Order Type :
Temp to Permanent
MAINTENANCE MECHANIC SPECIALIST
Pay Range: $17.42/hr. - $26.01/hr. ($36,233.60 - $54,100.80/annually)
Shift: Monday - Thursday, 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM (40 hours/week)
Location: 250 Buckeye Loop Winter Haven, FL 33880
Health Benefits Package, Including Paid Holidays
*** This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement ***
Must have the physical, developmental and mental ability to perform job tasks, work
efforts, responsibilities and duties of the job illustrated below:
Skilled and specialized work in the maintenance and repair of buildings, electrical, mechanical
and air conditioning equipment.
Makes repairs to specialized equipment, including air handling and refrigeration systems and
electronic apparatus. Troubleshoots and repairs short circuits and broken wires. Installs or
replaces electrical fixtures. Repairs and replaces electric motors and switches. Changes oil and
cleans HVAC equipment, makes repairs to circuits and thermostats, makes repairs to air
compressors and pneumatic devices. Performs plumbing work from prints to finished product.
Installs flush tanks, sink bowls and commodes, repairs water and sewer lines. Repairs various
equipment and appliances. Repairs door locks and frames. Performs carpenter repairs and
woodworking duties. Repairs roofs and partitions. Operates power saws, lathes and related
equipment, and all power tools.
Ability to use cutting torch and arc welder. Makes repairs to specialized mechanical equipment.
Calibrates and adjusts equipment and tests devices. Performs water tests for cooling towers.
Maintains hot water and boiler systems. Repairs pumps, replace bearings, and seals. Performs
related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS
Knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and practices used in the building, electrical,
plumbing, carpentry, H.V.A.C./Refrigeration, or mechanical crafts. Knowledge of occupational
hazards and safety precautions of the specific trades. Ability to work from oral and written
instructions, from simple diagrams and sketches. Skill in using a variety of standard hand tools,
machines, power equipment and test equipment.
Must be able to read and interpret building prints and wiring schematics for the purpose of
trouble shooting building and equipment problems. Ability to see, ambulate independently,
drive, climb, bend, stoop, sit and stand. Ability to push, pull and/or lift up to forty five (45)
Graduate of an accredited high school or possess an acceptable equivalency diploma and have a
minimum of three (3) years experience in general trades work in one or more of the building
Must possess or obtain a Universal Refrigeration Certification as required by the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency. Such certification must be obtained within six (6) months of
employment in this position. Failure to obtain certification may result in termination of
Must have a valid driver's license and be able to secure a valid Florida drivers license at the time
of employment. Must have home telephone as employee is subject to emergency call out and
stand by. Must have transportation to work.
Must be able to pass a national background check, mandated by the Florida Department of Law
Enforcement, to include on-line security training.
A comparable amount of training and related experience may be substituted for the minimum
Prefer applicants with Journeyman level knowledge and experience.