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NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY
HUMAN RESOURCES SERVICES
POSITION CLASSIFICATION DESCRIPTION

Position Classification Title: Mason,Ld
Position Classification Code: K4038
Job Family: Grounds and Facilities
Pay Level: 05
Exempt Status: Non-exempt
This description is intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed. It is not intended to be a complete list of specific duties of any particular position. Duties, responsibilities and bargaining unit eligibility may vary based on the specific tasks assigned to the position.
Purpose of Classification:
Lays building materials including concrete and brick and constructs or repairs surfaces or structures.
Standard Duties:
Prepares surfaces prior to beginning work. Fabricates, alters, repairs and maintains walls, sidewalks, street curbs, floors, bathroom showers, sink counters, partitions, manholes and other related structures or surfaces. Lays blocks or bricks following blueprints, plans or drawings. Determines work requirements and sequence of masonry/tile assignments through review of work orders, plans or drawings. Lays out work using chalk lines, plumb bobs, tapes, squares and levels. Mixes cement using hoes, cement-mixing equipment and/or hand tools. Cuts or breaks bricks and concrete using hammers, powered abrasive saws, paving breakers, drills and/or hand tools. Molds expansion joints and edges using edging tools, jointers and straightedge. Operates equipment such as forklift, dump truck and flatbed. Estimates materials and labor.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of related tools, masonry techniques, equipment and materials.
Skill in the construction, alteration, repair and maintenance of masonry structures and surfaces.
Ability to effectively communicate.
Minimum Qualifications:
   Education- None
   Experience- Eight (8) years of experience related to the standard duties as outlined.
   Equivalency- Any equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience as approved by Human Resource Services.
   Certifications/License- Requires a NM Class B CDL
   Departmental Requirements-
   Special Requirements-