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Maintenance Repair

Date Posted: 
Requisition ID:  7913

Martinsville, IN, US, 46151

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.


About the Morgan-Monroe State Forest

Morgan-Monroe State Forest encompasses more than 24,000 acres in Morgan and Monroe counties in south central Indiana. The forest land encompasses many steep ridges and valleys, and is forested with some of the state's finest hardwoods.  



This position starts at $24,414/year, however salary may be commensurate with experience.

About the Job

The individual in this Maintenance Repair position acts as a senior worker providing preventative maintenance services and repairs to equipment, machinery, buildings and grounds in a variety of trade areas.

A Day in the Life
  • Makes both routine and non-routine masonry, carpentry, plumbing and electrical repairs and replacements;
  • Assists a skilled tradesperson on major projects including installation of new plumbing or electrical equipment in an entire area or forming and pouring sidewalks, steps and ramps;
  • Acts as the team leader to lower-level maintenance personnel coordinating and assigning their work on a daily basis;
  • Provides preventative maintenance and repairs to specialized equipment in one area of the facility that requires duties in plumbing, electricity and/or carpentry;
  • Operates heavy equipment such as a bulldozer and/or a grader;
  • Repairs small engines including tractors and lawnmowers;
  • Performs light welding;
  • Installs tile, window glass, doors, wiring and conduits, plumbing fixtures and other varied items.
What We're Looking For
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One (1) year of work experience
What You'll Need For Success
  • Must be able to obtain DOC certification to supervise DOC crew.
  • Commerical Drivers License (CDL) is preferred but not required.
  • Ability to use and repair a wide variety of hand and power tools, vehicles and small engines;
  • Working knowledge of, and ability to use skills in, carpentry, welding, masonry and plumbing;
  • Ability to make repairs to electrical and mechanical equipment;
  • Ability to use and repair a wide variety of hand and power tools, vehicles and small engines;
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment;
  • Ability to set tile and finish concrete and plaster;
  • Ability to coordinate the work of others;
  • Ability to read and follow guidelines and blueprints and to handle simple mathematical problem when making repairs;
  • Ability to lift heavy equipment and tools in making repairs;
  • Ability to obtain and hold a valid driver’s license;
  • Effectively communicate, both orally and in writing.


Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana

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

  • Four (4) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages
  • Wellness program (offers eligibility into a discounted 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


Equal Employment Opportunity

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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