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State of Massachusetts Building Maintenance Supervisor II in Waltham, Massachusetts

The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) Metro Region is seeking a motivated and talented individual for the Building Maintenance Supervisor position with strong attributes to work with Metro Residential Services (MRS). The successful candidate will be experienced and motivated individual to perform overall supervision and execution of all routine maintenance in a cluster of homes assigned, including painting and preparation work, appliance repairs, interior and exterior cleaning including mowing lawns, and snow-plowing, minor electrical and plumbing jobs, flooring and use of hand and power tools. Assures the homes meet basic safety standards sanitation and cleanliness. Conducts inspectional tours with the Director of Maintenance and Capital Projects, recommends repairs/replacement to larger goods and equipment, and works as a liaison to outside contractors and vendors. The candidate will be experienced to perform construction, preventative maintenance and repairs of all machinery, equipment and furnishings within the MRS. _Duties and Responsibilities (these duties are a general summary and not all inclusive):_ * Performs preventative maintenance of group homes * Responsible for the day-to-day maintenance including minor repairs, appliance repairs, painting, simple carpentry and general upkeep. * Aids in the exterior house work including power-washing, windows and light yard work * Assists with moving and assembling new equipment and furniture * Executes painting, caulking, and minor electrical, plumbing & carpentry repairs * Assists with snow removal and other landscaping tasks * Performs inventory of certain materials used in preventative maintenance * Related duties as directed by the Manager _Preferred Qualifications_ * Working knowledge of the fundamentals of one or more of the mechanical building trades * Working knowledge of construction and maintenance materials and equipment * Ability to understand and follow written or oral work and instructions * Ability to use tools and perform work of semi-skilled nature * Ability to deal effectively with others _About the Agency: _ The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) is dedicated to creating, in partnership with others, innovative and genuine opportunities for individuals with intellectual disabilities to participate fully and meaningfully in, and contribute to, their communities as valued members. _Agency Requirements:_ * Possess current and valid Class D Motor Vehicle Operator's License _Please Note:_ * Schedule: 8:30AM – 5:00PM Monday through Friday. Days Off: Saturday and Sunday. * This position is located out of Waltham. * * *Travel is required. _Benefits and Compensation:_ As an employee of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts you are offered a great career opportunity influencing a wide-spectrum of services to the diverse populations we serve - but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits which you should consider towards your overall compensation, including: * 75% state paid medical insurance premium * Reasonable Dental and Vision Plans * Flexible Spending Account and Dependent Care Assistance programs * Low cost basic and optional life insurance * Retirement Savings: State Employees' Pension and a Deferred Compensation 457(b) plan * 12 paid holidays per year and competitive Sick, Vacation and Personal Time * Tuition Benefit for employee and spouse at state colleges and universities * Short-Term Disability and Extended Illness program participation options * Incentive-based Wellness Programs * Professional Development and Continuing Education opportunities * Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program _Pre-Hire Process:_ Recommended candidates must successfully complete pre-employment screening which includes: * Disabled Persons Protection Commission (DPPC) Abuse Registry Search: * Criminal background check (CORI) by regulations set forth by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services. * National Background Checks, Chapter 234 of the Acts of 2014, conduct fingerprint-based check. * * Education, licensure and certifications will be verified in accordance with the Human Resources Division's Hiring Guidelines. Education and license/certification information provided by the selected candidate(s) is subject to the Massachusetts Public Record Law and may be published on the Commonwealth's website. If you require assistance with the application/interview process and would like to request an ADA accommodation, please click on the link and complete the Reasonable Accommodation Online Request Form First consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days. Minimum Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have at least (A) three years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in building maintenance, the major duties of which included (1) maintaining and/or repairing plumbing, electrical, heating, ventilating and/or air conditioning systems and/or (2) building custodial services and (B) of which at least one year must have been in a supervisory capacity. Special Requirements: None. Executive Order #595:As a condition of employment, successful applicants will be required to have received COVID-19 vaccination or an approved exemption as of their start date. Details relating to demonstrating compliance with this requirement will be provided to applicants selected for employment. Applicants who receive an offer of employment who can provide documentation that the vaccine is medically contraindicated or who object to vaccination due to a sincerely held religious belief may make a request for exemption. * An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.* Job: Equipment, Facilities & Services* *Organization: Department of Developmental Services *Title: *Building Maintenance Supervisor II Location: Massachusetts-Waltham - 465 Waverly Oaks Rd Requisition ID: 220005LI