Purpose: This is semi-skilled and skilled worker in the maintenance and repair of buildings and equipment in several of the building and mechanical trades. Positions of this class may be distinguished from those of Maintenance Worker I by the increased variety and complexity of assignments, independence in carrying out tasks, and responsibility for the final completion of an assignment.
Performs all the responsibilities of Maintenance Engineer I and in addition;
- Performs preventive maintenance and monitoring activities on equipment such as air handlers, refrigeration and air conditioning units, high and low pressure steam systems, and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems; records meter and gauge readings; cleans coils and oils motors; and replaces belts, filters, switches, gauges, and motors.
- Assists skilled carpenters, plumbers, electricians, electronics technicians, or other higher-level maintenance staff in performing more complex maintenance, repair, and construction activities.Paints buildings and equipment; patch plasters walls; and repairs or replaces tiles and other wall coverings.
- Repairs and constructs wood and metal equipment, furniture, doors, windows, shelves, floors, security screens, and other fixtures; assembles modular furniture.
- Opens stopped sewage and drain lines; replaces or repairs faucets, toilets, sinks, valves, water lines, and other plumbing equipment and fixtures.Repairs and replaces electrical outlets, light fixtures, switches, and other controls; performs more complex electrical work with appropriate training and education.
- Capable of supervising a limited number of unskilled and semi-skilled workers involved in routine maintenance and labor work.
- Maintains an inventory and orders supplies, replacement parts, tools, and equipment.
- Receives assignments in the form of work orders, which may be accompanied by sketches, penciled layouts, or blueprints.
- Receives general supervision from a Maintenance Supervisor or other designated supervisor.
- Performs other related work as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
All the skills and Abilities of a Maintenance Engineer I and in addition:
- Intermediate knowledge of the standard tools and practices of the various trades such as mechanical, electrical, plumbing, painting, carpentry, and plastering.
- Intermediate knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the mechanical and building trades.
- Ability to perform semi-skilled and skilled work in a variety of mechanical and building trades.
- Ability to interpret and work from sketches, blueprints, plans, penciled layouts, and drawings.
- Ability to understand and carry out instructions.
- Ability to supervise and instruct semi-skilled and unskilled workers.
- High School Diploma or GED, three or more years of semi-skilled experience in general maintenance work. Certification in one discipline, HVAC, electrical, plumbing, etc.,
- Certificates of continuing education in related disciplines
- Continuing education is required to be met on a yearly basis
- Must possess a valid Driver’s License
- Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
- Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
- Ability to speak effectively before clients
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
- Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
- Internet, and e-mail