The City of Ventura is hiring! We have an immediate vacancy in a key position within the organization. Come join our team as we align our workforce to better serve our community together – they're counting on us.
We are accepting applications for the position of Facilities Maintenance Worker I/II. The Facilities Maintenance Worker I/II performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled construction, installation, maintenance and repair work on municipal buildings and equipment, aquatics systems and parks equipment.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated the ability to 1) Utilize exceptional communication skills coupled with interpersonal and customer service skills; 2) Work effectively independently and as a team; 3) Perform skilled maintenance and repair in either the HVAC, plumbing, or electrical trades, and perform skilled construction, installation maintenance repair work at or approaching the journey level; 4) Document completed work via computerized work order system, and 5) Demonstrate excellent problem solving and decision making skills.
Facilities Maintenance Worker I is the entry-level class in the facilities maintenance series. Under immediate supervision, incumbents perform entry to journey-level work in one or two trades and are expected to work at an increasing skill level in all of the trades utilized by the Facilities Maintenance Section. Under this training concept, incumbents are expected to advance to the Facilities Maintenance Worker II level.
Facilities Maintenance Worker II is the journey-level class in the facilities maintenance series. Under general supervision, work is performed at a level approaching journey level skills in all the skilled trades utilized by the Facilities Maintenance Section including electrical, carpentry, plumbing, heating ventilation and air conditioning, and painting trades as well as at the full journey level in one or more trades. Positions are flexibly staffed and normally filled by advancement from Facilities Maintenance Worker I. When filled from the outside, the job requires the journey level skills described above.
Salary and Benefits
The City offers a total compensation package that includes both a generous salary plus excellent benefit! Salary: $20.38 - $27.23 Hourly DOQ.
Facilities Maintenance Worker I
A combination of education, training and experience equivalent to completion of twelfth grade supplemented by specialized facilities construction and maintenance apprenticeship or trade school and two years of facilities maintenance and construction work experience involving a wide range of current systems, components, and related equipment.
Facilities Maintenance Worker II
A combination of education, training and experience equivalent to completion of twelfth grade supplemented by specialized facilities construction and maintenance apprenticeship or trade school and 18 months work experience performing duties comparable to those of a Facilities Maintenance Worker I with the City of Ventura (3-1/2 years directly related maintenance/construction work experience).
License: Possession of a valid California Class C driver license.
Certificate: Building Operator Certification at time of application is highly desirable.
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete an online City Job Application and supplemental questionnaire by the filing deadline, Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 5:30 p.m.
Go to www.cityofventura.ca.gov/jobs and Apply! EEO/ADA