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MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN in Edinburg, TX at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 11/20/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Edinburg, TX
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/20/2020

Job Description

Facility: MID VALLEY HOUSE

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary

Under general supervision, performs general maintenance work with moderate latitude for exercising individual knowledge and technical skill.

 Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Surveys assigned jobs and ensures that sufficient and proper materials and tools are on hand to complete work.
  • Directs work, provides technical assistance and performs inspections of work performed by detainee maintenance staff.
  • Performs preventive, corrective, and emergency maintenance.
  • Operates equipment and machinery related to assigned area.
  • May perform carpentry work in repairing or replacing doors, windows, walls, flooring, roofing and any other work pertaining to wood structures.
  • May perform plumbing, heating and air conditioning work in repairing furnaces, duct work, air conditioners, piping, instrument controls, wash basins, toilet facilities, or any other related work requiring these skills.
  • May perform electrical work in repairing and replacing fluorescent fixtures, control switches, disconnecting wiring or any other related work requiring these skills.
  • May perform minor construction such as building storage bins, stockroom shelves, counters, and workbenches using precision hand tools and power tools.
  • May perform mechanical work involving repair and maintenance of facility machinery, motors and vehicles.
  • Maintains records of repairs.
  • Assists in maintaining the security of assigned resident offenders.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements



Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Two (2) years general maintenance and/or related construction trade.
  • Must have knowledge of equipment necessary for making proper repairs.
  • Able to perform general plumbing, carpentry, mechanical and electrical repairs;
  • Effectively communicate with residents and staff; react quickly and appropriately in an emergency situation.
  • Valid, active driver's license.