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Georgia Employer FACILITIES MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN in Lagrange, Georgia

Under general supervision and instruction this position performs technical duties in the maintenance, repair andcustodial care of assigned buildings.Qualifications/Knowledge:High school diploma or GED, current valid driver\'s license Must have 1 to 2 years experience in a related field Knowledge of facilities maintenance principles and practices Knowledge of plumbing, HVAC and electrical maintenance principles Knowledge of carpentry principles and custodial maintenance principles Skill in planning and problem solving Skill in reading and interpreting maps, drawings and specifications Skill in the use of hand and power tools Skill in interpersonal relations Skill in oral and written communicationEssential Duties and Responsibilities: Performs preventive maintenance on county buildings; inspects buildings to determine maintenance and repair needs Maintains and repairs electrical systems; replaces or repairs switches, receptacles and electrical controls Maintains plumbing systems; repairs or replaces fixtures, pipes and drainage systems; installs plumbing in new or remodeled buildings Maintains HVAC systems; repairs or replaces drain lines, filters and electrical components; troubleshoots electrical components Assists with carpentry and other maintenance repairs as needed; installs sheetrock and drop ceiling Assists in coordinating the work of outside contractors Directs the work of inmate laborers Operates a variety of equipment, including forklift, excavator, etc Responds to after-hours emergencies Performs all other related duties as assigned