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    Summary

    This position is located at the Unaccompanied Housing operation at Naval Support Activity (NSA) Bethesda. The purpose of this position is to perform facilities maintenance work, involving two or more of the skilled trades. Incumbent performs intermediate level tasks and works more independently as training and experience increase.

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    Responsibilities

    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    •Ensures security of all guests is maintained at all times.

    •Ensures guest privacy is maintained at all times.

    •Responsible for a variety of semi-skilled and unskilled tasks involving standard methods related to the operation and maintenance of physical plant facilities.

    •Performs work in at least two or more of the following trades in the maintenance and repair of buildings and related fixtures or having significant emphasis in one of the higher level licensed trades: Electrical, Heating, Ventilation and Cooling (HVAC) or Plumbing.

    •Maintains work order log and follow up as required. Reports status to supervisor. Logs trouble calls with contractor as appropriate.

    Plumbing: Makes basic plumbing repairs to sinks, faucets, commodes, tanks, urinals, P-traps, shut-off valves on washing machines and water supply that can be accomplished by removing, cleaning, resealing, replacing defective parts or units, installing water heaters, garbage disposals, faucets and sinks.

    Washer/Dryer repair:  Performs routine maintenance on washers and dryers to include cleaning link ducts and vents, replacing hoses and fittings are required, and referring more complex problems to supervisor for action.

    Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC): Recognizes the cause of faulty equipment and makes repairs on a variety of HVAC units as appropriate. Trace and locate defects to determine the type and extent of repair needed and they plan the work, select the proper tools and testing devices and accomplish repairs according to accepted trade practices.

    Electrical: Recognizes and reports electrical problems. Replaces fluorescent and incandescent ballasts, bulbs and tubes as needed. Makes repairs that can accomplished by removing, replacing, tightening, splicing, soldering and insulating defective wiring, burned out switches and relays, loose connections and fittings, damaged light fixtures, and poorly operating thermostats.

    Carpentry: Measures, cuts and constructs or repairs wood or wood substitute items. Conducts basic carpentry repairs applying a general knowledge of wood, composite materials, wood substitutes, and woodworking techniques, as well as basic shop mathematics to plan, measure, and lay out materials according to dimensional requirements and specifications. Repairs include repairing or replacing screens; window and door frames; molding and trim; and repair and replacement of drywall or similar products. Incumbent applies standard measurements and specifications when constructing, installing, or repairing items such as frame structures, decking, partitions, shelving, doors, forms, siding and scaffolds.

    Painting:  Preparation of areas and standard coating methods such as brushing, rolling and spraying and ensure surfaces are fully coated, protected and free from drips and runs. Use specifications to thin, stir, and mix coating materials according to specific directions. Apply varnishes and shellacs with brushes, rollers, spray guns, and other related methods and techniques, and see that the coating finish meets surface protection requirements.

    Performs other related duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    08

  • Job family (Series)

    4749 Maintenance Mechanic

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/512349400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.