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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 08/05/22

Applications Due08/19/22

Vacancy ID110017

AgencyEnvironmental Conservation, Department of

TitleMaintenance Assistant (Seasonal)

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $17 to $17 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Suffolk

Street Address 123 Kings Park Blvd.

City Kings Park


Zip Code11754

Minimum Qualifications Two years of full-time experience in maintenance or mechanical work
under the supervision of a skilled tradespersons; OR completion of an appropriate two year technical school course at a school, institute, or branch of the Armed Services, such as the New York State Civil Service Employees Association-Partnership (NYS CSEA-P) Applied Skilled Trades Certificate Program*; or an equivalent combination of experience and training gained by completion of appropriate technical courses at a school, institute, or branch of the Armed Services. Possession of a Class A CDL preferred.

Duties Description Maintenance Assistants use hand and shop tools to perform semiskilled maintenance and repair work on structures and equipment.
- Perform a variety of tasks of the buildings and grounds maintenance trades. Including but not limited to, preventative maintenance and repairs to plumbing, electrical and HVAC systems, carpentry, painting, furniture moving, landscape maintenance and snow removal.
- Assist in the maintenance of trails, parking areas, hunting & fishing access site elements, Department assets and infrastructure.
- Assist with the operation of the Vehicle Pool. Arrange for vehicle inspections, oil changes and repairs to be done in a timely manner.
- Maintain the Property Inventory database.
- Create and update data in the Maintenance Management System.
- Operate Lawn mowers, weed trimmers, chain saws and similar types of gas powered equipment. Operate a truck with snow plow.
- Perform a variety of tasks utilizing power and hand tools including wrenches, saws, hammers, drills, sanders, table saws and similar tools used in the construction and maintenance trades.

Additional Comments Must have a valid driver’s license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Use of personal protection equipment, including a respirator, will be required. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain Must be able to work in remote areas. Must be able to work in adverse weather conditions. Travel may be required. Overtime may be required. Overnight travel may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be available for emergency response. Must be available to respond to after-hours emergencies. Must provide 24-hour response on a rotational basis and work during normal business hours. Must be able to lift and move objects up to 80 pounds.

This is a seasonal, hourly appointment with an anticipated end date of 03/31/2023. Program needs and funding will determine actual termination date. Actual work schedule, duties and travel requirements may vary and will be discussed at the interview.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Heath Boomhower

Telephone 518-402-9273

Fax 518-402-9038

Email Address


Street 625 Broadway

Personnel, 10th Floor

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12233


Notes on ApplyingPlease mail/email your resume to the above. Be sure to include Posting #22-665 on your resume and in the subject line of your email or it may not be accepted.

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