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Date: Aug 12, 2018

Location: INDIANTOWN, FL, US, 34956

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Requisition No: 920 

Agency: Department of Corrections


Position Number: 70015297 

Salary:  $26,540 - $40,000 

Posting Closing Date: 08/21/2018 

This position is located at Martin Correctional Institution.


Please call 386-254-2628 if there are questions about the position.



Serve as a member of a facility maintenance staff.  This position is responsible for the installation, repair and preventive maintenance of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration and associated systems and the food service equipment necessary to operate a major institution. This position will also provide on the job training to those inmates he/she supervises in HVAC and associated systems. This position is responsible for reading all blueprints related to the tasks assigned.  Follows approved methods, procedures and provisions of all required local, state or federal codes, tool, safety, and established security protocols. Performs maintenance activities as directed by the Maintenance Superintendent. Maintains records on refrigerant use and recovery per DEP rules and regulations.  Plans and completes assigned activities, organizes, and schedules work to be performed and requisitions necessary supplies to ensure completion of tasks in a timely manner and adheres to the maintenance   program of the institution.  Prepares reports of progress and performance for assigned inmates for use by the inmate’s classifications team in measuring and determining the rehabilitative progress of the assigned inmate and provides personal counseling when necessary for inmates consistent with motivational needs and the development of a positive approach to rehabilitation efforts.  Maintains custody and control of inmates as assigned under the supervision of the position in accordance with the accountability requirements for inmates outlined in the operational procedures.




Knowledge on the procedures and methods for installing, repairing and maintaining HVAC systems, refrigeration, and air-conditioning units and component parts and skills in using hand tolls and installing, repairing and maintaining refrigeration units and component parts.  Ability to work in a training capacity with people in individual and group settings, to collect, record and evaluate data relating to the training of individuals, to prepare and maintain records and other instructional materials, to work independently, to speak clearly and correctly to individuals and groups, to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments, to communicate effectively,  to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others, and to understand and apply applicable rules, regulations, policies, and procedures relating to vocational instruction.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 

Nearest Major Market: Port Saint Lucie