This position maintains all Parks and Preserve facilities that would include plumbing, carpentry, basic electrical, irrigation and painting. Employees are expected to perform semi-independently on assigned work and to provide guidance and training to others when completing work. Duties include ensuring tools, materials and necessary resources are available to perform and complete assigned tasks. Tasks are performed in accordance with established procedures requiring initiative and independent judgment. Duties may require the employee to serve in a lead capacity on either a regular or incidental basis. Work conditions, assignments, and supervision received differ, depending on the unit assignment.
2 years of skilled craft or trade experience in 1 or more of following trades; HVAC, carpentry, electrical, drywall/painting and coatings, and plumbing, plus documented skill competency in designated trade(s); or
Completion of a 2 year vocational or technical school program with a diploma or certification in 1 or more of following trades; HVAC, carpentry, electrical, drywall/painting and coatings, and plumbing, plus documented skill competency in designated trade(s).
Possession of a Florida Commercial Driver's License Class "B" within 1 year of appointment.
Assignment to work a variety of work schedules including compulsory work periods in special, emergency, and/or disaster situations.
Highly Desirable Qualifications
Skilled in plumbing and general construction maintenance.
Possession of a Journey Plumbing License.
Performs semi-skilled and skilled work in one or more combinations of assignments in grounds, construction, facilities, maintenance, repair and other miscellaneous functions.
Performs duties with one or more functions, i.e., air conditioning/heating specialists, electricians, mechanics, carpenters, welders, painters, cabinet making specialists and other skilled personnel to build, construct and maintain facilities, buildings, equipment, machinery, etc.
Installs, maintains and repairs electrical systems, electric motors, generators, switches, circuit breakers, fuse boxes and lighting equipment in buildings and other county facilities using various hand tools and test equipment.
Performs installation and repair of plumbing, heating and electrical equipment, lines and systems.
Performs maintenance and repairs in parks and preserves relating to various plumbing systems and construction.
Operates small equipment including but not limited to concrete saw, jackhammer, drills, drain cleaning equipment and other powered hand tools.
Performs carpenter duties to maintain, repair and construct a wide variety of structures using wood, other materials, assemblies, drywall and the entire range of construction materials and products.
Repairs and maintains special tools, equipment and accessories.
Retrieves, reports, and communicates on the status of work assignments using administrative, computer and other means of reporting.
Performs related work as assigned or required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of tools, power tools, and materials using in skilled trade work.
Knowledge of work related hazards and safety procedures.
Knowledge of the methods, materials, equipment, tools and practices for building, electrical and mechanical work.
Ability to troubleshoot defects in machinery and equipment operation, make proper repairs and adjustments, complete assignments.
Ability to read blueprints and schematics, draw sketches of proposed projects plan assignments, order materials and understand and follow oral and written instructions.