2017 General Maintenance and Repair Workers
Median Pay: US$36,630
Entry Level: High school diploma or equivalent
Summary
General maintenance and repair workers fix and maintain machines, mechanical equipment, and buildings. They paint, repair flooring, and work on plumbing, electrical, and air-conditioning and heating systems.
Duties

General maintenance and repair workers typically do the following:

  • Maintain and repair machines, mechanical equipment, and buildings
  • Fix or replace faulty electrical switches, outlets, and circuit breakers
  • Inspect and diagnose problems and figure out the best way to correct them
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly
  • Assemble and set up machinery or equipment
  • Plan repair work using blueprints or diagrams
  • Do general cleaning and upkeep of buildings and properties
  • Order supplies from catalogs and storerooms
  • Meet with clients to estimate repairs and costs
  • Keep detailed records of their work

General maintenance and repair workers are hired for maintenance and repair tasks that are not complex enough to need the specialized training of a licensed tradesperson, such as a plumber or electrician.

These workers are also responsible for recognizing when a job is above their skill level and requires the expertise of an electrician; a carpenter; a heating, air-conditioning, and refrigeration mechanic or installer; or a plumber, pipefitter, or steamfitter.

General maintenance and repair workers may fix plaster or drywall. They may fix or paint roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, and other parts of buildings.

They also maintain and repair specialized equipment and machinery in cafeterias, laundries, hospitals, stores, offices, and factories.

General maintenance and repair workers get supplies and repair parts from distributors or storerooms to fix problems. They use common hand and power tools, such as screwdrivers, saws, drills, wrenches, and hammers to fix, replace, or repair equipment and parts of buildings.

Electrician

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
IntroductionVacancies: Three (3) Full-Time/Full Year positionsAppointment Type Temporary Exempt (TEX), this position is excluded by the Charter from the competitive Civil Service examination process and shall serve at the discretion of the Appointing Officer. Duration of this temporary-exempt...
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Patient Care Tech

Type: Part Time
Purpose: Participates in the provision of safe, quality patient care as delegated by the Registered Nurse through support of standards and philosophies of Genesis Medical Center. Provides assistance to nursing staff and physicians in various patient care and non-patient care activities. Performs...
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General Maintenance Mechanic

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Summary/Objective:Under the direction of the Maintenance Lead, the General Maintenance Mechanic performs preventative maintenance, diagnostics and repairs to work camp structures, systems and equipment.HSE Responsibilities:At Arctic Catering, Inc. we value a sound working relationship with our...
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OB Technician

Type: Part Time
Purpose: To provide assistance to nursing staff and physicians in various patient care and non-patient care activities. In a caring, and efficient manner, performs tasks that supports customer service and are necessary to maintain a safe and organized work environment with the following key...
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Library Clerk I AF

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Position Title: Library Clerk 1 AFDepartment: Library & Information ServicesReports to: Workgroup SupervisorFLSA Status: non-ExemptBargaining Unit: AFSCMEPay Grade: 07A ($10.05 min. $12.56 mid. $15.08 max. hourly)Job Status: PermanentFull Time Equivalent: VariesPlease note: A typing test must...
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PARK EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN AF

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Position Title: Park Equipment Technician AFDepartment: Parks,Recreation & Community ServicesDivision: Parks & FacilitiesReports to: Workgroup SupervisorFLSA Status: non-ExemptBargaining Unit: AFSCMEPay Grade: 14A ($14.14 min. $17.68 mid. $21.21 max)Job Status: Permanent, Full-timeFull Time...
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Electrical Superintendent

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
General Summary: Superintendents report to a Supervisor, or the person designated by the Supervisor and are responsible for themanagement of assigned jobs and/or work orders to ensure they are being performed in accordance with existing company policies and procedures. They are responsible for...
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Electrical Foreman

