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Maintenance Repair

Date Posted:  Sep 17, 2021
Requisition ID:  243042

Knightstown, IN, US, 46148


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. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


About The Adjutant General's Office

The Adjutant General’s Office (AGO) provides a dynamic workplace while serving the Indiana National Guard at its various facilities throughout the state.  AGO’s programs and projects offer exciting opportunities for professionals in many fields - from maintenance repair to cadre to civil engineers - looking to begin or advance their careers.  AGO offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, as well as an outstanding work/life balance.  AGO offers agency specific benefits, such as a physical fitness program, an opportunity to work an alternative work schedule, and a spot bonus program to reward hardworking employees.


Salary Information:

The salary for this position typically starts at $25,766.00 annually.


About the Job:

You will perform cleaning, general & preventive maintenance, and minor repairs to building(s), equipment and grounds at the Hoosier Youth Challenge Academy in Knightstown, Indiana.

A Day in the Life:

The essential functions of this roles are as follows:

  • Performs general cleaning duties including, but not limited to dusting, mopping, stripping, waxing, buffing floors; vacuuming carpets and upholstery; emptying non-hazardous and recyclable waste containers; washing walls, windows, and mirrors; sanitizing and cleaning restrooms.
  • Performs grounds maintenance work including, but not limited to mowing, trimming, fertilizing, leaf removal, trash pick-up, snow and ice removal, and minor repair of parking areas, roads and walks.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on air-conditioning units, heating systems, water heaters, plumbing, electrical, etc. 
  • Maintains safe building conditions by repairing and replacing broken doors, latches, locks, window glass, etc.
  • Repairs and/or replaces leaky faucets and toilets, plugged drains, burned out light bulbs, broken electrical switches, outlets and light fixtures, minor repairs to furniture.
  • Inspects and maintains fire extinguishers IAW National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).
  • Distributes and restocks paper towel and bathroom tissue dispensers.
  • Paints walls, ceilings, door trim, window casings, not routinely requiring scaffolding.

The job description 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.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to interview and to perform the essential functions of this role.

What You'll Need for Success:

  • One (1) year full time experience in building or maintenance trades. Substitution: One semester or one quarter of a recognized vocational training program in building or maintenance trades.
  • High School Diploma or High School Equivalent (HSE).
  • Working knowledge of, and ability to use skills in, carpentry, masonry, plumbing and electrical repairs.
  • Ability to read and follow instructions and to handle simple mathematical problems per the aforementioned duties.
  • Ability to determine malfunctions of electrical and mechanical equipment and make simple repairs.
  • Ability to read blueprints and understand schematics.
  • Have and maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of hand and power tools.

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.


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) and vision/dental coverages 
  • Wellness program (offers premiums discount for the medical plan) 
  • Health savings account (includes bi-weekly state contribution) 
  • Deferred compensation account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match 
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options 
  • Group life insurance 
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits 
  • Paid vacation, personal and sick time off 
  • Competitive leave policies covering a variety of employee needs 
  • 12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years 
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program 
  • New Parent Leave 
  • Free Parking 
  • Free LinkedIn Learning 


Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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