About Position

Perform skilled work involving two or more trades in the construction, maintenance, and repair of buildings, equipment, and facilities.

Duties & Responsibilities

Note: Depending on assigned responsibilities, employees may perform some or all of the duties below.

  • Repair and adjust plumbing, water lines, electrical wiring, and equipment; plaster furniture, shelves, doors, windows, and machines of various kinds.
  •  Participate in the erection of small structures and the more complex alteration, repair, and maintenance of plumbing, electric, and water systems and/or fixtures, brick, cement, HVAC, and carpentry work.
  • Perform lawn, landscape and grounds maintenance functions in a subtropical climate.
  • Paint interiors and exteriors of buildings.
  • Perform electric and acetylene welding, brazing, and fabrication.
  • Operate power equipment to include lathes, drill presses, threading machines, air compressors and gasoperated saws.
  • May supervise assigned laborers and trades helpers in maintenance work.
  • May operate medium to heavy motorized equipment.
  • Drive a vehicle to and from work sites.
  • Clean work site upon work completion.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Working knowledge of procedures and techniques used in two or more construction trades.
  • Working knowledge of the construction and maintenance of various types of buildings and facilities.
  • Some knowledge of safety procedures and safety equipment.
  • Skill in the use of hand and electrical/gas-operated tools and equipment used in building and construction.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and drawings.
  • Ability to work effectively with others.
  • Ability to prioritize work.
  • Ability to plan, organize, and supervise the work of others.
  • Ability to proof own work and work of others.
  • Ability to operate a motor vehicle.
  • Ability to work effectively with others.

Required Minimum Education & Experience

  • A high school diploma or possession of a GED certificate.
  • Three years of experience as a skilled trades worker in two or more of the following trades: plumbing, electrical, carpentry, masonry, painting, or other skilled trades.
OR
  • A high school diploma or possession of a GED certificate.
  • Two years of experience as a Multi-Trades Worker I with Hillsborough County.

Additional Job Requirements

  • Depending on assignment, employees may be required to possess a valid Florida Driver License at time of employment. Driving history will be thoroughly reviewed and may be grounds for disqualification.
  • No visible tattoos on face. Tattoos on hands, neck, or arms must be covered with white, black, or neutral colored covering.
  • No illegal drug sale within lifetime.
  • No illegal drug use within the past 36 months. No marijuana use within the last 24 months.
  • No felony convictions within lifetime.
  • No misdemeanor convictions involving perjury, false statement, or domestic violence within lifetime.
  • No dishonorable discharge from any branch of the United States Armed Forces, the United States Coast Guard, National Guard, or Reserve Forces.
  • Successful completion of a criminal background investigation including polygraph; reference, employment, and neighborhood checks; medical evaluation; and drug screening.

We believe that diversity and inclusion among our applicants and employees is critical to our success as a community partner. We seek to offer employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical/mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, and military/veteran status. We proudly recognize veterans' preference and are committed to a drug-free and tobacco-free workplace. Job information is updated daily at noon.