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BGS Maintenance Mechanic II

State of Vermont | Barre, VT 05641

State of Vermont


Buildings & General Services at the State of Vermont has an exciting opportunity as a BGS Maintenance Mechanic II. This position requires experience in multiple trades. Duties include installation, repair, and maintenance of buildings, systems, equipment, and machinery, as well as daily computer work. This position is based within a State Office building, but will require work in other buildings as needed. The hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4pm. Candidates should be able to successfully work independently and with a team.

Who May Apply

This position, BGS Maintenance Mechanic II (Job Req. #1892), is open to all State employees and external applicants.

If you would like more information about this position, please contact Jonathan Rutledge at .

Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.

Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.

Environmental Factors

Duties are performed at state buildings including correctional facilities. Contact with inmates may be anticipated. Incumbents may encounter harassment or hostile behavior, and must be able to respond in a calm and professional manner. Must be able to climb ladders, lift weights up to 75 pounds, and work in cramped, wet, or poorly ventilated areas. Plumbing repairs often entail exposure to raw sewage, for which protective clothing must be worn. Work in all types of weather should be anticipated. May require possession of a valid driver's license. May require emergency response to calls outside of regular work hours. Some potential for physical injury may be present.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent AND three (3) years or more of experience in building construction, structural maintenance, or building repair and maintenance


Completion of a one (1) year vocational/technical training program in building trades, mechanical repair, industrial arts or a closely related field AND two (2) years or more of experience in building construction, structural maintenance, or building repair and maintenance.


State licensure at or above the journeyman level in any trade area.

Total Compensation

As a State employee you are offered a great career opportunity, but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your total compensation, including:
  • 80% State paid medical premium
  • Dental Plan at no cost for employees and their families
  • Flexible Spending healthcare and childcare reimbursement accounts
  • Two ways to save for your retirement: A State defined benefit pension plan and a deferred compensation 457(b) plan
  • Work/Life balance: 11 paid holidays each year and a generous leave plan; many jobs also allow for a flexible schedule
  • Low cost group life insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Incentive-based Wellness Program
  • Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program
Want the specifics? Explore the Benefits of State Employment on our website.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.

Nearest Major Market: Barre
Nearest Secondary Market: Montpelier

Job Code: 1892
Posted On: 06/04/192019-06-04
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Facilities, Skilled Labor - Trades
Job Status: Full Time
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 05641, Facilities, Skilled Labor - Trades

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