: $63,700.00
Nature of Work
Incumbents in this position lead and participate in the repair, maintenance and painting of a variety of airfield surfaces such as runways, taxiways, ramps, parking lots, signs and equipment. Positions require shift, weekend and holiday assignments, mandatory overtime and 24-hour snow call. Candidates must provide their availability for shift and weekend assignments on the Availability Section of the Employment Application.
For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Airfield Painter/Maintenance Worker (Lead)
Two years of experience in the maintenance and repair of airport runways, taxiways, ramps, and grounds which includes priming, painting, repairing and maintaining a variety of airfield surface markings and signage. OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
License: Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri Commercial Driver’s License (Class B) with Passenger Bus and Tank Vehicle endorsements while employed by the City of St. Louis. Must possess a valid Commercial Driver's License (Class B) at the time of filing application and be able to present it upon request. Candidates that do not have the Passenger Bus and Tank Vehicle endorsements at the time of hire must obtain them as a condition of successfully completing their working test period. Please note type of license, number, class, expiration date and State where issued on the Employment Application.
When completing the application, please be as thorough as possible when describing your experience, training and education relating to this position. Your experience and training will be used to determine whether you meet the entrance requirements for this position and to compute your Experience and Training evaluation. Applicants must provide explanation for all changes in employment and any gaps in their employment history on the application. Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application.
VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS: To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the applicant must submit a copy of his/her DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application. The Director of Personnel may, in his discretion, accept alternate documentation.
Employees assigned to St. Louis Lambert International Airport may be eligible for a commuting allowance of $141.00 bi-weekly. A ten year background investigation will be conducted in accordance with FAA regulations for positions at St. Louis Lambert International Airport.
Last Date For Filing Application Is January 29, 2021
Examination Components and Their Weights
- Experience and Training: 100%
- Character Investigation: Pass/Fail
- Medical Examination: Pass/Fail
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