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Date: Nov 20, 2020

Location: PANAMA CITY, FL, US, 32404

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Requisition No: 268223 

Agency: Veterans Affairs

Working Title: OPS MAINTENANCE REPAIRMAN - 50509858

Position Number: 50509858 

Salary:  $10.50 per hour 

Posting Closing Date: 12/04/2020 



Requisition #268223



Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans’ Nursing Home

Panama City, Bay County

Hourly Salary: $10.50

Paid Bi-Weekly

Must successfully complete our employment screening process to include, but not limited to, a drug test and finger printing.



  • One (1) year of experience in maintenance and repair of buildings.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English (reading, writing, and speaking)
  • Experience working with plumbing, HVAC, and electrical equipment.
  • Willing to work weekends and holidays.
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills and interpersonal skills.


Applicants with the following experience will be given preference in hiring:

  • Experience with a long-term care or hospital environment
  • Possess a high school diploma or GED.


The Incumbent will work under the supervision of the Utilities and Maintenance Superintendent. The duties and responsibilities include repair and maintenance of the physical plant, property, equipment and mechanical systems of the State Veterans’ Home. The Maintenance Repairman will assist to ensure a safe environment exists in compliance with all Federal, State and Local requirements.

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. Perform other related duties as required.

Follows FDVA; Homes Program; and facility policies, procedures, and standards.  Communicates effectively with staff, residents and vendors.  Follows the preventative maintenance plan.  Completes tasks in a timely manner and documents outcomes.  Maintains tools, work equipment and work area in a clean, organized manner.  Supports a safe and accident free environment.  Is willing to learn new procedures and techniques.  Accepts assignments and instruction in an agreeable manner.  Attends and completes in-service training per posted training schedule.  

Performs other duties as assigned.

This is an OPS (temporary) position.




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.

Nearest Major Market: Panama City