POSTED: 03/22/19


Assists in the repair of hot water boilers, liquid chiller units, compressors, power generators, and kitchen equipment; installs and replaces electrical outlets, light fixtures, switches, wiring, and receptacles; installs and repairs electrical apparatus, wiring, and electrical components of machinery and equipment; installs CCTV and computer cable. Assists with repairs and maintains plumbing, pipes, valves, toilets, sinks, water heaters, and water softeners; visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment; listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction; repairs and maintains physical structure of establishment. Discusses machine operation variations with supervisors or other maintenance workers to diagnose problem or repair machine; dismantles defective machines and equipment and assists in the installation of new or repaired parts. Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment; cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of grounds equipment; installs and repairs electrical components of machinery and equipment. Operates cutting torch or welding equipment; sets up and operates machine tools. Orders parts, equipment, and supplies; maintains a variety of records and files. May participate in an "on call" rotation. "Other duties as assigned" for all maintenance technicians are not limited to but include: moving office furniture and boxes, clearing snow and spreading ice melt, repair bridges and remove downed trees on MKT Trail, etc. To perform these essential job functions there are a number of tasks that require physical effort such as: lifting, climbing ladders, climbing stairs with loads, kneeling, bending, twisting, and/or crouching in awkward positions or working in tight confined spaces. Performs other related duties as needed or assigned.


Full Time, Non-exempt, Benefited

Working hours: 

Primarily Monday - Friday, 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM, with possible on-call rotation


Columbia, Missouri


High School Diploma or GED. General knowledge of fans, pumps, and equipment and controls associated with HVAC systems, fire sprinklers, refrigeration systems, and security door control systems. Lifting is a common, everyday occurrence; the ability to lift over 100 pounds is required. Must meet minimum qualifications set forth by the FBI and MSHP CJIS Security policy.

Starting Hourly Pay Rate: 

$15.19 - $16.14 per hour

Deadline for Application: 

Applications will be accepted until the posting is removed.

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Benefit-eligible employees receive paid vacation, 13 paid holidays, enrollment in the County Employees Retirement Fund, and two matching deferred compensation plans. Other benefits include 100% County paid or low cost employee health insurance premium options, 100% County paid employee dental premiums, subsidized dependent premiums, and County paid long-term disability and life insurance.

An Equal Opportunity Employer