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The Facility Services Department is seeking multiple Facilities Maintenance Workers to join its dynamic downtown team.
Location and hours:
This position is located at Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis. Work hours will vary between 5 a.m. – 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, work hours for this position may be extended during weekdays, weekends and/or holidays to accommodate the needs of the facility.
In this position, you will:
Perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled building maintenance duties involved in the repair and maintenance of buildings, facilities and grounds.
Perform general duties including: painting, carpentry, light vehicle service, light plumbing, grounds maintenance, and interior and exterior cleaning of the facilities.
Maintain and operate a variety of power and hand tools, equipment and vehicles in a safe and efficient manner.
Operate and maintain large equipment; maintain driveways and other concrete surfaces (e.g. sweeping, snow removal, etc.); shovel and plow snow in extremely cold temperatures.
Need to have:
One of the following:One year or more of custodial or general mechanical and facilities maintenance experience.
Completion of the Career Connections Building Operations Technician Pathway training program.
A valid driver’s license and the ability to obtain a Hennepin County driver’s permit.
Ability to regularly lift up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift up to 100 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation.
Nice to have:
Experience with basic locksmith and door repair duties.
Knowledge of the use of hand and power tools.
Basic computer skills.
Ability to:Operate motorized snow removal equipment.
Work early and/or extended hours, weekends and holidays to accommodate the needs of the facilities.
Work under conditions hazardous to oneself and others; work outdoors in extreme temperatures.
Communicate effectively with customer, clients, and co-workers.
Work as a team member and independently to complete assigned work
About the department:
Facilities Management comprehensively manages, operates, and maintains Hennepin County Properties in support of the county’s overall mission. Three main teams make up this group: Planning & Project Management, Security, and Workplace Safety.
About Hennepin County:
Hennepin is the largest county government organization in Minnesota. Our employees work every day to improve the health, safety and quality of life for our residents and communities. All of our jobs align to one or more of our overarching goals — that Hennepin County residents are healthy, protected and safe, self-reliant, assured due process, and mobile.
Our employees receive a combination of generous benefits and positive workplace culture not found at other organizations. This includes meaningful work that impacts our community, competitive pay, work-life balance, a variety of benefits and opportunities to grow. Learn more at www.hennepin.us/employees.
Hennepin County envisions an organization where our commitment to diversity is fundamental in providing excellent service to our community.
Your future. Made here.
This position is internally classified as a Facilities Maintenance Worker.
Click here to view the job classification specification.
Invitations to interview will be based upon an assessment of education and experience. Final candidates will be required to pass a drug test and background check.
If you have any questions, please contact:
To apply for this job please visit www.hennepin.jobs.