at Delaware Department of Correction in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Correctional Officer/Physical Plant Maintenance/Trades Technician
Opening Date 12/2/2023 12:00:00 AM
Closing Date 5/29/2024 11:59:00 PM
Type of Recruitment Open Competitive
Salary Yearly: $64,000.00
Salary Plan G386
Pay Grade 10
Shift Hours 7:00am-3:00pm weekends/holidays required.
Employment Type Actual Vacancies
Employment Term Regular
Agency DOC/Prisons/BWCI and HRYCI
Location(s) Baylor Womens Corr Inst:
(660 Baylor Blvd, New Castle, DE, 19720)
Howard R. Young Correctional Institution:
(1301 E 12th St, Wilmington, DE, 19801)
Contact Name Department of Correction Human Resources
Contact Phone 302-857-5298
A class incumbent performs at the advanced level and carries out preventative maintenance, electrical work, HVAC maintenance and repair, and/or restoration activities in one or more of the traditional trades fields on structures, systems and equipment to help ensure efficient operation of a physical plant.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
Performs preventative routine and complex maintenance repairs on interior and exterior building structures, fixtures and appurtenances; heavy duty structural and mechanical equipment or HVAC and other systems.
Performs restoration and renovation on facilities, builds partitions, shelving from sketches, plans or instructions, renovates furniture and equipment and designs layout to ensure most efficient use of space.
Recommends referral of jobs beyond financial or capability limits to private contractors.
Maintains and repairs compressor, pumps, hydraulic lifts, treatment and disposal plants and operates and maintains HVAC systems, and complex electrical and plumbing projects.
Operates and maintains life safety devices such as auxiliary generators, sprinkler systems and emergency lighting.
Makes necessary sketches and recommends changes to blue prints on any renovation or new installation to meet applicable class.
Oversees the work of skilled, semi-skilled maintenance, labor and inmate work force in performing specific assignments or in a training situation.
Maintains records of work performed, materials used and time spent on assignments and secures through established procedures, materials and supplies.
Maintains security of all tools, supplies, equipment and assigned inmates, participates in cell, building and grounds searches for contraband, weapons and escapees as required.