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Maintenance Specialist - Transit

Company: Lee County, Florida
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:


This is semi-skilled, manual work involving various custodial, maintenance and construction tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work includes the use of tools and equipment, performing general labor, maintenance and/or custodial tasks.
  • Major responsibility will be maintaining Lee County Transit vehicles, cleaning exterior and interior, light maintenance and fueling.

Education, Experience, Licensing

  • Requires any combination of education and/or experience equivalent to High School graduation or GED equivalent and six months maintenance or closely related experience.
  • General maintenance experience and knowledge of traffic safety and training is preferred.
  • Prefer CDL Class B license
  • Possession of a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record is required.
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check.
  • This position requires a candidate who receives a conditional offer of employment to pass a pre-employment drug screening.
  • This is a safety sensitive position which is subject to Drug and Alcohol Workplace Testing as provided in DOT regulation CFR-Part 40, 49 CFR Part 655.

Supplemental Information

  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pound fare boxes and trash cans.
  • Incumbent must be able to work outside in all weather conditions.
  • This is a PM shift and the work hours and days will vary to include weekends and holidays.

What makes this opportunity right for you:

At Lee County Government, we look to hire talented and innovative individuals who share our passion and want to make a lasting impact within our community. That's why we offer our employees a premier place to work by providing competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, as well being a participant in a robust State of Florida pension and investment retirement plans.

Additionally, we strongly believe in cultivating long-lasting relationships with our employees through promotional opportunities and career ladders across our organization. At Lee County Government, we do this by supporting your career development and growth through mentoring programs, and on-the-job training to help you achieve your goals. Every day at Lee County Government, you will have the opportunity to learn, grow, and make a difference within our own community.

Benefits Include:

  • Lee County offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical insurance that is available with HMO and PPO options, along with supplemental insurance coverage. (More information on employee benefits is available benefit plans).
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Medical & Dependent Care
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 11 paid holidays, Vacation & Sick Time
  • New uniforms provided
  • New facility
  • Employee appreciation/ peer recognition programs
  • Employee development opportunities

DISCLAIMER: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this classification. All positions are subject to a criminal background check. A conviction in and of itself may not necessarily preclude employment.

Keywords: Lee County, Florida, Fort Myers , Maintenance Specialist - Transit, Other , Fort Myers, Florida

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