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We continually strive for a workforce that reflects the growing diversity within the State of Illinois. A variety of employee backgrounds, perspectives, ideas and experiences are crucial to our ability to most effectively serve the public. Bilingual skills welcome

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To be provided a Reasonable Accommodation during the hiring process, you will need to provide a certification of disability from a physician, psychiatrist, school official or an Illinois Department of Human Services (DHS) Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Counselor. Supporting documentation should be uploaded under My Documents → Additional Documents section for each application.

Any questions on Reasonable Accommodations can be directed to Central Management Services Disability Resource Center at or call (217) 524-7514 for further information and to request or discuss an accommodation.

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Date:  Nov 17, 2022

Collinsville, IL, US, 62234-6102

Job Requisition ID:  21243

Agency :  Department of Central Management Services 
Closing Date/Time: 12/05/2022 
Salary:   $3,856 - $5,404; Anticipated starting salary is $3,856; CBA language applies.  
Job Type:   Salaried Full Time  
County:   Madison  
Number of Vacancies:   1  
Plan/BU:   RC042  


This position is a union position; therefore, provisions of the relevant collective bargaining agreement/labor contract apply to the filling of this position.


All applicants who want to be considered for this position MUST apply electronically through the website. State of Illinois employees should click the link near the top left to apply through the SuccessFactors employee career portal.

Applications submitted via email or any paper manner (mail, fax, hand delivery) will not be considered.


Posting Identification Number  21243


The Illinois Department of Central Management Services is seeking to hire an organized and detail-oriented Building and Grounds Maintenance Worker at our Collinsville area. This position will assist with a variety of labor/tasks including maintenance of buildings and grounds utilizing provided tools and equipment. This position will be responsible for the maintaining of interior cleanliness of building at the Collinsville Regional Office Building along with performing journeyman work related to maintaining heating/cooling temperatures while adhering to state and federal codes and standards. All are encouraged to apply!



  • Under direct supervision of Facilities Manager, performs non-skilled building and grounds work for the Collinsville Illinois State Police (ISP) District Head Quarters and other CMS operated facilities and/or centers within the Central & Southern Region as needed.

  • Performs exterior maintenance, cleaning walkways, entrances, grounds, and roadsides.

  • Assists skilled craftsman in performing a variety of semi-skilled work below the journey level such as making minor repairs to plumbing, electrical, HVAC, and refrigeration equipment.

  • Maintains equipment in proper working order.

  • Travels to and monitors various other assigned facilities within the Central/Southern Region as necessary to ensure facilities are maintained on a regular basis.

  • Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the duties enumerated above.



  • Requires knowledge, skill, and mental development equivalent to completion of high school.
  • Requires one year of maintenance work experience preferably associated with the building and mechanical trades and/or heavy equipment operation.



  • Prefers one (1) year of professional experience using hand and power tools, operating heavy equipment, and/or performing semiskilled manual work in a safe manner.

  • Prefers one (1) year of professional experience gaining knowledge of construction and maintenance tools, equipment, and building materials.

  • Prefers one (1) year of professional experience following written and oral instructions including blueprints and other diagrams.



  • This position requires the applicant to pass an Illinois State Police background check.
  • Overtime is a condition of employment, and you may be required/mandated to work overtime including scheduled, unscheduled, or last-minute overtime.
  • Requires the ability to utilize agency supplied material/equipment (i.e., pager, cell phone, etc.).
  • Requires ability to lift 50 lbs. and assist with lifting to 75 lbs.

  • Requires a valid, appropriate driver’s license and the ability to travel. 


Work Hours:  7:00am - 3:00pm Monday - Friday  
Work Location: 1104 Eastport Plaza Dr Collinsville, IL 62234-6102  
Agency Contact:

CMS Internal Personnel

401 S. Spring St., Room 414

Springfield, IL 62706

Phone Number: 217-558-3089

Fax Number: 217-558-5943

Job Family:  Facility/Fleet Management  


This position Does Not contain “Specialized Skills” (as that term is used in CBAs).



Use the “Apply” button at the top right or bottom right of this posting to begin the application process.

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Non-State employees should log in on the using the “View Profile” link in the top right of the homepage in the blue ribbon.  If you have never before signed in, you will be prompted to create an account.

If you have questions about how to apply, please see the following resources:

State employees: Log in to the career portal for State employees and review the Internal Candidate Application Job Aid

Non-State employees: on – click “Application Procedures” in the footer of every page of the website.

Transfer forms will need to be submitted to the contact info above.  Applications will not be accepted via fax or mail or hand delivery.  



Central Management Services (CMS) is the operational engine working behind the scenes to enable the State’s more than 60 agencies, universities, boards, and commissions to deliver efficient, reliable service to all Illinois citizens. The Agency’s mission is to support the State by delivering innovative, responsive, and effective services that provide the best value for Illinois State government and the people it serves. Among the services CMS provides are human resources facilitation; benefits programs for employees, retirees, and local governments; property and facilities management; diversity initiatives for public contracting and State employment; joint purchasing support; vehicle oversight and support; surplus property programs; print and electronic communications services; and administrative hearings coordination.


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