Journey Maintenance/Construction Specialist

State of Utah

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Job Description


JJYS Journey Maintenance/ Construction Specialist
Provo, Utah

Not only does working for Juvenile Justice and Youth Services provide a sense of stability and teamwork, we also offer fantastic benefits, work-life balance and a career that is personally rewarding. Competitive benefits that begin on DAY ONE OF EMPLOYMENT!

Principal Duties
The Journey Maintenance/ Construction Specialist performs a wide variety of skilled maintenance duties requiring independent ability to organize and complete maintenance projects. These projects are located within our JJYS facilities and include:Troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing problems in the areas of:Alarm systems
Grounds work
Snow removal
Provide technical consultation to originators of project job orders, including development of project plans and related estimates
Builds, fabricates, or repairs structures, equipment, and/or miscellaneous articles from verbal instructions, blueprints and/or working drawings
Ability to use a variety of hand tools, electrical, mechanical, and automotive equipment
Perform emergency preparedness planning and train staff
Read and interpret maps, plats, charts, plans, blueprints and/or electrical schematics
Preference may be given to a candidate who
is computer literate, knows how to create reports, is organized and able to keep accurate records.
Is 19 years of age or older
Has high school diploma or GED
Has multiple years of experience in this area of expertise.
Our Agency
The Department of Health and Human Services is dedicated to provide care for individuals and families in Utah. Utah Division of Juvenile Justice and Youth Services (JJYS) provides a continuum of intervention, supervision and rehabilitation programs to youth offenders while assuring public safety. For more information on Juvenile Justice and Youth Services with the Department of Health and Human Services, please click here!

Supplemental InformationRisks found in potentially dangerous or unusual environmental stress situations, e.g. working at great heights, working in extreme outdoor weather conditions, being subject to possible physical attack, etc.
The work requires considerable and strenuous physical exertion such as frequent climbing, lifting heavy objects over 50 pounds, crouching or crawling in restricted areas, defending oneself and/or others against physical attack

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