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Building Maintenance Worker

Mission Viejo, California 92692
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Saddleback College


Building Maintenance Worker

Pay Range:124, Step 1 is $4,310.00 per month


Classification Benefits:

The District offers a comprehensive package of insurance benefits to eligible employees, which includes medical and dental insurance, a vision-care plan, life insurance and dependent life coverage, accidental death and dismemberment coverage, and a long-term disability income-protection plan. All premiums are fully paid by the District. Mandatory retirement incentive is with California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS).


Summary Description:

Under general supervision from higher level supervisory or management staff, performs a full range of semi-skilled duties related to the maintenance, repair and cleaning of assigned buildings and facilities; may assists in skilled maintenance trades including plumbing, carpentry, HVAC, and electrical; operates a variety of maintenance and repair tools and equipment; and maintains current records of maintenance and repair work. May receive functional supervision, technical training and work direction from a higher-level building maintenance worker.


Distinguishing Characteristics:

This is the journey level class within the Building Maintenance Worker series. Employees within this class are distinguished from the Lead Building Maintenance Worker in that the latter position serves as a lead worker over lower level building maintenance staff and is assigned the more difficult and complex work of the unit. Employees at the Building Maintenance Worker level are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies of the work unit.


Representative Duties:

The duties are typical for this classification. Incumbents may not perform all of the listed duties and/or may be required to perform additional or different duties from those set forth below to address business needs and changing business practices. Please see Job Duties for details.


Knowledge of:

• Operations, services, and activities of a building maintenance program. 

• Methods, materials, tools and equipment used in general building and facility maintenance and repair. 

• Operational characteristics of maintenance and repair equipment and tools used in the area of assignment. 

• Construction and maintenance methods and equipment. 

• Properties of various kinds of woods. 

• Basic mathematical principles. 

• Methods, materials, and equipment used in custodial work. 

• Pertinent building and construction codes and regulations. 

• Principles and practices of record keeping. 

• Occupational hazards and standard safety practices.


Ability to:

• Perform a variety of semi-skilled repair and maintenance work on assigned buildings and facilities. 

• Use and operate a variety of tools and equipment required for the work in a safe and efficient manner. 

• Estimate time, material, and labor costs for maintenance and repair projects. 

• Clean and care for assigned areas and equipment. 

• Perform basic shop mathematics. 

• Maintain a variety of records. 

• Move heavy objects and perform heavy manual labor. 

• Ensure adherence to safe work practices and procedures. 

• Work cooperatively with other maintenance staff. 

• Work independently in the absence of supervision. 

• Understand and follow oral and written directions. 

• Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. 

• Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.


Education and Experience Guidelines:

Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.



Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by specialized training in general building maintenance.



One year of building maintenance or general carpentry experience .


License or Certificate:

Possession of a valid driver’s license and proof of insurability.


To Apply:

Please visit the District’s Employment Opportunities website at https://jobs.socccd.edu for a detailed job description, to learn more about the District and to complete an on-line application.  


NOTICE TO ALL CANDIDATES FOR EMPLOYMENT: The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Public Law 99-603, requires that employers obtain documentation from every new employee which authorizes that individual to accept employment in this country.  EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Posted: 2019-07-26 Expires: 2019-08-25

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