State of Washington Classified Job Specification
ELEVATOR MECHANIC LEAD
Lead journey elevator mechanics and perform skilled work on (vertical transportation equipment) elevators, dumbwaiters, escalators, hoists, and moving walks.
Positions in this class are distinguished by responsibility to assign and lead work at the job site, relating to the maintenance and repair of (vertical transportation equipment) elevators, hook lifts, overhead movable cranes and hoists, etc.
Perform all duties of an elevator mechanic;
Lead assigned personnel in the performance of work;
Assure adherence to safety rules and precautions by assigned personnel;
Develop preliminary cost estimates for installations and repairs;
Develop methods and procedures to be followed by assigned personnel;
Perform alteration, repair, and maintenance of buildings, facilities, and equipment;
May perform work in other trades;
Perform related duties as required.
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
One-year, full-time experience as a journey elevator mechanic, or equivalent trade skill. Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator's license may be required.
Class Specification History
New class code, formerly 5346, effective July 1, 2007.