STATE CLASSIFICATION JOB DESCRIPTION


Salary Group A07

Class No. 9004

MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Performs entry-level maintenance and construction work.  Work involves assisting in maintaining and repairing buildings, utility systems, or stationary and motorized equipment.  Works under close supervision, with minimal latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

Provides tools, materials, and supplies to other maintenance workers.

Loads and unloads supplies, tools, and equipment.

Cleans and maintains work area, machines, and tools.

Performs routine inspections of equipment and operating machinery.

Performs extermination of insects and rodents.

Mows grass, edges walkways and curbs, and trims shrubbery.

Prepares surfaces for painting and plastering.

Assists with carpentry, plumbing, electrical, construction, and mechanical maintenance.

Assists in maintaining and repairing facilities, buildings, equipment, machinery, vehicles, and grounds.

Performs related work as assigned.

GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES

Experience and Education

Experience in building maintenance and repair work. Completion of the eighth grade is generally preferred. Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of building maintenance and general repair work.

Skill in the use of tools and equipment.

Ability to follow written and oral instructions, and to communicate effectively.


State Auditor’s Office

Revised 9-1-17