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Maintenance Repairer 1 or 2

Company: Louisiana Department of State Civil Service
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: May 28, 2023

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Maintenance Repairer 1 or 2
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Maintenance Repairer 1 or 2
$2,222.00 - $3,987.00 Monthly
Lake Charles, LA
Job Type
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DOTD-Engineering & Operations
District 7- Lake Charles
Opening Date
Closing Date
5/31/2023 11:59 PM Central

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    Supplemental Information
    JOB NUMBER: 07/88632/MR12/05.16.2023-AM
    No Civil Service test scoreis required in order to be considered for this vacancy.
    As part of a Career Progression Group, vacancy may be filled from this recruitment as a Maintenance Repairer 1 or Maintenance Repairer 2 depending on the level of experience of the selected applicant(s). Please refer to the 'Job specifications' tab located at the top of the La Careers 'Current Job Opportunities' page of the Civil Service website for specific information on salary ranges, minimum qualifications and job concepts for each level.
    This position may be filled as a Detail to Special Duty or a Probationary appointment requiring 12-24 months on probation.
    To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application, which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process. Further status message information is located under the Information section of the Current Job Opportunities page.
    A valid Louisiana Class "D" Chauffeur's License is required.
    Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the work experience sections of the application.
    For further information about this vacancy contact:
    Mike Stevens
    "The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) is an equal employment opportunity employer and serves as a model employer for individuals with disabilities. DOTD does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, disability, age, or pregnancy, and prohibits harassment of any type."
    One year of experience in the building construction trades, building maintenance, maintenance or repair of mechanical equipment, or as a parks building and grounds attendant.
    Training in the building construction trades, building maintenance, maintenance or repair of mechanical equipment, or parks building and grounds work will substitute for the required experience. Training will be credited in six month increments.
    Custodial building maintenance is not qualifying.
    Examples of building construction trades include cabinetmaker, carpenter, concrete finisher, electrician, HVAC controls technician, HVAC mechanic, ironworker, millwright, painter, pipefitter, plasterer, plumber, refrigeration mechanic, roofer, sheet metal worker, steamfitter, tile setter and welder.
    Examples of building maintenance include Maintenance Repairer 1/2, B/G/E Maintenance Repairer 1/2 and Maintenance Repair Foreman.
    Examples of repair/maintenance of mechanical equipment include Operating Engineer 1/2, auto mechanic, Mobile Equipment Maintenance Mechanic, Mobile Equipment Overhaul Mechanic and Mobile Equipment Master Mechanic.
    Job Concepts
    Function of Work:
    To make minor repairs to buildings, facilities, grounds, navigational locks, and light equipment/appliances or to perform general maintenance on marine vessels and all related facilities.
    Level of Work:
    Supervision Received:
    Close from a Maintenance Foreman, supervisor, or administrator of higher level.
    Supervision Exercised:
    Location of Work:
    All state agencies.
    Job Distinctions:
    Differs from laborer, grounds maintenance, and custodial jobs by performance of a wide range of basic maintenance and repair responsibilities.
    Differs from other maintenance jobs by limitation to basic or minor repairs to buildings, facilities, light equipment, or marine vessels.
    Examples of Work
    Makes minor repairs to the interior/exterior of buildings and facilities and maintains furniture and equipment employing basic skills in the plumbing, carpentry, electrical, mechanical, and related fields.
    Maintains and makes minor repairs to small lawn mowers, appliances, chainsaws, pumps, cars, and tractors including lubricant levels, timing, replacing, and adjusting minor worn or damaged parts (belts, plugs, fuses, hoses, etc.).
    Cleans and replaces filters on window air conditioners and simple central heating and air conditioning systems.
    Starts, operates, and checks for safety and maintenance of a wide variety of small engines, lawn mowers, hand tools, pumps, chainsaws, pick up trucks, tractors, farm machinery, and implements.
    Performs basic road maintenance by clearing drainage, spreading road surface material, filling pot holes, placement of signs, repairing fences, removing trees, etc.
    Makes minor repairs to navigational locks such as replacing hydraulic hoses.
    Performs minor repairs on marine vessels.
    Performs general maintenance on all marine facilities.
    Participates in the painting, pipefitting, carpentry, sand blasting, and electrical repair of marine vessels and related equipment.
    Performs minor maintenance on all assigned equipment.
    Performs other duties or assignments as directed by Marine Foreman or Marine Maintenance Superintendent.
    Louisiana State Government represents a wide variety of career options and offers an outstanding opportunity tomake a differencethrough public service. With an array of career opportunities in every major metropolitan center and in many rural areas, state employment provides an outstanding option to begin or continue your career.
    As a state employee, you will earn competitive pay, choose from a variety of benefits, and have access to a great professional development program:
    Insurance Coverage More information can be found at
    Holidays and Leave - State employees receive the following paid holidays each year:

    • New Year's Day

    • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day,

    • Mardi Gras,

    • Good Friday,

    • Memorial Day,

    • Independence Day,

    • Labor Day,

    • Veteran's Day,

    • Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

      ***** Additional holidays may be proclaimed by the Governor
      State employees earn sick and annual leave which can be accumulated and saved for future use. Your accrual rate increases as your years of service increase.
      Retirement - State of Louisiana employees are eligible to participate in various retirement systems (based on the type of appointment and agency for which an employee works). These retirement systems provide retirement allowances and other benefits for state officers and employees and their beneficiaries. State retirement systems may include (but are not limited to):

      • Louisiana State Employees Retirement System ( LASERS has provided this video ( to give you more detailed information about their system

      • Teacher's Retirement System of Louisiana (,

      • Louisiana School Employees Retirement System (, among others

        Are you a probational LA-DOTD employee?

        • Yes

        • No

          Are you a current or former employee of the State of Louisiana?

          • Yes

          • No

            If so, for which state agency(ies) do you/did you work and during what time period(s)? If not, indicate "NA".
            To ensure compliance with PPM #9, DOTD Nepotism Policy, please list the name and relationship with any immediate family members that are currently employed by the LA-DOTD. Please type "N/A" if there are no immediate family members?
            Are you a permanent LA-DOTD employee?

            • Yes

            • No

              What are your career interests?
              How did you hear about this DOTD job opportunity?
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              State of Louisiana
              For agency contact information, please refer to
              the supplemental information above.
              Louisiana State Civil Service, Louisiana, 70802
              (866) 783-5462
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