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    This position is part of the R1-Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. As a Maintenance Worker you will be responsible for general repair and maintenance of the vehicles and facilities for the refuge.

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    • Performs routine preventive maintenance on heating systems and refrigeration and air-conditioning units. Examines and operationally tests electronic, pneumatic, and mechanical systems for proper operation.
    • Repairs vehicles by installing, or replacing worn or defective parts such as spark plugs, wheel cylinders, mufflers, and brake pads.
    • Adjusts parts, performs tune-up on vehicles, and periodic maintenance including changing oil and greasing points, tightening connections, replacing hoses or belts, and changing and rotating tires.
    • Maintains and repairs electrical systems such as lighting and power fixtures, wiring, fire or water alarm systems, and emergency power systems. Installs outlets, switches, light fixtures, regulators, and circuit breakers.
    • Plans and performs welding and sheet metal construction. Using hand or power tools, makes, assembles, or repairs items using rivets, bolts, or seaming, or welds or solders edges together.
    • Follows safety practices and procedures following established safety rules and regulations.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • 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/530382400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.