The City of Ventura is hiring! We are continuing to accept applications for the position of Facilities Maintenance Worker I/II. There are currently two vacancies that we are looking to fill immediately. One vacancy is with the City's Parks and Recreation Department and the other vacancy is with the City's Public Works Department.
The Facilities Maintenance Worker I/II performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled construction, installation, maintenance and repair work on municipal buildings and equipment, aquatics systems and parks equipment.
The ideal candidate will have excellent customer service and communication skills, with the ability to work effectively on a team or individually. The selected person will be skilled at performing maintenance and repair in either the HVAC (Public Works), plumbing, or electrical trades, and can perform skilled construction, installation maintenance repair work at or approaching a journey level. The ideal candidate will have experience completing work via computerized work order system and demonstrate excellent problem solving and decision-making skills.
Salary and Benefits
The City offers a total compensation package that includes both a generous salary plus excellent benefit! Salary: $20.83 - $27.84 Hourly DOQ.
Facilities Maintenance Worker I
A combination of education, training, and experience equivalent to completion of twelfth grade supplemented by specialized facilities construction and maintenance apprenticeship or trade school and two years of facilities maintenance and construction work experience involving a wide range of current systems, components, and related equipment.
Facilities Maintenance Worker II
A combination of education, training, and experience equivalent to completion of twelfth grade supplemented by specialized facilities construction and maintenance apprenticeship or trade school and 18 months’ work experience performing duties comparable to those of a Facilities Maintenance Worker I with the City of Ventura (3-1/2 years directly related maintenance/ construction work experience).
License: Possession of a valid California Class C driver license.
Certificate: Building Operator Certification at time of application is highly desirable (Public Works).
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete an online City Job Application and supplemental questionnaire by the filing deadline, Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 5:30 p.m.
The City of Ventura is hiring! We have vacancies in a key positions within the organization. Come join our team as we align our workforce to better serve our community together – they're counting on us! If you are interested in applying for an open position, please do so before the advertised closing date. Please note, continious recruitments may close without notice at any time after the first review date.
The City of Ventura Team ...
Has passion for our work and the City we serve
Is willing to try new ideas and take risks to make them happen
Is empowered to be innovative and accountable for the results
Works collaboratively to do our best
... and yes, we still have FUN!
Diversity and Inclusion
The City of Ventura values human rights, goodwill, respect, inclusivity, equality, and recognizes that the City derives its strength from a rich diversity of thoughts, ideas, and contributions. As leaders in public service, we aspire to be an employer of choice by promoting an organizational culture that reflects these core values. We seek to attract, develop, and retain a talented and dedicated workforce where people of diverse races, genders, religions, cultures, politica...l affiliations and lifestyles thrive. Our goal is to create a welcoming and inclusive environment that empowers our employees to provide the highest level of service to our community of residents and businesses; they’re counting on us.
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if you need an accommodation to participate in a selection process, please notify the Human Resources Department via email or in writing by the final filing date of the position you are interested in.
Human Resources Department
City Hall, 501 Poli Stret, Room 210
Ventura, CA 93001
The City is an equal opportunity employer and strives to attract qualified applicants from all walks of life without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state and/or local law. We aim to create an environment that celebrates and embraces the diversity of our workforce. We welcome you to join our team!