Building Facilities Maintenance Technician/ Senior Building Facilities Maintenance Technician

Job Description:  
GENERAL INFORMATION: Minnehaha County invites applications for a Building Facilities Maintenance Technician/Senior Building Facilities Maintenance Technician to perform skilled operation, maintenance, and repair work. Consider a rewarding career that offers: • No travel outside the Sioux Falls area • All tools provided • Uniform allowance • Limited, rotating on-call shifts • Opportunities to service a wide variety of equipment utilizing your HVAC, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, and mechanical skills • Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, and life insurance; generous PTO program; extended sick leave program; retirement plan; and a deferred compensation plan. The hiring range for a Building Facilities Maintenance Technician is $20.87/hr to $22.47/hr with full earning potential of $30.20/hr. The hiring range for a Senior Building Facilities Maintenance Technician is $23.03/hr to $24.80/hr with full earning potential of $33.34/hr. This posting is open until filled and review of applications will begin on February 2nd, 2021. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES INCLUDE: Perform semi-skilled installation, adjustment, and repair work on HVAC equipment. Maintain and repair boilers, chillers, roof top units, air handling units, VAV boxes, pneumatic controls, and DDC controls. Maintain the electrical and mechanical security systems. Troubleshoot electrical problems and motor controls. Operate equipment including bobcats, forklifts, lawn mowers, trucks, dump trucks, scissor lifts, boom trucks, generators, air compressors, chain hoists, and snow removal equipment. Perform inside and outside building maintenance including remodeling, sheet rocking, and finish carpentry. Replace and repair tile, carpet, computer flooring, ceiling tile, doors, windows, and overhead garage doors and install and patch cement. Maintain, repair, and replace institutional locks, keypad locks, key switches, computerized locks, and various types of hardware. Maintain, repair, and replace all types of equipment including grills, fryers, electric and steam ovens, steam tables, etc. If incumbent is hired as a "Senior Building Facilities Maintenance Technician", the duties listed are performed at a skilled level. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED plus two years of work experience in equipment repair, plumbing, HVAC, or electrical; or two years of vocational school and two years of relevant work experience; or comparable combination of education and experience may be considered. Possession of a valid drivers license and must maintain a safe driving record. Will be scheduled for a rotating "on call" schedule and required to carry a cell phone or pager to be available for work outside of regular schedule. Must be available to work at all times during the "on call" schedule and therefore must not be under the influence of any drugs or alcohol. Must pass a pre-employment background process. Basic working knowledge of the principles and practices of electrical systems and plumbing installation. Considerable knowledge of the technical and operating methods, tools, and equipment used in testing, repairing, constructing, and maintaining electrical systems, HVAC, and plumbing installations. Basic knowledge of HVAC theory and practices. Working knowledge of federal, state, and local codes, ordinances, and regulations relating to plumbing, HVAC, heating and cooling, electrical installations, and fixtures. Ability to read and interpret blueprints and diagrams. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies, and the public. Ability to maintain professional appearance and demeanor. Consideration for appointment as "Senior Building Facilities Maintenance Technician" requires 4 years of relevant work experience or comparable combination of education and experience.
Vocational Diploma in any of the building trades. Familiarity with Siemens Desigo building automation systems. Carpentry,
electrical, and/or plumbing experience. Possession of computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office products.
Minnehaha County
Job Location:  
Sioux Falls, SD
Salary Range:  
$20.87 - $24.80 Hrly
Application Procedure:  
OUR OFFICE IS LOCATED AT: 415 N Dakota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Job #21-16
Minnehaha County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national
origin, citizenship, ancestry, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability, veterans status,
genetic information, or any other protected group in accordance with state and federal law. Arrangements for accommodations required
by disabilities can be made by contacting Human Resources at (605) 367-4337.
Application Deadline:  

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