Maintenance Mechanic 121117

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The Kansas City Public Library seeks a Maintenance Mechanic to perform general maintenance of physical plants, equipment, and grounds at its ten locations. Duties include the repair and installation of electrical equipment, plumbing building equipment, and HVAC. Duties also include painting, locksmith responsibilities, carpentry and other interior and exterior maintenance. Minimum qualifications include High school diploma or GED, substantial maintenance experience including electrical, plumbing and carpentry, and the ability to read blueprints and instructional guides. Full time, Also requires the ability to repeatedly lift up to 60 lbs., stand for long periods, walk for long periods, perform the above mentioned tasks while in various physical positions, and climb ladders up to 15 ft. in height. Monday through Friday with some evenings and weekends. $16.31 per hour plus excellent benefits. Position is open until filled. The Kansas City Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Central Library
$16.31 per hour plus excellent benefits.
For All Openings: 
All persons hired for the Kansas City Public Library must pass a background check for criminal records. You must be at least 16 years old and have completed the 9th grade to work at any of our libraries. Unless otherwise specified, we require a completed application, even for positions requesting a resume and/or questionnaire. The Kansas City Public Library is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural diversity.