Maintenance Specialist - Extra Help - Fire

  • San Bernardino, California
  • Jun 04, 2022
Temporary Building Maintenance Clerical and Administrative Support Fire and EMS
  • Salary: $21.63 - $29.81 Hourly USD

Job Description

The Job


The San Bernardino County Fire District is seeking an Extra-Help Maintenance Specialist who will assist in a variety of routine general maintenance tasks pertaining to the operation of fire stations and administrative office facilities. Maintenance Specialists are required to perform their duties in all weather conditions, and at any work site in the North Desert Service Zone in the Victor Valley.
Positions report to the North Desert Division Headquarters in Hesperia.
Extra help unclassified, non-regular positions are in the Unclassified Service which serve at the discretion of the appointing authority and do not attain regular status. These positions participate in the County's Part-time Seasonal Temporary (PST) Deferred Compensation Plan and do not earn any other benefits. These temporary positions will be employed for approximately 12 months. Successful candidates shall be considered at-will and probationary throughout the term of their employment. All new employees must adhere to the provisions of the County Special Districts and Fire Dress Code, which prohibits all visible tattoos.
Working Conditions: Applicants must be able to: perform heavy manual labor and work outdoors in varying weather conditions; work in desert and mountainous areas, remote locations, and other locations as needed; have the ability to drive in all weather conditions; and work weekends and holidays, and respond to emergency maintenance and repair requests as needed. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and have the ability to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend over, and crawl for extended periods in the performance of job duties for this position.

Health and Physical: Persons seeking appointment to this class must meet the health and physical condition standards deemed necessary and proper for performance of the duties established by the San Bernardino County Fire District.

Travel: Travel throughout the County is required; a Division vehicle will be available. A valid CA driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance is required at time of appointment and must be maintained.
Location: Positions report to the North Desert Division Headquarters in Hesperia, CA. Incumbents may be required to report to other locations for work to meet department needs.

Minimum Requirements

Experience: One (1) year of full-time skilled or semi-skilled experience performing maintenance and repair of buildings which includes low-voltage electrical and carpentry. Experience must be clearly detailed in the work history section of the application.

Desired Qualifications

Working knowledge of all aspects of the construction maintenance and repair industry to include the following:
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Framing
  • Concrete
  • Roofing
  • Siding
  • Commercial roll-up doors
Knowledge of building codes related to the above construction tasks.
Knowledge of Cal-OSHA regulations.

Selection Process

Applications will be accepted continuously and reviewed on a regular basis. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as this recruitment may close at any time.

There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on the information provided in your Application and the Supplemental Questionnaire. The most highly qualified candidates, based on the evaluation results, will be referred for an interview. Be sure to include in your application and supplemental questions your experience in meeting the minimum requirements.

Application Procedure : To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire by the deadline. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.

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EEO/ADA: San Bernardino County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant employer, committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants.

ADA Accommodation:
If you have a disability and require accommodations in the testing process, submit the Special Testing Accommodations Request Form within one week of a recruitment filing deadline.

Veterans' Preference:
Eligible veterans and their spouse or widow(er) who are not current County employees may be awarded additional Veterans' Preference points. Click here for information and instructions to request Veteran's Preference points.

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Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

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