General Building Maintenance Worker I

Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Salary
$40,210.35 - $67,016.77 Annually
Posted
May 18, 2019
Closes
Jun 01, 2019
Ref
19-01052
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
Job Announcement

Performs general repair and maintenance of architectural and structural systems in county buildings. Items such as doors, windows, floors, walls ceiling stairs, office furniture, shelving, roof repairs and other related work. Safely operates, cleans, maintains and stores a variety of stationary and hand tools, inspects facilities to identify architectural, structural, electrical, mechanical and plumbing deficiencies, also conducts building safety inspections. Prepares work requests for all necessary architectural, structural, electrical, mechanical and plumbing repairs and maintenance, coordinates with facility users to correct deficiencies in building systems.

Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • General knowledge of the equipment, materials, methods, practices and tools used in the building maintenance and construction trades;
  • Knowledge of the common hazards and necessary safety precautions;
  • Skill in the use of tools, equipment, materials pertinent to the trades;
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions, diagrams and manufacturers manuals;
  • Ability to maintain good interpersonal relationships;
  • Ability to operate and perform routine maintenance on a County motor vehicle.


Employment Standards

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to completion of the tenth grade; plus completion of an acceptable apprentice-level training program in a specific trade with one year of experience performing building maintenance, repair and/or construction work independently, or two years of varied and responsible full performance-level experience in building maintenance, repair or construction trades.

CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED:
Valid driver's license.

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check, driving record check, and pre-employment physical to the satisfaction of the employer.
This position is considered an "Emergency Service Personnel"

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Three years building maintenance experience.
Strong knowledge of plumbing, carpentry, electrical and HVAC

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must be able to climb extension ladder and scaffolds up to 50 feet in height. Must be able to lift up and carry up to 75 pounds with assistance of dolly, lift or staff. Must be able to bend, stoop, and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions for an extended period of time. All duties performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

SELECTION PROCEDURE:
Panel interview and may include a hands on exercise.

It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314 . EEO/AA/TTY.

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