Louisiana Department of State Civil Service MAINTENANCE REPAIRER 1-2 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana



$1,839.00 - $3,761.00 Monthly

$10.61 - $21.70 Hourly

$1,839.00 - $3,761.00 Monthly


Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge, LA

Job Type



Culture Rec & Tourism-State Parks

Job Number



12/6/2016 11:59 PM Central

  • Description

  • Benefits

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Supplemental Information

Job Number: CRT-2016-87221-SP


  • This position is located at the Capitol Park State Museum in Baton Rouge, LA.

  • This position is in a Career Progression Group to a Maintenance Repairer 2 and may be filled as a 1 or 2 based on the qualifications of the selected applicant.

  • The Maintenance Repairer 2 has a Special Entrance Rate (SER) starting at $34,663.20 ($1,333.20 bi-weekly), and the maximum annual salary is $51,688.

  • An SER for the Maintenance Repairer 1 has not been established.

  • Please refer to the "Job Specifications" tab located at the top of the LA Careers "Current Job Opportunities page" for specific information on salary ranges, minimum qualification requirements and job concepts for each level.

No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy.

DUTIES: Make general repairs and conducts maintenance to museum buildings, interiors, exteriors, fixtures, HVAC systems, and other mechanical and related fields such as plumbing, carpentry and electrical. Assists with the set-up and take-down before, during, and after museum events and rentals. Monitors pest control and security systems of the site through daily routines and procedures.

Applicants applying to this announcement outside of the Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism may be required to accept probation in lieu of promotion.


If interested, applicants may apply in accordance with one of the following below:

  • ONLINE: Click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities.

  • PAPER: If you are unable to apply online, you may fax your Civil Service application at (225)925-1914 or you may mail it to Staffing Division, Department of State Civil Service, P.O. Box 94111, Capitol Station, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9111. Please include the job title (MAINTENANCE REPAIRER 1-2) and job number (CRT-2016-87221-SP) on your application. All applications must be faxed or postmarked by the closing date of this posting.

    NOTE: When submitting a paper application, you MUST use the latest revised Civil Service application, which is available on the Department of Civil Service's website. Older versions of the Civil Service application/SF10 will not be accepted and will be returned to you. You may download a Civil Service Application here. *Paper applications will be considered incomplete if the supplemental questions are not printed, answered and submitted with the application. Resumes' are not accepted.


    While we would encourage all interested applicants to apply, please be aware that there are various reasons that your application may be disqualified from consideration including, but not limited, to:

  • Submission of a resume and/or SF-10 application in lieu of the online application or official Louisiana employment application as referenced above;

  • Failure to fully complete the education and work experience sections of the application;

  • Failure to include the job title, job number CRT-2016-87221-SP and completed supplemental questions (if applicable) with a paper application submission;

  • Failure to submit a paper application (by postmark, if mailed; or by date/time stamp, if faxed) by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date of this announcement.

    For further information about this vacancy, contact:

    ShanteƩ Phenix, HR Analyst

    Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism

    PO Box 94361

    Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9361

    Email: sphenix@crt.la.gov

    FAX: 225-342-7928

    The Office of the Lieutenant Governor and the Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism are participants in the E-Verify system for identification and employment eligibility purposes.




One year of experience in the building construction trades, building maintenance, maintenance or repair of mechanical equipment, or as a parks building and grounds attendant.


Training in the building construction trades, building maintenance, maintenance or repair of mechanical equipment, or parks building and grounds work will substitute for the required experience. Training will be credited in six month increments.


Custodial building maintenance is not qualifying.

Examples of building construction trades include cabinetmaker, carpenter, concrete finisher, electrician, HVAC controls technician, HVAC mechanic, ironworker, millwright, painter, pipefitter, plasterer, plumber, refrigeration mechanic, roofer, sheet metal worker, steamfitter, tile setter and welder.

Examples of building maintenance include Maintenance Repairer 1/2, B/G/E Maintenance Repairer 1/2 and Maintenance Repair Foreman.

Examples of repair/maintenance of mechanical equipment include Operating Engineer 1/2, auto mechanic, Mobile Equipment Maintenance Mechanic, Mobile Equipment Overhaul Mechanic and Mobile Equipment Master Mechanic.

Job Concepts

Function of Work:

To make minor repairs to buildings, facilities, grounds, navigational locks, and light equipment/appliances or to perform general maintenance on marine vessels and all related facilities.

Level of Work:


Supervision Received:

Close from a Maintenance Foreman, supervisor, or administrator of higher level.

Supervision Exercised:


Location of Work:

All state agencies.

Job Distinctions:

Differs from laborer, grounds maintenance, and custodial jobs by performance of a wide range of basic maintenance and repair responsibilities.

Differs from other maintenance jobs by limitation to basic or minor repairs to buildings, facilities, light equipment, or marine vessels.

Examples of Work


Makes minor repairs to the interior/exterior of buildings and facilities and maintains furniture and equipment employing basic skills in the plumbing, carpentry, electrical, mechanical, and related fields.

Maintains and makes minor repairs to small lawn mowers, appliances, chainsaws, pumps, cars, and tractors including lubricant levels, timing, replacing, and adjusting minor worn or damaged parts (belts, plugs, fuses, hoses, etc.).

Cleans and replaces filters on window air conditioners and simple central heating and air conditioning systems.

Starts, operates, and checks for safety and maintenance of a wide variety of small engines, lawn mowers, hand tools, pumps, chainsaws, pick up trucks, tractors, farm machinery, and implements.

Performs basic road maintenance by clearing drainage, spreading road surface material, filling pot holes, placement of signs, repairing fences, removing trees, etc.

Makes minor repairs to navigational locks such as replacing hydraulic hoses.


Performs minor repairs on marine vessels.

Performs general maintenance on all marine facilities.

Participates in the painting, pipefitting, carpentry, sand blasting, and electrical repair of marine vessels and related equipment.

Performs minor maintenance on all assigned equipment.

Performs other duties or assignments as directed by Marine Foreman or Marine Maintenance Superintendent.