24 days old

Facilities Maintenance Technician

City of Salem
Salem, OR 97301
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Salary: $26.47 - $32.33 Hourly
Job Type: Regular (Full-Time)
Job Number: 21-0603-01
Location: Salem, OR
Department: Facilities Services

Job Summary
The City of Salem has an exciting career opportunity for you! Facilities Services Division is recruiting for mechanically and technically skilled individuals to fill a current vacancy. Do you enjoy getting your hands dirty working on and managing contractors for a variety of building mechanical equipment such as plumbing, electrical, fire and life safety, elevators, and generators? This position requires use of personal computers for communicating and navigating through computerized maintenance management systems and automated building controls. Ideal candidates will be those that excel at customer service, solving problems, and working in a small team of other skilled technicians. If these traits and work activities appeal to you, then consider applying for the Facility Maintenance Technician!

Perks of working for the City of Salem include excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits for you and your family. In addition, the City also provides its own Health Hub clinic for employees and their dependents for routine care, immunizations, etc., most often with same-day appointments available, at no additional cost to you (depending on the chosen medical plan)! The City also contributes both the employer AND the employee portions toward your retirement. As a full-time employee, you will receive 10 paid holidays and up to two paid personal holidays each year, plus sick leave and vacation to make for a great family-work balance.

What are the minimum qualifications?
  • Must pass the pre-employment background check and job fitness assessment.
  • Must have an Oregon Drivers license and meet the City of Salem's driving standards
  • High school diploma or GED, supplemented by the completion of technical courses in heating, ventilating, air conditioning systems, pump repair, and basic electricity/electronics, or related subjects to the position being filled and four to five years' experience in the maintenance and repair of building operating systems in facilities or mechanical equipment systems or any combination of experience and training that demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and abilities as listed, and ability to perform the examples of work.
  • Must pass criminal background check necessary to obtain Criminal Justice Information System clearance and Law Enforcement Data System certification within 30 days of hire (clearance must be maintained throughout employment)
  • Desired attributes include possession of current Limited Maintenance Electrician (LME) Certification, and/or experience with automated building controls
Where can I find out more about the position?

Go to the menu option for Class Specifications and search for Facility Maint Tech or view by clicking here.

How can I apply?

The City of Salem invites individuals of all diverse communities and backgrounds to apply for our available job opportunities as we strive to provide the best service to everyone. The City of Salem is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all and has a culture that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, we are better able to serve the community.

To apply, click on the green "Apply" button to complete your application. Make sure that you specify how you meet the qualifications outlined in the class specification and complete the application.

Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications as outlined above but not selected for this position may be placed on an eligibility list, and candidates may be hired from the list. Eligibility lists are valid for six months. The City will send email notifications to eligible candidates about potential hiring opportunities so please ensure your email settings accept our system generated email notifications.

You may subscribe for automatic notification of job openings at the City through the Job Interest Cards - sign up today!

For more information about employment at the City of Salem, please visit our website at www.cityofsalem.net/jobs .




Posted: 2021-04-12 Expires: 2021-05-13

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