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Skilled Maintenance Specialist

City of Klamath Falls
Klamath Falls, OR Full-time
Posted on August 2, 2019

City of Klamath Falls is accepting applications for a Skilled Maintenance Specialist with an Electrical License.

The Skilled Maintenance Specialist performs a variety of skilled tasks involving the maintenance and upkeep of City buildings and operations. Responsible for construction, alteration, maintenance, and repair of facilities, buildings, and mechanical systems.


  • Troubleshoots and repairs electrical controls and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s).
  • Installs, maintains, troubleshoots and repairs electrical distribution systems and fixtures.
  • Maintains, inspects, diagnoses and makes repairs to natural gas, water, refrigeration, and air distribution systems.  Tests, adjusts, and calibrates air conditioning equipment and mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic control instruments.
  • Tests and may chemically treat condenser and cooling tower water and water from other systems.
  • Performs plumbing repairs. Inspects, maintains, and repairs complete plumbing systems, including other fluid flows such as natural gas. Assists with repairs to sewer lines, water lines, heaters, valves, seals, and back flow preventers.
  • Performs a variety of carpentry duties.
  • Performs a variety of painting and varnishing duties.
  • Inspects, tests, repairs and conducts preventative maintenance on smoke and heat sensors, fire alarms, pulls, sprinkler flow switches to exercise controls and panels to meet applicable standards.
  • Inspects, repairs and performs preventative maintenance on roofs including documentation.
  • Performs a variety of masonry duties.
  • Maintains required records and makes reports.  Prepares reports on work completed and materials used.
  • May train and guide the work of other Maintenance Associates assisting with skilled maintenance. 

Position open until filled. Wage range: $23.38 - $32.36 per hour + an excellent benefits package.

Candidates must apply online at

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO).