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Date: Nov 15, 2021

Location: LAND O LAKES, FL, US, 34639

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Requisition No: 405561 

Agency: Veterans Affairs


Position Number: 50000162 

Salary:  $27,040.00 Annually 

Posting Closing Date: 12/31/2021 

Requisition #405561 




Baldomero Lopez State Veterans' Nursing Home

Land O’ Lakes, Pasco County

Annual Salary: $27,040.00

Hourly Rate: $13.00

Paid Bi-weekly

Excellent retirement package and optional deferred compensation plan.  Health, vision, dental, ‎disability, and other supplemental insurance available at reasonable premium rates.  Paid vacation and ‎sick leave. Nine (9) paid holidays and personal day.  Tuition waiver available for State Universities and ‎Community Colleges (up to 6 credits per semester).‎


***Other Maintenance Repairman, including OPS (temporary) positions, may be filled from this advertisement within six (6) months of the closing date***

This is a continuous advertisement for a Maintenance Repairman.  Multiple positions; varied shifts; OPS (Temporary) candidates will be selected from this pool.

The advertised salary is effective July 1, 2021.  If you are hired prior to July 1, 2021, the personnel office will provide pay rate information for days worked prior to July 1, 2021.


Applications must be thorough and completed in entirety, including 10 years of work history providing explanations for any gaps in employment.


  • Valid Driver's License
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance.
  • Must be willing to be on-call and/or work a schedule that is inclusive of weekends and holidays.
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, including reading, writing, speaking, and understanding.
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Successful completion of a current Level 2 background screening and drug test.


  • Experience with repairs in a commercial building
  • Knowledge of general repair and maintenance
  • Painting and drywall repair experience


Performs routine preventative maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently and the physical condition of the buildings do not deteriorate.

Provides routine repair services to defective equipment, repairs physical plant deficiencies, resolves routine work orders, assists with the assembly, delivery and installation of facility equipment.

Documents actions and outcomes of preventative maintenance efforts, repair services and other routine actions to assist the Maintenance Superintendent in maintenance of a concise record of services rendered.

Maintains a clean and safe work environment, assists the Maintenance Superintendent with maintaining a focus of safety and accident prevention throughout the facility. 

Other related duties as assigned by the supervisor.


This position is in the Career Service system.

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: Tampa