Performs a variety of tasks at transit amenity stops. The
essential job functions of this position are to maintain the
overall safety, appearance, cleanliness and functionality of
passenger amenities at HRT bus, light rail and ferry stops, in
addition to providing quality assurance and control oversight at
certain locations being cleaned by contractors. This position is
responsible for overseeing the implementation of and adherence to
HRT policies and best practices, along with the timely completion
of critical work that directly impacts the initial public
impression of HRT services.
Essential Job Functions:
(Duties listed are not intended to be all inclusive nor to limit
duties that might reasonably be assigned.)
- Drive routes and inspect passenger amenities at transit stops
for routine and/or reported issues.
- Perform basic repairs on damaged passenger amenities, to
include cleaning and replacing broken shelter glass, and repairing
or replacing broken and missing benches, trash cans and signs.
- Remove graffiti from passenger amenities and touch up painting
- Maintain landscaping around passenger amenities, which may
include grass cutting, shrub trimming, tree branch removal, weed
control, and picking up trash from the ground.
- Empty/clean HRT trash containers and dispose in appropriate
- Pressure wash amenities at and pavement around HRT transit
stops as directed.
- Perform cleaning and related activities such as removing snow
or debris from sidewalks and stairs in areas within 25 feet of HRT
facilities and/or passenger amenities using hand-operated tools or
small power equipment.
- Address emergencies at passenger amenities when necessary,
which may include cleaning of biohazard waste (i.e. vomit, feces,
urine, blood) and applying limited pest control measures for
bees/wasps, rodents, roaches and ants.
- Submit Facilities Maintenance work orders when problems are
identified and/or issues cannot be resolved in the field.
- Assist Facilities in setting up for meetings, trainings,
conferences, special events, etc.
- Follow instructions regarding the use of chemicals and
supplies. Use as directed.
- Safely operate all vehicles and other job-related equipment
provided by HRT.
- Comply with all related Hampton Roads Transit policies and
- Manage records created and received in compliance with the
Hampton Roads Transit Records Management Policy and
- Responsible for maintaining a general awareness of HRT's
- Responsible for handling all related job responsibilities in
accordance to HRT's Environmental Policy, relevant EMS Standard
Operating Procedures, and Emergency Management Plan.
- Perform other related duties as required.
Required Knowledge, Abilities and Skills essential to Job
Knowledge of cleaning methods and procedures. Ability to perform
recurring tasks independently. Ability to follow written and oral
instructions. Must demonstrate satisfactory communication skills
(both verbal and written) and be able to perform basic math.
Ability to operate a vehicle. Ability to oversee work performed by
cleaning contractors and provide effective oral communication.
Required Software Knowledge and Skills essential to Job
Proficiency in using computer systems and the listed software
applications associated with performance of assigned work is
essential. Basic problem-solving skills associated with software
applications used is expected. Software usage relevant to job
duties will be evaluated.
Ability to use computers is required, including Microsoft
Perform all job duties and responsibilities in a safe manner to
protect one's self, fellow employees, and the public from injury or
harm. Promote safety awareness and follow safety procedures and
policies. Take an active part in reporting unsafe conditions and
any hazards within the workplace to their Supervisor, Manager
and/or the Safety Department.
Training and/or Education:
High school diploma or GED certificate required with basic
mechanical skills and an understanding of tools and their use.
Minimum 1 year of general cleaning and/or facilities maintenance
Licenses or Certificates:
Virginia Driver's License
This position is classified as essential personnel.
Work requires some bending, crouching, stretching, reaching,
lifting and carrying (up to 75 lbs.). The physical demands
described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this
job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work involves exposure to dirt, odors, chemicals and potential
biohazards. Position may also require working during non-regular
business hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays. The
demands described here are representative of those that must be met
by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of
this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
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