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MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR - 2502000

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

Reasonable Accommodation Statement

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Sponsorship for Employment

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Disclosure of Salary Information

In compliance with the Illinois Equal Pay Act, 820 ILCS 112/1 et seq., the State does not seek, request, or require a job applicant’s wage or salary history.  Employment decisions are not made based on an applicant’s wage or salary history.  To that end, please do not include wage or salary information in your resume or other profile or application materials.

Date:  Jun 22, 2022
Location: 

Elgin, IL, US, 60123-7612

Job Requisition ID:  16482

Agency :  Department of Human Services 

Opening Date:  6/23/2022
Closing Date/Time: 07/07/2022
 
Salary:   Anticipated Salary: $4,938 - $6,582 per month.  
Job Type:   Salaried Full Time  
County:   Kane  
Number of Vacancies:   1  
Plan/BU:   RC020  

 

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 SuccessFactors.

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

Please attach a copy of your transcripts or diplomas for all degrees earned, and a copy of any applicable professional licensures to the MY DOCUMENTS section of your application.

Please note that the Department of Human Services must verify proof of higher education for any degree earned (if applicable) before any offer can be extended.

 

Posting Identification Number  10-81-16482

Position Overview

Under direct supervision, performs a variety of semi-skilled manual tasks involved in the operation of automotive and related maintenance of Elgin Mental Health Center. Transports patients to and from treatment sessions, residential wards, placement visits, etc. Monitors the ongoing maintenance of Stated owned vehicles assigned to Elgin Mental Health Center. Performs simple repairs and adjustments to vehicles. Picks up and delivers supplies and other material from the central stores.

Job Responsibilities

1. Performs a variety of semi-skilled manual tasks involved in the operation of automotive and related maintenance of Elgin Mental Health Center. Transports patients to and from treatment sessions, residential wards, placement visits, etc.

 

2. Monitors the ongoing maintenance of Stated owned vehicles assigned to Elgin Mental Health Center. Maintains records of the equipment and submits written reports.

 

3. Performs simple repairs and adjustments to vehicles.

 

4. Operates mowing equipment, tractors, snowplows, trucks, end loaders, buses and other motorized equipment.

 

5. Transports laundry to and from other Department of Human Services (DHS)/Office of Mental Health (OMH) facilities.

 

6. Picks up and delivers supplies and other material from the central stores.

 

7. Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of high school.
  2. Requires one year’s experience in performing a variety of semiskilled mechanical and manual tasks in the maintenance and operation of automotive or related maintenance equipment.
  3. Requires a valid Commercial Driver’s license (CDL) Class B with air brake endorsement.

Conditions of Employment

  1. Requires the ability to meet all agency vaccine/health-related policies and guidance.
  2. Requires ability to pass the IDHS background check.
  3. Requires ability to pass a drug screen. On January 1, 2020, the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act made it legal for residents over the age of 21 to produce, consume and sell cannabis in Illinois. Please note that although the law has changed, the Department will continue to enforce the Department’s zero tolerance Drug Testing policy. The use of unauthorized drugs, including cannabis, by an employee, regardless of the position held is prohibited.

Work Hours:  10:00 am - 6:30 pm  

Sunday-Thursday
Work Location: 750 S State St Elgin, IL 60123-7612  

Division of Mental Health

Elgin Mental Health Center

Engineering


Agency Contact: 

Tori Lornitis

Email: Tori.Lornitis2@illinois.gov

 

Job Family:  Facility/Fleet Management  

 

About the Agency

Illinois Department of Human Services serves families in need all across Illinois. Our mission is providing equitable access to social services, supports, programs and resources to enhance the lives of all who we serve. We are committed to the core values of Human Dignity, Equity, Community, Urgency, Transparency and Kindness.

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

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

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State employees should sign in to the career portal for State of Illinois employees – a link is available at the top left of the Illinois.jobs2web.com homepage in the blue ribbon. 

Non-State employees should log in on the using the “View Profile” link in the top right of the Illinois.jobs2web.com 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 Illinois.jobs2web.com – click “Application Procedures” in the footer of every page of the website.

 

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