Human Resources Department
212 SW 9th St
Lawton, OK  73501


Job Title:

Announcement #:2512  
Location: Parks & Recreation Department / Building Maintenance Division
Beginning Salary:      $11.91 per hour 25 hours per week
Closing Date: 5 pm September 2, 2014
Status: Full-time     

Position Purpose

Performs journey-level work in the maintenance, design, repair, alteration, and remodeling of buildings, offices, houses and other City facilities. Assignments involve numerous trades and skills, such as rough and finished carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting and concrete/masonry.

Job Duties/Knowledge

Maintains City facilities, equipment and buildings by performing a variety of skilled carpentry, electrical, painting, plastering, welding, plumbing, heating, air conditioning and mechanical repair work. When required, works alone. Operates and maintains a variety of tools and equipment such as power saws, power sanders, drills, paint sprayers, welders, plumbing snakes, routers, grinders and electric and gas generators. Reads and interprets sketches, diagrams, drawings and blueprints and assists in coordinating facility maintenance services activities. Knowledge of methods, practices, tools and materials used in building maintenance and repair work; of the occupational hazards and necessary safety precautions applicable to building maintenance work. Ability to calculate cost, labor and material estimates by performing arithmetic functions. Ability to communicate with others. Ability to observe or monitor objects to determine compliance with prescribed operating or safety standards. Ability to use graphic instructions; to comprehend and make inferences from written material; to review or check the work products of others for conformance to standards. Ability to work safely. Ability to establish priorities for workload based on such factors as need for immediate action, work objectives, work schedule, and knowledge of future needs; ability to perform multiple types of welding.

Requirements-Education & Experience

Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and three years of skilled journey level experience in maintenance and construction with a high level of proficiency and skill in at least one other building trade; other equivalent combinations of education and experience may be substituted..  Possession of a valid driver’s license.






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Or apply at:  Human Resources Department, 212 SW 9th, Lawton OK   73501  Phone: (580) 581-3392  Fax:  (580) 581-3530

The City of Lawton affords equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability status.

This position requires successful completion of a City of Lawton drug screen and/or physical as a condition of employment.