Maintenance Technician

  • Job Reference: 425086038-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: State of Georgia
  • Location: Pooler, Georgia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Savannah Technical College seeks an experienced individual to serve as a Maintenance Technician. The primary responsibility of this position is to provide preventive maintenance to the Savannah, Liberty, Crossroads, and Effingham Campuses. Additional maintenance support will be provided for campus buildings, fixtures, other equipment, and properties.

Required Competencies

■ Knowledge of maintenance and repair of HVAC, carpentry, electricity, plumbing, etc.

■ Knowledge of tools, equipment and materials, and facility repairs.

■ Working skill in diagnosing maintenance and repair problems.

■ Working ability to repair facilities mechanical equipment systems.

■ Ability to read, interpret, and apply construction plans, specifications and blueprints required.

■ Ability to follow detailed oral and written instructions.

■ Ability to lift, push, and carry heavy items.

■ Basic computer competency.

■ Must have a valid driver's license and proof of insurability.

Minimum Qualifications

■ A high school diploma or GED *and* one (1) year of experience in a skilled trade (electrical, carpentry, plumbing) or building maintenance.

Preferred Qualifications

■ Minimum of two (2) years experience in a large-scale maintenance facility preferred.

Physical Demands

This work requires sitting, standing, walking, stooping, bending, pushing, pulling, crouching, climbing ladders, and lifting objects over 50 pounds. A high degree of dexterity is required to use tools and equipment. The work is performed in campus buildings and outdoors where the employee is occasionally exposed to heat, cold, or inclement weather. The employee is exposed to dirt, dust, grease, machinery with moving parts, and irritating chemicals. The ability to distinguish between shades of color when working with electrical wiring is required.


Salary is commensurate with education and work experience. Benefits include paid state holidays, annual and sick leave, and the State of Georgia Benefits package.

Application Deadline

Position considered open until filled. Candidates must pass a criminal background check. Applicants must submit an electronic application through Team Georgia Careers, and attach cover letter and resume (incomplete submissions will not be considered). Please include your annual salary for each position held.


Note: No phone inquiries please. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to personally contact each applicant. If we are interested in scheduling an interview, a representative from our college will contact you.

All male applicants between the ages of 18 and 26 years of age must present proof of Selective Service Registration. Savannah Technical College is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam Era, or citizenship status (except those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). Invitation to Self-Identify For compliance activities, contact Melissa Banks, Title IX and Equity Coordinator, Room A110 or , . Send written correspondence to Savannah Technical College, Attn: Melissa Banks, 5717 White Bluff Road, Savannah, GA 31405. STC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree. Candidates may be required to submit a valid Driver's License, proof of insurability, and/or a driver's history report for positions involving state travel.

A high school degree or GED *and* One (1) year of experience in a skilled trade (electrical, carpentry, plumbing) or building maintenance.

Additional Information

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* Requisition ID: FAC02I5
* Number of Openings: 1
* Shift: Variable