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Building Maintenance Repairer I (BC-09)

Company: County of Maui
Location: Hilo
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Salary: $5,389.00 Monthly

Location : Maui County (various), HI

Job Type: Permanent Full-Time

Job Number: R-9230 (B)

Department: Department of Police

Opening Date: 03/28/2024




Performs a variety of skilled maintenance and repair tasks relative to the upkeep of buildings and other structures and the equipment and facilities housed therein; and performs other related duties as required.

Distinguishing Characteristics:

This is the journey person class in the Building Maintenance Repairer series. This class differs from that of Building Maintenance Helper in that the Building Maintenance Repairer I performs a variety of skilled building tradeswork independently, whereas the Building Maintenance Helper performs semi-skilled and manual tasks incidental to the various building trades.

This class differs from that of Building Maintenance Repairer II in that the Building Maintenance Repairer I performs maintenance and repair work in the upkeep of buildings, structures and equipment housed therein; whereas the Building Maintenance Repairer II supervises and participates in the maintenance and repair of buildings, structures and equipment housed therein.
Examples of Duties

The following are examples of duties and are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in this class. The omission of specific duties statements does not preclude management from assigning such duties if such duties are a logical assignment for the position.

Checks buildings, equipment and grounds to locate conditions indicating the need for repair and maintenance work; makes building repairs including patching roofs, cutting and replacing glass, replacing screens, rehanging doors, replacing and repairing locks, repairing and patching cement floors, walks, drives and foundations; installs and removes shelves, partitions and cabinets; repairs and makes office furniture, doors, tables and chairs; repairs and paints doors, windows, furniture and new constructions; performs woodwork such as building forms for concrete, building and repairing fences and gates, replacing parts in fixtures and furniture and moving and installing partitions; replaces broken pipes; cleans plugged drains; replaces gaskets and washers; installs and maintains sprinkler systems and wash basins; mixes mortar and builds walls; services, lubricates, regulates and repairs such equipment as water heaters, refrigerating and air conditioning units, electrical water coolers, electrical motors, pumps, and kitchen and laundry equipment; fabricates articles from steel, sheetmetal and pipes; estimates cost, time and materials needed for repair and maintenance work to be performed; reports need for major repairs; uses a variety of hand tools and some power equipment in the performance of work; may operate a vehicle in the transportation of materials and men.

This is an amendment to the specification for the class, BUILDING MAINTENANCE REPAIRER, which was approved on August 23, 1974, effective June 16, 1979.

APPROVED: October 24, 1980

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Training and Experience: A combination of education and experience substantially equivalent to graduation from high school and four (4) years of experience involving the maintenance and repair of buildings and equipment housed therein under skilled maintenance personnel.

License Requirements: Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator's license (Type 3).

Knowledge of: practices, tools, equipment and materials used in the various building trades of carpentry, plumbing, masonry, painting and mechanical repair; occupational hazards and safety practices and procedures.

Ability to: determine need for repairs involving a variety of building trades; use hand and power tools utilized in the various trades; install plumbing fixtures; read and interpret blueprints and sketches; estimate time and material needed to perform a job; make mechanical repairs to equipment and appliances which are part of a building or other structure; understand and follow oral and written instructions.

Health and Physical Condition:

Persons seeking appointment to positions in this class must meet the health and physical condition standards deemed necessary and proper for the performance of the duties.

Physical Effort Grouping: Heavy

This is an amendment to the minimum qualification specification for the class, BUILDING MAINTENANCE REPAIRER I, approved August 23, 1974, amended and retitled June 16, 1979, amended April 23, 1992, effective November 1, 1993.

APPROVED: November 5, 1993
Supplemental Information

Qualified applicants will be required to take an online assessment. Applicants are required to test alone in a quiet, distraction-free area using a reliable computer with a high-speed internet connection, a microphone, a webcam (internal or external), and a Windows or Apple Operating System. Applicants who do not meet the system requirements will be provided an opportunity to take the online assessment on site.


If you have never applied for a job using the NEOGOV system, you must create an account. You will need a username, password, and working email address to create your account. Your detailed work history is required on the application. A resume submitted in lieu of an application will not be sufficient. Furthermore, "See resume" is NOT an acceptable response under the "Work Experience" section. An application containing this response may be deemed incomplete. Applications may be rejected if they are incomplete.


The above examination is being given on an open-competitive basis to establish an eligible list which shall be effective for not more than one year unless extended by the Director of Personnel Services.


The County of Maui does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, color, ancestry, national origin, disability, marital status, pregnancy, arrest and court record, assignment of child support, national guard participation or any other basis covered by state or federal laws governing non-discrimination

Pre-Employment/Post-Offer Drug Screening Test: All applicants, who will enter a safety sensitive position or certain designated categories that the Personnel Services Director has established or who are required by law to be drug tested must pass a pre-employment/post-offer drug screening test as a condition of employment. There is no retesting or re-evaluation process. Cost for the drug screening test shall be borne by the County of Maui.

Personnel Services Email:


This position requires a combination of education and experience substantially equivalent to graduation from high school. Do you have a high school diploma or GED equivalent? (Please ensure your high school information is included in the Education section of your application)

  • Yes
  • No


    Do you have four (4) years of full-time professional work experience involving the maintenance and repair of buildings and equipment housed therein under skilled maintenance personnel? Please list your related work experience on your application. "See Resume" is not acceptable.
    • Yes
    • No


      If yes, please indicate at which employer did you gain this experience, the specific duties performed, and the percentage of time spent performing those duties. (See "resume" is not acceptable.)

      Required Question

Keywords: County of Maui, Hilo , Building Maintenance Repairer I (BC-09), Professions , Hilo, Hawaii

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