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Maintenance Specialist

Company: Pima County Government
Location: Tucson
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

0912 - Trades Maintenance Specialist (Building Maintenance Specialist - Mission Road/Jail)These three (3) positions, -with rotating shifts, are located in the Facilities Management Department. - -OPEN UNTIL FILLED -Salary Grade: 41Salary: $19.67 HourlyLeads, participates, or operates independently in providing journey-level maintenance, repair, diagnosis, troubleshooting, construction, fabrication, and preventive maintenance. Requires technical skills, experience, and knowledge in area of specialization, as well as training, lead, or supervisory skills, and knowledge. Accountable for activities and ensures services or products comply with written procedures, engineering drawings, specifications, contracts, industry standards, and statutory codes and requirements. -Duties/Responsibilities(Work assignments may vary depending on the department's needs and will be communicated to the applicant or incumbent by the supervisor.) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -In Many Settings:

  • Performs skilled analysis and repair of equipment, systems, and vehicles;
  • Leads others in highly skilled fabrication or modifications of existing or proposed equipment, facilities, systems, or their components from verbal directions, sketches, plans, engineering drawings, or technical references;
  • Inspects, services, and maintains assigned tools, equipment, and vehicles;
  • Performs quality control analysis on equipment or supported systems for proper functioning and performs remedial actions necessary to assure optimum operations;
  • Inspects, approves, or certifies work of others (if certified or authorized to do so);
  • Maintains comprehensive activity, operations, service, and usage records on supported vehicles, equipment, and systems;
  • Prepares oral and written activity reports;
  • Prepares estimates for unique or complex operations, maintenance, and special projects from rough sketches and engineering plans or drawings, and documents use and expenditure of materials, supplies, and equipment;
  • Prepares sketches and drawings for work proposed or in progress to communicate needed information to supervisors, subordinates, and contractors;
  • Coordinates own or work-unit activities with other work units, agencies, or contractors to assure optimal use of available resources and to minimize disruptions of service or support;
  • Monitors contractor performance (including contractor-supplied goods and services);
  • Conducts on-the-job training for employees in assigned work-unit;
  • Stores, handles, uses, and disposes of hazardous materials required, encountered, or generated in work activities;
  • Maintains security and accountability for all tools, equipment, and materials, particularly for work in medical, law enforcement, detention, or correctional settings;
  • Maintains and uses safety and personal protective equipment;
  • Implements work-site traffic control procedures to ensure safety;
  • Explains rules, regulations, or procedures to the public and other County employees for use of County facilities;
  • Collects, labels, transports, and analyzes samples of fluids, solids, effluents, etc., encountered in work. -Facility/Grounds Maintenance Settings:
    • Supervises and participates in cutting, trimming, seeding, fertilization, and application of herbicides/pesticides to turf grasses, soils, trees, and ornamental shrubs;
    • Identifies common and abnormal conditions and diseases of turf grasses, trees, and ornamental shrubs and directs appropriate remedial actions.KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: -Knowledge of:
      • operation and maintenance of tools, equipment, and materials encountered in area of assignment;
      • effective lead, training, and communications techniques;
      • hazards and safety procedures or equipment required in the area of specialization or assigned areas;
      • codes and standards applicable to the craft, trade, specialty, or area of work assignment; basic contracting processes.Skill in:
        • performing journey-level tasks of the skill, trade, craft, or area of specialization;
        • following written and oral instructions;
        • preparing working sketches, drawings, and estimates of resources required for assigned projects;
        • interpreting and applying required codes or standards to work situations;
        • maintaining written documentation of activities;
        • leading, supervising, and evaluating the work of others;
        • conducting and coordinating specialized and on-the-job training in the skill, craft, trade, or area of specialization;
        • communicating effectively. -Minimum Qualifications(1) Completion of an industry-recognized apprenticeship program in building maintenance, plumbing, HVAC, or electrical -and -one year of journey-level experience in the same trade, craft, or operational area of required expertise.(Relevant education may substitute for up to six months of the aforementioned experience.)OR:(2) Five years of journey-level experience in -building maintenance, plumbing, HVAC, or electrical.(Relevant education may substitute for up to two and one-half years of the aforementioned experience.)OR:(3) Two years of experience with Pima County as a Trades Maintenance Technician in -building maintenance, plumbing, HVAC or electrical. Some positions may require additional specialized training and/or experience.(Relevant education may substitute for up to one year of the aforementioned experience.)Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see resume" on your application.Preferred Qualifications: (Be specific in describing your experience in your application. Ensure the descriptions provided illustrate your competencies, specifically addressing the required and preferred qualifications.):
        • GENERAL BUILDING -MAINTENANCE: Requires three (3) years of experience in general building maintenance:
          • Repairing or replacing commercial/institutional-grade plumbing fixtures to include faucets, sinks, water closets, flushometers, urinals, and waterless units.
          • Evaporative cooling tower maintenance.
          • Utilizing mechanical and power drain augers.
          • Reading and interpreting rough drawings and mechanical blueprints.
          • Participating in aggressive preventative maintenance programs.
            • Experience troubleshooting and repairing air handling equipment: bearings, shafts, fans, pulleys, dampers, belts, chilled and hot water coils.
            • Experience performing filter changes, lubricate, inspect, and document HVAC and chilled water equipment.
            • Experience calibrating or replacing pneumatic and low-voltage thermostats.
            • ELECTRICAL:
              • Experience servicing and repairing commercial lighting fixtures, light controls, switches, and receptacles.
              • Experience troubleshooting electrical motors and motor control centers.
              • Experience replacing a variety of electrical motors and associated components.
              • Experience with lock-out tag-out compliance procedures and understand electrical schematics.
              • Experience using and understanding voltage meter and amp probes.
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