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Maintenance Worker

The Richmond Metropolitan Transportation Authority seeks a Maintenance Worker to complete various maintenance-related assignments at RMTA facilities (toll plaza buildings, tunnels and tollbooths). This includes: Daily cleaning of facilities; landscaping (maintaining plants/shrubbery, cutting grass); degreasing toll lanes and canopies; removing snow/ice; painting; making routine repairs, installing drywall, filling pot holes, and other preventative maintenance.

REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to work in both inside and outside environmental conditions; have general knowledge of building cleaning practices, supplies and equipment, maintenance, carpentry, plumbing and painting.  Mechanical aptitude and general knowledge of and experience using manual and gasoline powered lawn equipment; electric floor cleaning equipment; common hand tools. Ability to lift heavy weights (up to 75 lbs.) routinely. Must be available to report to work upon call-in during inclement weather or for special projects. Must have high school diploma or equivalent, valid VA driver’s license, and minimum 2 yrs maintenance exp.  Employment is contingent upon acceptable background and reference checks, and passing pre-employment drug screen.

The RMTA offers a competitive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, retirement through the Virginia Retirement System, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, and paid time off.  The beginning salary is $15 per hour.

To apply, please download the general application from the link below.   Completed application and/or resume can be mailed to:  RMTA, Attn:  Human Resources, 901 East Byrd Street, Suite 1120, Richmond, VA  23219; emailed to; or faxed to 804-523-3333.

Open until filled.  

Job Type: Full Time