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Maintenance Craftsman

Posting Begin Date: 2024/05/20
Posting End Date: 2024/08/20
Category: Maintenance
Sub Category: Construction Trades
Work Type: Part Time Insurance and Retirement Eligible
Location: Ahsahka, ID, United States
Minimum Salary: 15.80
Maximum Salary: 18.00
Pay Rate Type: Hourly

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Idaho Department of Fish and Game Opportunity


SPECIAL NOTIFICATION: This position is exempt from classified state service and the rules of the Division of Human Resources and the Idaho Personnel Commission. This job announcement will now remain open until the position has been filled. Applications will be periodically reviewed as they are received. Applicants are encouraged to apply and submit their applications as soon as possible.

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking a Maintenance Craftsman. This position will be located at our Clearwater Fish Hatchery located in Ahsahka, Idaho. This position is an 8-month benefited temporary position and will work forty hours a week. Work schedules may include weekends and holidays.

Why IDFG? We are a premier natural resource agency dedicated to preserving, protecting, perpetuating, and managing Idaho's fish and wildlife for this great state. We are committed to creativity, innovation, and excellence as we cultivate opportunities for our customers to engage with our natural resources and become resource stewards for future generations. We are highly dedicated to our mission, committed to our team, and we know how to balance work/life commitments while loving the work we do. 

What We Offer: 

General Information:

Incumbents may work in all weather conditions. This position also involves, with or without reasonable accommodations, physical activities associated with construction work such as lifting and carrying items weighing approximately 90 pounds, bending, stooping, climbing ladders, and working at heights of up to approximately 50 feet.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct routine inspections of hatchery facility, residences, premises, and equipment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance.
  • Handle basic repairs and maintenance including but not limited to painting, electrical, plumbing, carpentry, grounds/landscaping, cleaning, and organizing.
  • Oversee contractors when professional repairs are necessary.
  • Diagnose mechanical issues and correct them.
  • Repair tools, equipment, or structures as necessary.
  • Operate equipment such as pressure washers, lawnmowers, weed eaters, forklifts, manlifts, ATVs/UTVs, snowmobiles, boats, and backhoes.

 Minimum Qualifications: (These qualifications are required.)

  • Some knowledge of heating and cooling system maintenance and repair. (Typically gained by at least six months of experience performing general duties in this area or completion of a vocational-technology course(s) in this area)
  • Experience performing semi-skilled maintenance and repair involving carpentry, plumbing, electrical and general building maintenance trades work. (Typically gained by at least six months of experience performing general duties in this area or completion of a vocational-technology course(s) in this area)
  • Experience using and maintaining tools and equipment normally associated with carpentry mechanics, plumbing, and electrical work. (Typically gained by at least six months of experience performing general duties in this area or completion of a vocational-technology course(s) in this area)

Minimum Qualification Specialty: (Required for the current opening)

  • Valid driver’s license

The ideal candidate will have a commercial driver’s license (CDL). Please indicate if you have a CDL within the application materials that you submit. Candidates who have their CDL may be given additional consideration during the interview process.

To learn more about the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, please see the following:

 

Thank you for applying with the Idaho Department of Fish and Game!

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Idaho Department of Fish and Game

118 Hatchery Roe Dr.

Ahsahka, ID 83520

WEBSITE:
https://idfg.idaho.gov/ 

EMAIL:
[email protected]

PHONE:
(208) 476-3331

EEO/ADA/Veteran:

The State of Idaho is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, political affiliation or belief, sex, national origin, genetics, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws.

The State of Idaho is committed to access and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities, auxiliary aids and services are available upon request. If you require an accommodation at any step in our recruitment process, you are encouraged to contact (208) 334-2263 (TTY/TTD: 711), or email [email protected].

Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations.

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