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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Lead Maintenance Job Opening

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A full-time position is open for Lead Maintenance at the Des Moines County Maintenance Department. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of operation, maintenance and repair methods, practices and procedures for equipment involved in building & grounds maintenance. Requires frequent lifting, moving, carrying, pushing, pulling up to 50 lbs. Requires frequent standing, walking, stooping, kneeling, and crouching. Work involves exposure to unusual elements, extreme temperatures, heights, and confined spaces. Candidate must have high school diploma or equivalent. Must have valid current driver license. Must be able to work a rotating On-Call schedule and overtime as needed. Computer proficiency in Microsoft and basic computer applications. Must have basic mathematical skills.

Post-secondary courses in job related areas such as construction trades and supervision, preferred. Five years of experience in facilities maintenance, preferred. Starting hourly rate is $14.99 with pay increase every 6 months up to 42 months of employment per contract. 

A job description and application forms are available at the Des Moines County Auditors Office. Applications and resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

Qualified candidates may email the application and resume to  or drop off applications and resumes to:

Des Moines County Auditor’s Office

ATTN: Maintenance Department/Rodney Bliesener

513 N Main Street

Burlington, Iowa 52601.

Lead Maintenance Job Description

Des Moines County Job Application

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