The Geo Group

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MAINTENANCE CARETAKER

at The Geo Group

Posted: 1/8/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: J3P23M73Q898H069S3H
Keywords: plumbing

Job Description

Job Description

Facility: SOUTH LOUISIANA CORRECTIONAL CENTER

Compensation Base:

Compensation Bonus (if applicable):

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary:

  • Maintains and repairs physical structures of buildings and adjacent grounds through the use of proper methods and materials in caring for the building(s) and equipment.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Cuts grass, trims hedges, shovels snow, sweeps and cleans walks as well as assisting in keeping outside premises in orderly condition.
  • Moves furniture and equipment, delivers supplies, stores supplies, and runs errands.
  • Performs general maintenance such as making simple repairs to buildings and equipment.
  • Evaluates and coordinates minor plumbing and electrical repairs. Contact and coordinate repairs with vendors.
  • Performs routine custodial duties in the building including but not limited to cleaning latrines, stripping and waxing floors, emptying trash, and restocking paper products and cleaning supplies.
  • Performs, evaluates, and coordinates general carpentry repairs on doors and furnishings, painting, patching and pointing as needed.
  • Performs routine vehicle maintenance such as changing oil, checking tires, belts, hoses, and etc.
  • Maintains all related grounds keeping equipment including mowers, weed eaters, rakes, snow removal equipment, and etc.
  • Performs routine maintenance, repair, and testing of the standby generators.
  • Maintains records of purchases, work orders, and time schedules.
  • Keeps maintenance records/requisitions/etc.
  • Inspect all fine equipment monthly and record results.
  • Be on call after hours for non-emergency and emergency maintenance situations.
  • Assesses needs and advises appropriate manager of non-routine or major repairs or problems.
  • Supports the Abraxas philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

The following educational requirements are acceptable for this classification including:

  • High school diploma or GED and minimum two years related general maintenance experience.
  • Other Qualifications:
  • At least twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • Criminal clearances (Act 33 and 34, specific State & child clearances and, if necessary, FBI).
  • Non-communicable diseases physical exam.
  • Valid driver's license from employee’s state of residence.
  • Valid registered vehicle insurance.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.

Application Instructions

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