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Job Specification 03425




 Under direction, performs a variety of the more complex
 maintenance and repair tasks involved in masonry, plastering,
 carpentry, painting, plumbing, steamfitting, sheet metal,
 electrical, glazing, mechanical, or other types of maintenance
 work and may take the lead in a small maintenance unit; does
 related work.

 NOTE: The examples of work for this title are for illustrative
 purposes only.  A particular position using this title may not
 perform all duties listed in this job specification.  Conversely,
 all duties performed on the job may not be listed.


 Erects simple forms, mixes cement and aggregates, pours, and does
 the finishing work involved in concrete structures.

 Patches and repairs brick and concrete structures.

 Repairs damaged plastered walls and ceilings.

 Installs and repairs locks and fixtures, spackles and paints interior
 and exterior metal, wood, and masonry surfaces. 

 Repairs and constructs simple wooden structures

 Repairs plumbing stoppages and leaks in copper, iron, and other

 Replaces washers and gaskets, and makes general service repairs.

 Does general sheet metal work involved in repairing roofs,
 drainboards, and rainspouts.

 Replaces lightbulbs, fuses, wall plates, fixture cords, and

 Replaces broken glass and reputties.

 Changes lubricants, refuels, and does light maintenance work on
 equipment and vehicles,.

 Cleans tools and equipment.

 May work from instructions or work orders.

 Inspects completed work and may take the lead over a small
 maintenance unit.

 Keeps essential records and files.

 Will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic
 and/or manual recording and computerized information systems used
 by the agency, office, or related units.



      One (1) year of experience in maintenance work involving a
      variety of tasks.


      Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license
 valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather
 than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential
 duties of the position.

      Appointees may be required to possess a valid Commercial
 Driver's License (CDL) and applicable endorsements for the class
 and type of vehicle being operated.

      NOTE: The responsibility for ensuring that employees possess
 the required motor vehicle license, commensurate with the class
 and type of vehicles they operate, rests with the Appointing


 Knowledge of standard tools, materials, methods, and practices
 and of occupational hazards and safety precautions involved in
 performing general maintenance and repair work.

 Ability to understand, remember, and carry out oral and written

 Ability to take precautions in performing the work.

 Ability to obtain, store, safeguard, distribute, and properly use
 equipment, materials, and supplies

 Ability to maintain essential records and files.

 Ability to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or
 manual recording and information systems used by the agency,
 office, or related units.

 Ability to read, write, speak, understand, or communicate in
 English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position.
 American Sign Language or Braille may also be considered as
 acceptable forms of communication.

 Persons with mental or physical disabilities are eligible as long
 as they can perform the essential functions of the job after
 reasonable accommodation is made to their known limitations.  If
 the accommodation cannot be made because it would cause the
 employer undue hardship, such persons may not be eligible.

 CODES: LG-03425             DJ                   11/18/99

 This job specification is for local government use only.