• Temporal
  • Cualquier lugar

Descripción de la oferta

Duración de la oferta: hasta el 17/10/2023.


Working in the Facility Management section of the Embassy, the General Maintenance Worker carries out scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and minor repair work on the plumbing system and fixtures, general welding and masonry work in all mission buildings and facilities including residential owned and leased properties.


EDUCATION: Completion of secondary school is required and/or completion of vocational training from an accredited institute recognized as producing journeyman level technicians with specialization in the plumbing and general constructions fields is required.

EXPERIENCE: A minimum of two (2) years of experience in the repair and maintenance pf plumbing and commercial or industrial HVAC/mechanical heating, refrigeration and ventilation systems.

JOB KNOWLEDGE: Maintenance an repair of standard plumbing methods and techniques including portable water and sewage systems, motor starters, thermostats, humidistats, variable frequency drive (VFD) motors and controllers, gravity dampers sensors, furnaces, hydronic systems, hot water heaters and heat pumps, evaporators and condensers. Minor component replacement of motor, valves, pumps, controls and recording instruments. Plumbing system testing procedures in control devices to monitor, diagnose faults, determine current operating capacity to the design requirements, all in accordance with U.S. and host country regulations. Maintenance and repair using industry aligned techniques and procedures for the modification and fabrication of various types of metal and alloy parts and equipment by use of electric and gas welding processes. Maintenance and repair using industry aligned techniques and procedures involved in laying a variety of brick, block, stone an concrete in the construction or repair of such items as partitions, walls , walkways and roadways. Reading and working from sketches, architectural and engineering drafting, specifications, schematics, one-line diagrams and material lists.  

LANGUAGE: Limited knowledge of English speaking/reading/writing. Good working knowledge of Spanish speaking/reading/writing.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Ability to identify problems or dangers, report issues and provide solutions. Communication and interpersonal skills to answer queries from end-users. Ability to work as part of a team, work under pressure and a tight schedule. A flexible approach to work shifts and answer emergency calls at all hours. A valid driver's license is required.