Maintenance Repair

State Of Indiana West Lafayette , IN 47906

Posted 3 weeks ago

Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana's communities every day.

About the Indiana Veterans' Home

The Indiana Veterans' Home, located in West Lafayette, Indiana, is the only long term care facility in Indiana dedicated to serving veterans and their spouses. We provide a beautiful, healthy and home-like environment for veterans and their spouses to live. Residents enjoy a variety of onsite and offsite activities, excellent health care, and a rich history that only a facility such as IVH can provide.

Salary

Salary for this position is commensurate with experience.

About the Job

As a Maintenance Repair you will act as a senior worker providing preventative maintenance services and repairs to equipment, machinery, buildings and grounds in a variety of trade areas.

A Day in the Life

  • Makes both routine and non-routine masonry, carpentry, plumbing and electrical repairs and replacements;

  • Assists a skilled tradesperson on major projects including installation of new plumbing or electrical equipment in an entire area or forming and pouring sidewalks, steps and ramps;

  • Acts as the team leader to lower-level maintenance personnel coordinating and assigning their work on a daily basis;

  • Provides preventative maintenance and repairs to specialized equipment in one area of the facility that requires duties in plumbing, electricity and/or carpentry;

  • Operates heavy equipment such as a bulldozer and/or a grader;

  • Repairs small engines including tractors and lawnmowers;

  • Performs light welding;

  • Installs tile, window glass, doors, wiring and conduits, plumbing fixtures and other varied items.

What We're Looking For

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Must possess a valid commercial driver's license (CDL) or must obtain within 90 days of employment.

What You'll Need For Success

  • Ability to use and repair a wide variety of hand and power tools, vehicles and small engines;

  • Working knowledge of, and ability to use skills in, carpentry, welding, masonry and plumbing;

  • Ability to make repairs to electrical and mechanical equipment;

  • Ability to use and repair a wide variety of hand and power tools, vehicles and small engines;

  • Ability to operate heavy equipment;

  • Ability to set tile and finish concrete and plaster;

  • Ability to coordinate the work of others;

  • Ability to read and follow guidelines and blueprints and to handle simple mathematical problem when making repairs;

  • Ability to lift heavy equipment and tools in making repairs;

  • Ability to obtain and hold a valid driver's license;

  • Effectively communicate, both orally and in writing.

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.

Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes:

  • Four (4) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages

  • Wellness program (offers eligibility into a discounted medical plan)

  • Health savings account (includes bi-weekly state contribution)

  • Deferred compensation account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match

  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options

  • Group life insurance

  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits

  • Paid vacation, personal and sick time off

  • Competitive leave policies covering a variety of employee needs

  • 12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years

  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

  • New Parent Leave

Equal Employment Opportunity

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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