Human Resources Department
212 SW 9th St
Lawton, OK  73501



Job Title:

  Maintenance Worker III
Announcement #:  2809
Location:   Building Maintenance
Beginning Salary:       

$588.96 bi-weekly

Closing Date:   March 31, 2017
Status:   Part-time



Performs journey-level work in the maintenance, design, repair, alteration, and remodeling of buildings, offices, houses and other City facilities. Assignments involve numerous trades and skills, such as rough and finished carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting and concrete/masonry.

  • Maintains City facilities, equipment and buildings by performing a variety of skilled carpentry, electrical, painting, plastering, welding, plumbing, heating, air conditioning and mechanical repair work. When required, works alone without on-site supervision, and make decisions needed to accomplish task.
  • Operates and maintains a variety of mechanical tools and equipment such as power saws, power sanders, drills, paint sprayers, welders, plumbing snakes, routers, grinders and electric and gas generators.
  • Reads and interprets sketches, diagrams, drawings and blueprints and assists in coordinating facility maintenance services activities with other City department, divisions and with outside agencies.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.
  • Graduation from High School or GED equivalent and two years experience in ground maintenance work or any combination of relevant education and experience.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license.
  • Knowledge of the principles of operating and servicing trucks and related automotive equipment.
  • Knowledge of traffic laws and regulations involved in equipment operation.
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards of the trade and of the appropriate precautionary measures, including extensive knowledge of the “Chemical Information List”.
  • Knowledge of tractors, light and heavy-duty trucks and specialized equipment.
  • Knowledge of mechanical drive shafts and hydraulic lines for power control systems.
  • Ability to work in all types of weather.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Available to work flexible schedule
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk and use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds aided by other employees or mechanical devices. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
    EOE/ AA Employer/Vets/Disability
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Or apply at:  Human Resources Department, 212 SW 9th, Lawton OK   73501  Phone: (580) 581-3392  Fax:  (580) 581-3530

The City of Lawton affords equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability status.

This position requires successful completion of a City of Lawton drug screen and/or physical as a condition of employment.