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Maintenance Technician

Company: Kane County Government
Location: Saint Charles
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision, is responsible for the maintenance of County Buildings and Grounds, as assigned. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLIITIES: Ensures that Kane facilities are maintained in a fiscally responsible manner, while complying with all regulations established by local, state, federal codes and laws. Responsible for providing day-to-day maintenance of buildings, grounds, and other duties as assigned, with a strong emphasis on electrical,HVAC mechanical, plumbing, general maintenance, snow removal services and custodial functions. Provide day-to-day general repairs and cleaning to the Buildings and grounds, as assigned. Perform repair work including, but not limited to, HVAC equipment, piping, plumbing, pumps, motors, boilers, light carpentry, painting, drywall and plaster repairs. Unclog toilets Complete daily, weekly, and monthly preventive maintenance procedures and other duties as assigned by the Supervisor. Must follow safety procedures while doing assignments. Is on call after hours and on weekends for emergencies. Other duties as assigned KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: Proven knowledge in facility management operations to assist in the day-to-day functions of the Building Management Operations Department. Proven mechanical skills in facility maintenance operations and construction projects. Must be proficient in Word, Excel, CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management Systems) must possess good typing skills and oral and written communication skills. In addition, strong interpersonal skills including tact, patience, and courtesy. Possess a valid driver's license and be able to pass a criminal background check. Be a good team player. Have the ability to operate power tools, hand tools, vacuum cleaners, floor machines, lawn mowers, snow blowers, snowplows, mops, scrub brush, and other equipment as directed. Have knowledge and experience in the methods, practices, tools and materials used in maintenance and repair work. Have knowledge of occupational hazards and necessary safety precautions to be followed. Have ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail. Must be able to follow directions. Operate a computer which controls and monitors mechanical equipment systems and work order system. Replace and repair electrical and plumbing as needed. Work as needed with the janitorial staff by cleaning buildings Be able to solve problems with limited directions. Possess a valid driver's license and be able to pass a criminal background check. Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others and have strong interpersonal skills to be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Knowledge of policies and practices governing public sector and facility operations. Proficient in Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel, etc. EDUCATION: Required: High School DiplomaJob Type: Full-timePay: $19.00 - $28.00 per hourBenefits: Dental insurance Health insurance Paid time off Vision insuranceSchedule: 8 hour shift Monday to Friday On callAbility to commute/relocate: Saint Charles, IL 60175: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Application Question(s): Are you able to pass an Illinois State Police background check?Experience: Maintenance: 2 years (Preferred)License/Certification: Driver's License (Required)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Kane County Government, Elgin , Maintenance Technician, Professions , Saint Charles, Illinois

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