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Maintenance Specialist IV
Maintenance Specialist IV
Organization: Bullock Texas State History Museum
Posted by Araceli Ripper
- Feb 26, 2018
Posted in Nonprofit Job
Address: 201 E 14th Street, Suite 950, Austin, TX, 78701
Start Date: Feb 26, 2018
Application Due Date: Mar 08, 2018
Job Type: Full Time
8:30 am to 5:30 pm; Work week is Monday
Posting Dates: February 23 - March 8, 2018
Hiring Range: $ 3,200 - $3,800 / a month
This position reports to the Facility Maintenance Manager with additional oversight from the Director of Facilities and
is also responsive to direction from lead maintenance specialists. Performs maintenance, repair, and inspection work
on plumbing, HVAC, steam, air conditioning, electrical, and mechanical equipment for the State Capitol and other
historic buildings managed by the Agency including the Governor's Mansion. May assign and/or supervise the work of
others. Works under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
Work is performed in legislative offices and historic spaces including repairs of historic items. This position is not
sedentary in nature and requires considerable physical and mental exertion, organization and planning. Position
requires on-call periods after regular business hours, including evenings, nights and weekends. May be exposed to
inclement or harsh weather conditions due to the scope and nature of job duties. Must consistently portray a
professional, positive, and calm demeanor while working. The Maintenance Specialist works as part of a team
focused on a service company approach to building maintenance. Displays sound judgment and maintains a
professional, respectful, and service-oriented focus when interacting with other employees, building occupants and
visitors. Performs all other duties as assigned. Must be able to work extended hours in order to be considered.
- Position is required to cross train with all other trades of the Facilities team at the discretion of the Maintenance
- Works under the direction of Lead Maintenance Specialists and plans, schedules, and performs building repair,
renovation, or restoration projects.
- Performs maintenance, repair, or inspection work on electrical, HVAC, plumbing, steam, and other mechanical
- Cleans, services, oils, and adjusts equipment; tightens fittings; aligns and repacks pumps, replaces belts; change
motors; and changes and cleans filters.
- Understanding basic electron theory, how electricity travels, AC and DC currents, single phase and three phase
circuits; and series and parallel circuits and Ohms Law troubleshoots basic electrical circuits. Reads basic wiring
diagrams, and uses multi-meters to read voltage, current and resistance values.
- Familiarity with building automation systems and experience changing temperature in different areas of a building
using a computer or laptop.
- Performs routine electrical work; replaces lamps and ballasts; checks breakers; plugs, switches, fixtures and wires
for appropriate operation.
Diagnoses and repairs problems with magnetic motor starters and remote start-stop stations.
Installs, repairs, and maintains a variety of commercial and residential plumbing fixtures including sinks, toilets, lift
stations, and other related equipment.
Installs, repairs, maintains and adjusts a variety of door closers, locks, hardware, and automated door systems.
Works with event holders on the Capitol Grounds providing electrical services. Works in legislators' offices and with
Governor's staff; maintains confidentiality of work-related information.
This position performs some carpentry and general maintenance repair, renovation, painting, and restoration
Works at all times using established safety techniques; continuously assesses safety conditions to ensure individual
and workplace safety. Complies with all applicable OSHA, agency, local, state,
and federal security and safety rules, regulations, and standards.
May assign and/or supervise the work of others including contractors.
Uses a personal computer to perform routine administrative tasks including work orders, time reporting, and ordering
parts using agency purchasing system.
- Maintains positive working relationships with building occupants responding to requests and issues in a timely,
professional, respectful, and service-oriented manner.
- Ability to work as an integral part of the Facilities team to meet the demands of competing work orders, priorities, and
- Maintains productivity enhancing communications and working relationships with co-workers and managers; third
party contractors and suppliers.
Must be flexible and perform all duties in a manner that promotes public confidence in the SPB and its staff.
Shall have the ability to drive legally in the State of Texas, and be insured by the State Preservation Board while
driving Agency vehicles.
MINIMUM: One year experience in the maintenance and repair of buildings and facilities. Graduation from a standard
senior high school or equivalent is generally preferred. One year experience in satisfactory customer service, handling
service calls. Experience in working with a team, must be a proven team player with a service company approach to
building maintenance. Must have a current driver license and safe driving record. Must be able to safely stoop, reach,
bend, stretch, climb, crouch, lift, kneel; and stand and walk for long periods of time. Must be able to work in high
elevations as needed. Must be able to safely perform physically
and mentally demanding work in hot or cold conditions. Must able to lift up to 50lbs. as needed. Must be able to read
basic wiring diagrams, and perform repetitive tasks as needed. Work conditions may include high electrical noise,
poorly illuminated work areas and confined or underground spaces. Must possess the physical, visual and mental
ability to safely navigate work areas as required.
PREFERRED: The ideal candidate will have a license in electrical, plumbing, or HVAC trade; and three or more years
maintaining and repairing buildings and facilities. Along with computer experience and the ability to schedule and
coordinate multiple projects and proven on-going vocational training.
VETERANS: Military Occupational Specialty Codes (MOS): Army: 91E Allied Trades Spec.; Navy: CM
Mechanic; Coast Guard: BM Boatswain's Mate; Marines: 1300 Basic Engineer, Construction and
Equipment Marine; Air Force: 3E3X1 Structural.
Veterans with other related MOS or additional duties pertaining to the minimum experience
requirements may meet the minimum qualifications for this position and are highly encouraged to
apply. Use your military skills to qualify for this position or other jobs. Go to
www.texasskillstowork.com to translate your military work experience and training into civilian job
terms, qualifications and skill sets or for additional Military Crosswalk information go to
The State Preservation Board is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all qualified applicants
without regard to national origin, race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability,
genetic information, or Veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act
(ADAA), if you require reasonable accommodation in the interview and selection process, please call
the agency's ADA Coordinator at (512) 475-4992.
At the time of hire, selected applicants must show proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. in
compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act. All males who are age 18 through 25 are
required to register with the Selective Service and may be asked to present proof of registration
or exemption from registration upon hire.
The State Preservation Board uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired
employees. To learn more about E-
Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify.
To Apply: Submit a fully completed State of Texas application to the SPB by:Email:
TSPB.firstname.lastname@example.orgFax: (512) 463-3372Mail or in person: 201 E. 14th Street, Suite 950, Austin, TX, 78701For an application and additional information: See: http://www.tspb.texas.gov/spb/employ/employ.htmlor call: (512) 463-5495. All resumes must be accompanied by a fully completed state applications.
All applications must be received by the SPB by the close of business on the final day posted for consideration. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.For additional information about our agency please visit our website: http://www.tspb.texas.gov/Benefits:• Compensation package includes: medical, dental, vision and other insurance options, a defined benefit pension plan and 401K retirement option.• Free parking provided, free individual Museum membership• Position offers a professional work environment
State Job Title: Maintenance Specialist IV Classification: 9044 Salary Group: A-13
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