Website Missouri Department of Corrections
Annual Salary: $34,126.56
Why you’ll love this position:
A position in the Missouri Department of Corrections is more than a job. It’s a calling. Corrections employees transform lives, equipping Missourians in the criminal justice system with the skills they need to contribute to their communities, inside and outside our walls. More than 95 percent of people who enter the prison system ultimately are released. We want to make sure they’re good neighbors.
We offer great benefits!
Missouri State Employee Retirement System / Deferred compensation plan / Health insurance (medical, vision, dental for employees and family) / Paid life insurance / Long-term disability insurance / Cafeteria plan / Paid holidays / 10 hours annual leave per month / 10 hours sick leave per month / Uniforms provided when required / Pre-service and in-service training / Access to credit union / Direct deposit of paycheck (required) / Employee health, wellness and safety initiatives / MOST 529 College Savings Program
What you’ll do:
Performs routine preventive maintenance and monitoring activities on equipment such as air handlers/ refrigeration and air conditioning units/high and low pressure steam systems/heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems; records, meter and gauge readings; cleans coils and oils motors; and replaces belts, filters, switches, gauges, and motors
Assists skilled carpenters/plumbers/electricians/electronics technicians/other higher-level maintenance staff in performing maintenance, repair and construction activities
Performs routine maintenance: painting building surfaces and equipment/patch plastering walls/carpentry work on such items as furniture, doors, windows, shelves, and floors; plumbing work such as unstopping toilets and drains; replacing faucets/valves/washers; repairing water line leaks; replacing light bulbs/outlets/switches; limited repairs of electrical motors/generators/communication equipment
Performs minor repairs and adjustments to a variety of machines and equipment such as sewing machines/window air conditioners/general office equipment/metal furniture and structures/electronic medical equipment/wheelchairs/automotive equipment/kitchen appliances; and assembles modular furniture
Receives supervision from a Maintenance Supervisor or other designated supervisor; however, duties are generally of limited difficulty and performed according to established procedures and specific instructions that are provided on new or complex work and performs other related work as assigned
All you need for success:
One or more years of semi-skilled experience in general maintenance work (not landscaping/grounds keeping work or custodial/cleaning work); and possession of a high school diploma or proof of high school equivalency
(30 earned credit hours, or 480 clock hours of training in a formal program of instruction in one or more of the building, mechanical, or electrical trades may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience)
All requested documents MUST be received by the closing date listed.
The Missouri Department of Corrections is proud to have a tradition of promotion from within for employees looking for and seeking distinctive career paths. As you work for the department, we invite you to consider your goals and make choices to actively head toward them. We seek to recognize employees who serve with distinction.
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The State of Missouri is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.