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Maintenance Repair 2

Date Posted:  Aug 2, 2022
Requisition ID:  363501

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46204


Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


At the State of Indiana, we don’t just talk about diversity and inclusion – Our goal is to create a welcoming, accessible, and equitable workplace, with a workforce that is representative of the State of Indiana population. As a proud equal opportunity employer, reasonable accommodations may be available to enable individuals with disabilities to interview and to perform the essential functions of a role.



This position is commensurate with education and experience. 


Next Level benefits at the State of Indiana are here! Be sure to review our expanded benefit package offerings below.


About the Job:

As the Maintenance Carpenter, you will be responsible for performing a variety of tasks in connection with the preventive maintenance and general upkeep of the structural woodwork and equipment in a state facility.   

A Day in the Life:

The essential functions of this role are as follows: 

  • Build, install, and repair structures or fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, trim, or hardware, using carpenters' hand or power tools. 
  • Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment. 
  • Repair machines, equipment, or structures, using different tools 
  • Coordinate equipment delivery and repairs. 
  • Repair and refinish free standing furniture.


The job profile is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice. 

What You'll Need for Success:

You must meet the following requirements to be considered for employment: 

  • Working knowledge of standard practices, processes, procedures, materials, and tools of the carpentry trade. 
  • Ability to plan, layout and construct carpentry work of average difficulty from work orders, sketches and simple blueprints. 
  • Ability to skillfully use a variety of hand and power tools, shop woodworking equipment and standard measuring instruments, 
  • Working knowledge of different woods and the effect of climatic conditions on building materials 
  • Knowledge of federal, state and local building codes and regulation. 
  • Knowledge of federal, state and local safety regulations. 

Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes: 

  • Three (3) medical plan options (including RX coverage) as well as vision and dental plans;
  • Wellness program (offers premium discount for the medical plan and gift cards);
  • Health savings account, which includes bi-weekly state contribution; 
  • Flexible work scheduling options, including the potential for hybrid remote work for employees whose work may be performed outside state facilities;
  • Deferred compensation 457B account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match; 
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options; 
  • A robust, comprehensive program of leave policies covering a variety of employee needs, including but not limited to:
    • 150 hours of paid new parent leave; 
    • Up to 15 hours of paid community service leave;
  • Combined 180 hours of paid vacation, personal, and sick leave time off; 
  • 12 paid holidays, 14 on election years; 
  • Education Reimbursement Program;
  • Group life insurance; 
  • Referral Bonus program;
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits; 
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program; 
  • Free Parking for most positions;
  • Free LinkedIn Learning access;


Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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