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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Maintenance Mechanic II
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City of Norfolk, VA | Norfolk, VA
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Job Description


The City of Norfolk's Department of General Services, Facilities Maintenance division is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic II who will perform maintenance on city buildings and grounds, including interior building maintenance and preventative maintenance of equipment. Work will also involve fence repair and installation, repair, installation and removal of park benches, hardware and fixtures. Tasks also include providing support for special events and exhibits.

Essential Functions

Department Hiring Salary: $31,804

Essential functions include but are not limited to:

* Constructs, installs, maintains, inspects, repairs/replaces various types of permanent and temporary fencing and bollards at parks, building grounds and other locations.
* Constructs, installs, maintains, inspects, repairs/replaces various interior building components and systems including but not limited to walls, doors, windows, floors, ceilings, stairs, cabinets and countertops.
* Constructs, installs, maintains, inspects, repairs/replaces various exterior building components and systems including but not limited to roofs, windows, doors, siding, decks, handrails, balusters, entrance ramps and steps.
* Repairs and replaces concrete sidewalks, steps, curbs, and slabs.
* Inspects, maintains, and assists with repairs of beach lifeguard stands, picnic shelters, benches, and gazebos.
* Provides support for special events by maintaining, delivering to site, setting up, and removing bleachers, temporary fencing, and barricades.
* Repairs, installs, and removes modular furniture system components, file cabinets, partitions, and other office casegoods and appointments. Moves from building to building.
* Obtains estimates for material, parts, hardware, or service to repair buildings, fences, equipment, etc.
* Updates work orders in a web based preventative maintenance management/work order computer application (Facility Dude).
* Schedules, coordinates, and oversees work while serving as liaison between building managers and contractors.

The preferred applicant will have the ability to:

* Drive and operate a forklift, dump truck, tractor, stake body truck as well as other vehicles and equipment.
* Safely use and maintain the serviceable condition of various hand and power tools employed in building maintenance.
* Experience with a web based preventative maintenance management/work order computer application.
* Stand/walk for extended periods of time, lift from ground to above shoulder, climb, bend, stoop, sit, push, pull, and perform tasks requiring manual dexterity.


Work requires knowledge necessary to understand basic operational and technical processes. Level of knowledge equivalent to four years of high school or equivalency.

Two years' experience as maintenance mechanic.

Additional Information & Requirements

Valid Driver's License. A DMV transcript is required (obtained within the previous 30 days), at time of interview.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Occasional additional work will be required due to facility emergencies, events, and/or contractor work scheduling.