Aug 08, 2020

Facilities Maintenance Mechanic

  • Construction Jobs Inc
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

COMPANY NAME: The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California JOB TITLE: Facilities Maintenance Mechanic COMPANY DESCRIPTION: DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Positions at the level of Facilities Maintenance Mechanic are fully competent and apply the full range of specialized skills and job knowledge in area of specialization; adapts procedures, operations, techniques, tools, materials, and/or equipment to meet needs of area of specialization. Uses judgment in interpreting and adapting guidelines such as policies, regulations, precedents, and work directions for application to specific cases or problems. The decision regarding what needs to be done depends upon the analysis of the subject, phase, or issues involved in each assignment, and the chosen course of action may have to be selected from many alternatives. The work involves treating a variety of conventional problems, questions, or situations in conformance with established criteria.


This Facility Maintenance position, located at our Headquarters Building in downtown Los Angeles, performs general facility basic troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair including carpentry, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and lock smiting. Performs minor facility equipment installations. Relocates office contents, including equipment, computers, and furnishings. Assembles and installs office furniture and equipment, cubicles, electrical and communication components, and signage. Performs special events set up and breakdown including tables, chairs, room dividers, extension cords, sound system equipment, and other aesthetic components. Respond to work order requests, using an automated facilities work order system to assign, track and complete work orders; complete work on a timely basis; prepare and maintain records of performed work and services; Perform assigned facility inspections and due diligence efforts; report on as-found conditions.


Schedule: 9/80, 6:30 am to 4:15 pm Monday through Friday with alternating Fridays off

This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.

To view the full job description click here: Facilities Maintenance Mechanic



Education and Experience: High school diploma or a certificate of High School Equivalency (HSE) and six years of relevant experience.


Relevant experience includes: A broad range of knowledge relating to facility’s maintenance responsibilities and issues including furniture, plumbing, electrical, general carpentry, and construction. Experience with commercial building general maintenance and customer service.




Employees in this position may be required to obtain and maintain the following certifications, licensing and registrations:
*Valid Driver’s license from state of residency, equivalent to a California Class C, is required at time of application.




40% Technical Knowledge & Skills in: (tool and material procurement, maintenance and repairs: plumbing, carpentry, mechanical, and electrical, etc.)

25% Job Preparation (education, experience and training relevant to the position)

10% Leadership

15% Teamwork Skills

05% Oral Communication Skills

05% Written Communication Skills

100% Total


• Competitive compensation
• Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans.
• Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan.
• Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System
• Tuition reimbursement
• Training and advancement opportunities
• Excellent working environment
• Public transportation reimbursements and van pools

• Hub of public transportation: rail, subway, buses, and taxis

• On-site fitness center


For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular Full Time Employee

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.


The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email:


MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.


Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PST on the date stated in the job announcement. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.


Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).

REQUIRED SKILLS: BENEFITS: INDUSTRY: Energy and Utilities CATEGORY TIER 1: Installation, Maintenance, and Repair CATEGORY TIER 2: Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair CATEGORY TIER 3: Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Worker CLASSIFICATION TYPE: Permanent CLASSIFICATION TIME: Full-time JOB PAYMENT: Hourly SALARY RANGE: 31-41 % TRAVEL INCLUDED: % TELECOMMUTE: EDUCATION: --LOCATION OF JOB-- COUNTRY: United States STATE/PROVINCE: California CITY: Los Angeles ZIP CODE: 90012 REQUISITION NUMBER: 1514 CONTACT NAME: Cindy Pool CONTACT EMAIL ADDRESS:



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