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  • 494330
  • Full-time
  • Closing at: Oct 29 2021 at 23:55 MST


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Job Location:

Address:  1655 W. Jackson St. Phoenix, AZ 85007

Posting Details:

Salary: $35,000.00 - $42,853.00

Grade: 17

Closing Date: 10/3/2021

Job Summary:

Under the general direction of the Physical Plant Supervisor the Building Maintenance Specialist is responsible for maintaining state owned facilities which includes physical structures, mechanical/electrical systems and utilities. Significant travel in the assigned area is required. The Building Maintenance Specialist is responsible for requesting purchase orders and maintaining required documentation associated with work orders and time keeping. This position is required to know building system codes, OSHA requirements and safe working techniques and procedures. This position will work independently with limited supervision, and will utilize excellent communication, organizational and management skills in order to achieve positive task outcomes for agency customers and stakeholders. This position may be asked to accommodate emergency work after hours, as well as leading and training co-workers when applicable. Significant travel in the assigned region is required with possible overnight stay based on site location; drive long hours to multiple work locations in a variety of weather conditions such as extreme cold, heat, high winds and blowing dust; remote or rugged terrain. Employment is contingent upon passing a physical examination.

Job Duties:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain and repair physical building structures, HVAC systems, electrical systems, water systems and associated equipment. 

  • Execute preventative maintenance programs, building inspections which include, but not limited to repairing or replacing filters, lights, walls and flooring.

  • Receive and document work orders through the agency’s computer maintenance management system, TRIRIGA. Document purchases made with P-Card. Maintain shop and vehicles in optimum working condition.

  • Cost and order materials to make necessary repairs; inspect work projects and determine if work stoppage is necessary. Maintain power tools and interpret blueprints and schematics.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

Knowledge of:

  • Construction equipment and materials

  • Best practices involving new construction, re-models and building repairs

  • Federal, State and local building codes and procedures

  • State Procurement rules and procedures


Skills in:

  • Construction skills associated with the building trades

  • Utilizing power/hand tools and heavy construction equipment

  • Using TRIRIGA for documenting work orders and materials

  • Utilizing general office equipment; computers/software, copiers

  • Reconfiguring, building and deconstruction modular furniture


Ability to:

  • Diagnose construction, electrical or mechanical problems which might impact or compromise the safety of buildings, structures and facilities

  • Execute and maintain preventative maintenance programs

  • Communicate effectively with customers, stakeholders, vendors and contractors

  • Read and interpret blueprints and schematics

Selective Preference(s):

The ideal candidate for this position will have:

Two years experience equivalent to a Building Maintenance Technician

Pre-Employment Requirements:

*Employment is contingent upon passing a physical examination.

This position requires possession of a valid Arizona Class D Driver License. Candidates for this position must complete and sign PART 1 of the State of Arizona Application for Employment at the time of interview, which will allow ADOT to obtain the candidate's motor vehicle record (MVR). The most recent 39-month period shown on the MVR will be reviewed in accordance with A.A.C. R2-10-207.12 (H) and (I). The review must show an acceptable driving record prior to any offer of employment being made by ADOT. Employment is contingent upon an acceptable MVR and passing a physical examination.


The Arizona Department of Administration offers a comprehensive benefits package to include:
• Sick leave
• Vacation with 10 paid holidays per year
• Health and dental insurance
• Retirement plan
• Life insurance and long-term disability insurance
• Optional employee benefits include short-term disability insurance, deferred compensation plans, and supplemental life insurance

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page


Mandatory participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) is required.

Contact Us:

Arizona State Government is an EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by calling (602) 712-7279. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow sufficient time to arrange the accommodation. ADOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All newly hired employees will be subject to E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification.


All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress.  Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.  
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.

Arizona State Government is an AA/EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.