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
General Summary: Work will consist of installation, alterations, additions and/or repairs of electrical systems, conductors and associated materials and equipment within the commercial, industrial and residential electrical construction industry. Foremen are responsible a Supervisor, or the person...
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PARK LABORER - SEASONAL

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Position Title: Seasonal Park Laborer SEDepartment: Parks, Recreation & Community ServicesDivision: Parks & FacilitiesReports to: Workgroup SupervisorFLSA Status: non-ExemptBargaining Unit: nonePay Grade: 05AJob Status: Temporary/SeasonalFull Time Equivalent: 0.54Position SummaryThe...
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Park Maintenance Worker II AF

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Position Title: Park Maintenance Worker-II AFDepartment: Parks, Recreation & Community ServicesDivision: Parks & FacilitiesReports to: Park Maintenance SupervisorFLSA Status: non-ExemptBargaining Unit: AFSCMEPay Grade: 09A($11.08 min. $13.85 mid $16.62 max hourly)Job Status: Permanent, Full...
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Electrical Superintendent

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
General Summary: Superintendents report to a Supervisor, or the person designated by the Supervisor and are responsible for themanagement of assigned jobs and/or work orders to ensure they are being performed in accordance with existing company policies and procedures. They are responsible for...
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Facilities Technician Intern - Mechanical

Type: Internship
Job DescriptionWe are looking for part-time Technician Interns in the following areas:MechanicalJoin Intel-and build a better tomorrow. Intel is in the midst of an exciting transformation, with a vision to create and extend computing technology to connect and enrich the lives of every person on...
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Phoenix, AZ

Facilities Technician Intern

Type: Internship
Job DescriptionJoin Intel-and build a better tomorrow. Intel is in the midst of an exciting transformation, with a vision to create and extend computing technology to connect and enrich the lives of every person on Earth. So join us-and help us create the next generation of technologies that will...
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Phoenix, AZ

Engineering - IRVM Intern

Type: Internship
Under general supervision, assists with construction inspection, material testing, surveying, GIS inventory data entry and record keeping. Assist with Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management related work including seeding, erosion control, brush removal and basic maintenance of equipment. Job...
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Patient Care Tech

Type: Part Time
Purpose: Participates in the provision of safe, quality patient care as delegated by the Registered Nurse through support of standards and philosophies of Genesis Medical Center. Provides assistance to nursing staff and physicians in various patient care and non-patient care activities. Performs...
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Reservations Supervisor

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Supervise, train, schedule and evaluate Reservation Agents, ensuring that all procedures are performed to the hotel's standards. Assist where necessary to ensure optimum service to guests, visitors and other departments.REPORTS TO: Reservations Manager, Director of Revenue ManagementSUPERVISES...
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Maintenance/Porter

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Shashi Group, LLC is a hotel ownership, development, and management company with active properties in the San Francisco Bay Area and plans to further expand its geographic reach. At Shashi Group, we're culture-focused. We believe in empowering each team member to continue to grow and learn -...
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Facilities Technician Intern - Mechanical Process

Type: Internship
Job DescriptionJoin Intel-and build a better tomorrow. Intel is in the midst of an exciting transformation, with a vision to create and extend computing technology to connect and enrich the lives of every person on Earth. So join us-and help us create the next generation of technologies that will...
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Hillsboro, OR

Aquarist II- PartTime

Type: Part Time
General Summary: The Aquarist II is an entry level keeper position with a focus in one animal care area with the ability to competently serve as coverage to at least one other gallery. The Aquarist II reports to the Assistant Curator and communicates effectively with the veterinary staff, members...
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Facilities Technician Intern - Electrical, FMS and Life Safety

Type: Internship
Job DescriptionWe are looking for part-time Technician Interns in the following areas:ElectricalFlexible manufacturing system (FMS)Life Safety areas.Join Intel-and build a better tomorrow. Intel is in the midst of an exciting transformation, with a vision to create and extend computing technology...
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Phoenix, AZ