Maintenance/Construction Technician - 2 Openings!

$32,703 - $51,904 yearly
  • NC Department of Transportation
  • 4809 Beryl Road, Raleigh NC 27606
  • Jul 20, 2021
Full time Engineering Public Works Roads, Streets, and Sidewalks Utilities

Job Description

How to Apply
You MUST apply online at https://bit.ly/3zvtDyz by July 30, 2021 at midnight EST to be considered.  

This posting is for 2 openings, and your application will be considered for both of them!  

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The Challenge
We are looking for a Maintenance/Construction Technician to join our Maintenance Operations and Fleet Management team that:

  • Develops specifications, requisitions, inspects and distributes new high-value highway construction and maintenance equipment and vehicles.
  • Manages bulk purchases and distribution of equipment repair parts, road maintenance supplies, traffic signal device and office supplies.
  • Performs depot level repairs.
  • Modifies and refurbishes equipment and components beyond the capabilities of division technicians.
  • Provides technical support for division maintenance technicians and facilities maintenance.  
  • Provides operator and maintenance training, equipment registration services, warranty information/coordination, budget management, surplus sales, insurance and fuels support for NCDOT divisions.
  • Provides technical assistance to field units in the modification and redesign of in-service equipment.

  In this hands-on role, you will

  • Perform technical work of varying complexity with routine construction, maintenance and repair operations at facilities statewide.
  • Develop and make adjustments to your short term assignments, schedule, and priorities.
  • Be a working technician and participate in the maintenance, repair and minor renovation work to electrical and plumbing in buildings, equipment and utility systems.
  • Service and maintain fuel systems.
  • Engage in housekeeping, grounds and vehicle maintenance, drawing working plans for minor renovations and repairs, cost estimating of repairs and other projects, operation of water/waste water treatment plants.
  • Participate in facility master planning, outside bid package development and implementation.
  • Review and comment on plan sheets from outside designers and contractors.
  • Monitor and inspect contractor construction and renovation projects.
  • Serve as liaison to local officials/regulatory agencies.
  • Participate in overall management/policy making for the facility/agency.
  • Inspect the facility/agency for maintenance needs and safety hazards.

  What You Bring

  • Working knowledge of the standard practices and methods of electrical and plumbing services.
  • Working knowledge of building codes and all other rules and regulations governing repair, maintenance and construction of facilities.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and work from blueprints, sketches, and schematics.
  • Demonstrated ability to train, direct and supervise subordinates and establish/maintain effective working relationships.
  • Skills to independently analyze and interpret policy/policies to address questions and resolve problems.  

Education & Experience

  • High School/GED diploma, and
  • 1+ year of relevant experience; or
  • An equivalent combination of training and experience.

Note

  • We may require current certification by the Environmental Protection Agency as a Type I, II, III or Universal technician.

Questions?
Call me: Cassandra Coxwell at 919-835-8018.  

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