This is a provisional appointment.
Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
Under the supervision of the Superintendent of Buildings and Bridges, and/or a Drawtender of a bridge, the First Assistant Drawtender is in charge of and operates the drawbridge for the passing of watercraft.
Must be available to work any shift on a 24-hour per day, seven days per week continuous operation, at any assigned bridge location.
A continuous operation is one in which there is a regularly scheduled employment for twenty-four hours a day and for seven days a week. The days of work can be any day Sunday through Saturday. All shifts will consist of a forty (40) hour work week. The hours of duty may be fixed or at the discretion of the Superintendent. Must be flexible to cover open/vacant shifts. A minimum of 48 hours notice will be given for a shift change.
Required to work any emergency as directed by the Chief of Streets or designee.
Boston Residency Required.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: AFSCME/RA1-13A
Hours per week: 40