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Performs semi-skilled duties in the operation, maintenance and repair of buildings and related facilities and systems. Typical duties: conducts preventative maintenance on building devices and systems; operates equipment such as mowers, forklifts, tractors, snowplows, saws, jointers, sweepers, and presses; maintains hand and power tools associated with mechanics, carpentry, electrical plumbing, and general building maintenance; patches and repairs roofs; installs door and lock hardware; moves furniture; paints walls and woodwork; patches and repairs pavement; loads coal; hauls debris to dump; cleans and shampoos carpet; replaces broken windows; shovels snow; repairs and maintains scales, lifts, wheel chairs, and therapy pools; assists other maintenance staff performing general related duties; may perform duties in the organization, operation, and minor maintenance and repair of equipment such as snowmobiles, tractors, trailers, pickups, OHV and motorcycles; may install and maintain signs.
Incumbents may work in all weather conditions and move in and around confined spaces. Work involves lifting and carrying items weight approximately 90 pounds, bending stooping, shoveling, and climbing ladders.
Some positions will require a valid driver's license.
Pay range: Min $7.25 - $9.77 hr