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MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT, SG-9

Appointment Type: Permanent Non-Competitive

Negotiating Unit: CSEA

Hourly Rate: $15.94-23.05

Location: Fonda

Minimum Qualifications: Must have at least two years of satisfactory experience in maintenance or mechanical work under the supervision of a journey-level trades worker in one of the recognized skill trades (electrical, plumbing, carpentry, etc.) OR completion of an appropriate two-year technical school course. A valid NYS CDL Class B driver license is required to drive large dump and stake rack trucks.

Duties:

Maintenance Assistants perform a variety of semiskilled maintenance, repair, and related activities. Specific duties and job requirements will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Under direct supervision, assists a skilled trade (electrical, plumbing, carpentry, masonry, etc.) worker in the maintenance, repair and rehabilitation of canal buildings, facilities and related equipment;
  • Assists in installation, maintenance and repair of canal equipment;
  • Assists in repair and replacement of plumbing equipment;
  • Assists in the painting of boats, walls, ceiling, wood and metal trimmings and ornaments and;
  • Operates tools and machinery and ensures equipment is in proper working condition.

APPLICATION: 
Interested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications should send a cover letter and resume by the application deadline of June 22, 2018 to recruitment@canals.ny.gov. Please include the position title and location (Maintenance Assistant, Fonda) in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application.

Contact: 
email: recruitment@canals.ny.gov
phone: 518.449.6003


Download Employment Application/Personal Information Record PDF 

This application must be printed and mailed. Data will not transfer if this form is attached to an e-mail.