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Date: Jul 19, 2019

Location: PEMBROKE PINES, FL, US, 33025

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Requisition No: 57575 

Agency: Veterans Affairs

Working Title: MAINTENANCE REPAIRMAN - 50000241 1

Position Number: 50000241 

Salary:  $19,966.44 - $22,084.57 (+CAD) 

Posting Closing Date: 07/23/2019 

***This is a re-advertisement at a higher salary range.  Previous applicants need not re-apply.  If you previously applied for this position, your application will be forwarded to this requisition and you will receive an email asking you to once again answer the qualifying questions.***

Maintenance Repairman

Alexander Nininger State Veterans' Nursing Home

Pembroke Pines, Broward County

Annual Salary: $22,084.57 (plus $76.00/biweekly Competitive Area Differential (CAD))

Shift: 8:00am – 4:30pm

Excellent retirement package and 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).



  • Basic computer skills are required.
  • Must be willing and able to be on-call and/or work a schedule that is inclusive of weekends and holidays.
  • Able to lift 75 - 100 pounds without assistance.
  • One year of experience in the maintenance and repair of buildings, electrical, plumbing or mechanical equipment.
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
  • Knowledge of materials, methods and tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings
  • Valid Driver License.
  • Successful completion of the employment screening to include, but not limited to, a drug screen and national background check.


  • Experience with a long-term care or hospital mainentance environment


The selected candidate 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. 

Other related duties as assigned by the supervisor.

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: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami