Trades Technician II (Detention Center)

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Jul 01, 2020
Full Time Public Safety
  • Salary: $14.89 - $25.62 Hourly USD

Job Description


This position will be responsible for Programmed Maintenance and repair to include heating, air conditioning and refrigeration, plumbing, carpentry and insulation, drywall, painting and electrical at the Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center. Interested individuals should be highly motivated, customer service oriented, possess good communication skills, be safety minded and be able to work well within a demanding environment.

HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $14.89 - $20.26

APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2020 or earlier if filled.

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties include: repairing water heaters and mixing valves; lighting ballasts, switches and fixtures; leaky faucets and water lines; unclogging drains, toilets and sinks; maintaining chill water tower levels, completing work order forms and reports and overseeing outside contractors. Individual will also perform minor carpentry, drywall and painting work and general preventative maintenance to heating/air conditioning equipment and components. Individual will monitor HVAC systems by computer and troubleshoot and diagnose equipment during malfunctions and replace/repair parts as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications

Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) supplemented with experience in one or more of the building trades and a minimum of five (5) years in the building maintenance environment. Individual must be willing to work in a Detention Center environment. Must possess a valid SC driver's license and pass criminal background check.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Interested individuals must possess basic skills for Microsoft Office. The selected individual may from time to time be involved in facility alterations, renovations and other maintenance duties as needed.Closing Date/Time: 8/28/2020 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map