MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN in Laredo, TX at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Laredo, TX
  • Experience:
    5 - 7 years
  • Date Posted:
    4/16/2018

Job Description

Facility: RIO GRANDE DETENTION CTR

Compensation Base: $15.59 per hour

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 detainees.
  •  Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

 Minimum Requirements

  •  High school diploma or equivalent certification required.
  •  Minimum of five (5) years full-time, wage earning experience in general maintenance, construction or related area. Completion of equivalent technical or trade school course may be substituted for two years of the required vocational experience.
  •  Knowledge of maintenance techniques and procedures, including the ability to interpret electrical prints, diagrams, schematics and to make arithmetic calculations required.
  •  Ability to communicate ideas and instructions clearly and concisely required.

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