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This position is located in Bishop, Marina, Susanville, Redding, and El Dorado Hills California . Information about locations and surrounding area can be found at Bishop, Marina, Susanville, Redding, and El Dorado Hills California.
We expect to fill many vacancies.
This is a temporary appointment; this position will not convey permanent status and will be for a period not-to-exceed 1039 hours.
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Conduct maintenance of recreation and administrative sites including repairs to facilities.
Repair or replace roofs, doors, wall surfaces, fences, posts, barriers, signs, bulletin boards, and kiosks.
Maintain paint on buildings and other structures.
Repair plumbing, potable water systems, and irrigation systems.
Repair and maintain road by repainting striping, filling potholes, and installing speed bumps. Repair and maintain trails.
Perform landscape maintenance such as mowing, weed abatement, spraying herbicides, planting, seeding, and installing irrigation systems.
Operates various types of equipment including heavy-duty 4x4 pickups, forklift, mower, motorized weed eater, ATV or UTV, skid-steer loader, and a hydraulic pump.
Constructs and installs facilities at recreation sites.
Fabricates and installs bulletin boards, signs, kiosks.
Forms, pours, spreads, and levels concrete walkways to ADA standards. Forms and installs tent pads in campsites, pipe safes, fires grills, and picnic tables.
Performs routine cleaning of facilities and grounds.
Cleans, sanitizes, and maintains restroom facilities, and other sites, comfort stations, picnic tables, and fire grills, and picking up litter at recreation sites.
4749 Maintenance Mechanic
Installation Workers, All Other
Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Workers, All Other
Maintenance Workers, All Other
Repair Workers, All Other
Workers, Installation, All Other
Workers, Maintenance, All Other
Conditions of Employment
U.S. Citizenship is required.
Be sure to read the ?How to Apply? and ?Required Documents? Sections.
You cannot hold an active real estate license: nor can you have an interest or hold stocks in firms with interest in Federal Lands.
Direct Deposit Required.
Appointment will be subject to a favorably adjudicated background/suitability investigation/determination.
Your resume must contain enough information to show that you meet the qualification requirements as defined in the announcement. In addition, your responses to the questions must adequately reflect in your resume.
You must be 18 years of age or older to be assigned to a hazardous position.
Some locations may require that you possess and maintain a valid state driver's license while employed in this position.
This is a bargaining unit position.
This position requires regular and recurring overtime and shift work.
OPM Job Qualifications System for Trades and Labor Occupations will be used in determining your qualifications. There is no specific length of training or experience required; however, you must be able to demonstrate through experience shown in the resume materials, that you possess the skill level that has equipped you with the particular job elements to successfully perform the duties of a Maintenance Worker without more than normal supervision.
To qualify for this position, your resume must demonstrate that you have sufficient knowledge and ability in the following job elements:
(Screen-Out) Ability to do the work of a Maintenance Worker without more than normal supervision.
(Screen-Out) Must possess and maintain a valid state driver's license while employed in this position.
Job Element 1: Knowledge of equipment assembly, installation, repair, etc.
Job Element 2: Technical practices (theoretical, precise, artistic).
Job Element 3: Use of measuring instruments.
Job Element 4: Ability to interpret instructions, specifications, etc. (includes blueprinting reading).
Job Element 5: Ability to use and maintain tools and equipment.
Job Element 6: Knowledge of maintenance work related to maintaining grounds, building, and exterior structures.
If your knowledge and ability in the SCREEN-OUT factor above is not sufficient, you will receive no further consideration. In preparing your application, describe in detail the experience and training which you have had that specifically prepared you for this job and to perform the duties described for this job. Experience should be clearly described and documented in your resume. The qualifications reviewer will not assume performance of such duties by Job Titles alone. Address your knowledge, skills and/or abilities in the areas shown in the job-related factors.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.You must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of the announcement.
You must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of the announcement.
Physical Demands: Field operations are a large component of this position. Must have the physical ability to carry moderate loads, hike over rough terrain, climb steep slopes, drive a 4x4 truck pulling a trailer, operate equipment, and use power and hand tools. Work requires walking, climbing, stooping, bending, lying flat, crawling, and repeated lifting. The incumbent must have good vision, reaction reflexes, and depth perception. Physical Demands require coordination for hand, eye, and body. The incumbent exerts physical effort related to actions such as lifting (10-100 pounds), pushing, pulling, carrying objects of various weights, sizes, and shapes
Work Environment: Work is performed in all kinds of environments from an office setting to project sites in rough and steep terrain. Field work involves vehicular and foot access and may involve accessing remote areas. Temperatures may range from near zero to over 110 degrees Fahrenheit. Weather may include periods of rain, snow and heavy winds. Wearing of the authorized BLM uniform is required during field work, and weekend work will also be required. Employee is expected to use and wear personal protective equipment (PPE) while working with noisy equipment; using power and hand tools; when using chemicals and paints in cleaning, whitewater rafting or boating, and other maintenance and construction activities. Work involves some duties that put employee in proximity of noxious gases and fumes. It is expected that employee will wear PPE such as respirators while conducting these tasks and use positive ventilation to reduce risk. Construction work sometimes involves working high above ground level. It is expected that PPE will be used during these activities.
This job does not have an education qualification requirement.
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