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Part-Time Temporary Maintenance Worker

Part-Time Temporary Maintenance Worker

Posting Number/Identifier: Part-Time Temporary Maintenance Worker

Release Date: 8/30/2021

Closing Date: When Filled

The West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey (WVGES) is seeking to fill a temporary position for a part time maintenance worker. WVGES maintenance staff is responsible for the grounds keeping, maintenance, and custodial work for Agency facilities. This is a non-Civil Service, at-will position. Scheduling will be approximately 25 hours per week.

Nature of Work:

Under general supervision, performs a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled work in connection with the maintenance and repair of state facilities, institutions, and buildings.

Minimum Qualifications:

Training: No formal education required.
Experience: Two years of full-time or equivalent part-time paid experience in housekeeping, custodial, or general labor work.

Examples of Work:

  • Assists skilled maintenance and trades workers by performing routine carpentry, plumbing, electrical, and masonry work.
  • Makes minor repairs on walls, floors, steps, doors, and window frames and other wooden fixtures.
  • Makes minor repairs on toilets, faucets, and drains; may assist in maintenance and installation of drains and water lines.
  • Paints window frames, tables, chairs, buildings, sheds, rooms, and equipment.
  • Delivers mail, messages, and packages; runs other errands as needed.
  • Gathers and disposes of trash and waste materials.
  • Moves furniture, loads and unloads supplies, moves equipment by hand or with dollies, and performs other manual tasks.
  • May perform custodial work such as sweeping, mopping, and waxing floors, washing windows, walls, mirrors and fixtures; vacuuming, dusting, and sanitizing restrooms.
  • May perform routine grounds work such as mowing and trimming, removing snow, sweeping sidewalks, and picking up trash.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of the standard methods, practices, tools and equipment used in maintenance work.
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and related safety procedures.
  • Knowledge of cleaning methods and procedures.
  • Ability to safely operate tools and equipment used in routine building maintenance.
  • Ability to perform routine carpentry, plumbing, electrical and masonry work.
  • Ability to determine materials needed for specific tasks.
  • Ability to perform arduous tasks.
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

To Apply:

  1. Download and complete the State Division of Personnel application: (revised link)
  2. Provide a résumé.
  3. Please include the posting number/identifier "Part Time Temp Maintenance Worker” on application.
  4. Send the downloaded and completed State Division of Personnel application and résumé directly to:
    • Hanna Law
      WV Geological & Economic Survey
      1 Mont Chateau Rd
      Morgantown, WV 26508
      Fax: 304-594-2575

    (Do NOT send the application form to the Division of Personnel in Charleston; send directly to the WV Geological Survey in Morgantown at the addresse above.)

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The WV Geological and Economic Survey is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Page last revised August 31, 2021.
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WVGES address   WV Geological & Economic Survey
1 Mont Chateau Road
Morgantown, WV 26508
Phone: (304) 594-2331
Fax: (304) 594-2575
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