Under general supervision, to perform a variety of semiskilled carpentry, painting, plumbing and electrical work in the repair and maintenance of animal shelter buildings and equipment; and to do other work as required.
This is a journey level class. Incumbents perform a variety of semiskilled carpentry, painting, plumbing and electrical tasks in the repair and maintenance of Shelter buildings and equipment.
Performs rough carpentry work in erecting partitions, repairing and hanging doors, building shelves, repairing walls and ceilings, building window frames and making minor repairs to wooden fixtures and furniture; does minor electrical work such as replacing switches, sockets, wall plugs, floor receptacles, light bulbs or fluorescent fixtures, fuses and breakers; does simple wiring; repairs or replaces leaky faucets, pipes, toilets, sinks and drains; performs routine maintenance on mechanical equipment such as greasing, oiling, and replacing worn or defective parts; repairs furniture; replaces broken windows; paints interiors and exteriors of buildings; assists skilled workers in more complex electrical, mechanical and plumbing work; may direct the work of temporary staff.
Training and Experience: Any combination of training and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and abilities, is qualifying. A typical way to obtain these knowledge and abilities would be:
One year of experience in either general building maintenance work or in any of the building trades or as a Maintenance Custodian for a public or private agency.