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Maintenance Mechanic

General Definition of Work
Performs intermediate semiskilled work in the electrical, construction, maintenance and repair of public facilities, buildings, grounds, streets, utilities, equipment and related facilities, and related work as apparent or assigned.  Work will be performed under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor.

Essential Functions
Performs electrical, plumbing, building or mechanical equipment maintenance to County property or buildings.  Receives and maintains inventory of parts for machinery at various locations; maintains account and purchase order information for parts.  Repairs various pieces of furniture and wooden facility features; moves office furniture.  Conducts inspections on fire extinguishers and exit lights.  Repairs plumbing facilities and fixtures; replaces floor tiles.  Performs carpentry, electrical, mechanical and plumbing repair and maintenance work including painting, roof maintenance and gutter cleaning.  Checks, maintains and services HVAC systems.  Maintains electrical components dealing with HVAC in County buildings.  Maintains refrigeration equipment.  Deals with Freon and recovery equipment within EPA regulations.  Oversees vehicle maintenance and repair of County vehicles.  Cleans and maintains County pools.  Performs snow removal.  Operates heavy equipment.

Education and Experience 
High school diploma or GED and moderate experience working in building or other structure maintenance, working on electrical maintenance and repair, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Electrical background strongly preferred. 

Application Process
Applications may be obtained from and returned to the Human Resources Office, 408 Summit Drive/PO Box 1968, Sanford, NC 27331.  The position is open until filled.

 Females and minorities are encouraged to apply.  Lee County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disabling condition in employment opportunities.   Pre-employment drug testing is required.  www.leecountync.gov