Navy Exchange Services (NEX) NAVY LODGE MAINTENANCE WORKER in LEMOORE, California

Title: NAVY LODGE MAINTENANCE WORKER Location: United States-California-Lemoore Job Number: 17000287

Job Summary: Performs tasks involved in the upkeep of buildings, grounds, fixtures, equipment, Navy Lodge guest rooms, etc. Typical assignments include simple painting, plumbing, carpentry and electrical repairs.

Duties and Responsibilities: Receives assignments orally or in the form of work orders. Responsible for selecting the proper tools, methods and techniques to complete assignment. Receives advice/guidance in connection with unusual problems. Work is subject to review both during progress and upon completion for compliance with job requirement.

Performs or assists in performing all or a combination of the following:

  • Performs minor carpentry tasks to items such as doors, windows, furniture, cabinets, platforms, bins, pallets, etc. Uses tools such as hammers, hand-saws, planes, screwdrivers and power tools.

  • Inspects and ensures the proper working condition of equipment, machinery and facilities by regularly performing property walk-throughs and inspections.

  • Prepares surfaces and paints a variety of interior items such as shelves, counters and similar items. Uses premixed paints; paints surfaces according to directions; cleans and maintains brushes and other painting equipment.

  • May assist in the installation and repair of broken pipes, leaky faucets, clogged drains, etc. Uses such tools as wrenches, hacksaw, pipe cutters, etc.

  • Performs electrical repairs to appliances, light fixtures, and/or light switches by replacing or insulating defective wiring, etc. Visually inspects repairs to ensure that damaged or broken equipment is repaired/replaced properly. Utilizes a variety of tools such as test lamps, ammeter, etc.

  • Performs preventive maintenance on equipment such as fans, air conditioners, water coolers, grills, broilers, heat lamps and other appliances. Cleans/changes filters, cleans condenser, lubricates various machinery parts and makes minor adjustments to belt tensions. Cleans out dust from coolers, ventilation ducts and cooling vents.

  • May perform preventive maintenance on forklifts, hydraulic pallets, jacks and conveyors; checking for leaks, proper water levels and that making sure that brake and clutch pedals are operating properly. Tightens bleed-off valve, cleans filter, oil reservoir and breather, etc.

  • Maintains compliance with local safety regulations. Informs supervisor of hazardous conditions and unserviceable items.

  • Takes periodic inventory of maintenance stock and equipment, as required.

  • May respond to customer questions regarding the operation of Navy Lodge room appliance and fixtures, as applicable. - Carries out policy of courtesy and customer service.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL EFFORT: Is required to stand, stoop, bend, kneel, climb and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions. Frequently lifts and carries material weighing up to 50 pounds.

WORKING CONDITIONS: Works inside and outside; is exposed to dust and spray fumes in connection with painting responsibilities. Is also exposed to cuts and bruises Qualifications: GENERAL EXPERIENCE: One year of experience that provided the applicant with knowledge of general maintenance practices involving the upkeep of buildings, grounds, fixtures, equipment, etc.

SUBSTITUTION OF EDUCATION FOR EXPERIENCE: One year of high school education may be substituted for 3 months of general experience up to a High School Diploma or GED for one year of general experience.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: One year of general maintenance work in involving simple maintenance work such as painting, plumbing, carpentry and electrical repairs.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: standing, stooping, bending, kneeling, climbing and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions. Frequently lifts and carries material weighing up to 50 pounds.