Job Summary

Position is responsible for executing maintenance-related tasks requiring the use of skills associated with a variety of trades.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensures security of all guests is maintained at all times. Ensures guest privacy is maintained at all times.
  • Performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks involving standard methods related to the operation and maintenance of physical plant facilities.
  • Maintains work order log and follow up as required. Reports status to supervisor. Logs trouble calls with contractors as appropriate.
  • Performs work in at least three of the following trades in the maintenance and repair of buildings and related fixtures


  • Makes plumbing repairs to sinks faucets commodes tanks urinals P- traps shut-off valves washing machines and water supply that can be accomplished by removing cleaning resealing replacing defective parts or units. Installs water heaters garbage disposals faucets and sinks. Involves installing modifying and repairing new and existing utility supply and disposal systems and equipment water closets tubs fire sprinkler systems and showers. The incumbent works from building plans blueprints and sketches to plan and lay out the routing placement slant slope fall and proper operation of systems and equipment. Installs modifies and repairs systems like those described above by locating and tapping main lines setting up system routes placing and cutting route openings placing hangers for proper level and slope and determining and installing valves traps and unions needed for proper operation of systems.

Washer/Dryer repair

  • Performs routine maintenance on washers and dryers to include cleaning lint ducts and vents replacing hoses and fittings as required and referring more complex problems to supervisor for action. –

Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning HVAC

  • Recognizes cause of faulty equipment and makes repairs on a variety of HVAC units. Installs equipment recognizes the causes of faulty equipment and makes repairs on a variety of domestic and commercial refrigeration and air conditioning units and systems. The systems are used to condition areas and to cool equipment such as water dispensers and small structures or areas that use unit comfort coolers window units and other similar equipment. Mechanics work from oral instructions blueprints and work orders. They trace and locate defects to determine the type and extent of repair needed and they plan the work select the proper tools and testing devices and accomplish repairs according to accepted trade practices.


  • Repairs are accomplished by removing replacing tightening splicing soldering and insulating defective wiring controls equipment and fixtures such as broken and bare wiring burned out switches and relays loose connections and fittings damaged light fixtures and poorly operating thermostats. Replaces fluorescent and incandescent ballasts bulbs and tubes. Repairs are accomplished by removing replacing tightening splicing soldering and insulating defective wiring controls equipment and fixtures such as broken and bare wiring burned out switches and relays loose connections and fittings damaged light fixtures and poorly operating thermostats. May install or repair electrical systems incidental to the construction or maintenance of facilities. Receives work orders oral instructions and wiring diagrams that indicate the nature of the repair or installation to be made the layout and placement of circuitry fixtures and controls and the types of wiring parts and equipment installed. They locate broken worn damaged or poorly operating wiring fixtures controls and equipment through visual check or through use of a small variety of test equipment for example test lamps voltage testers ammeters and polarity testers. They complete needed repairs to installed systems and rearrange and hook up items such as outlets switches light fixtures regulators and circuit breakers.


  • Uses skilled techniques to construct install repair and modify wood and wood substitute structures and items requiring close tolerance fit and structural soundness. Constructs and repairs a wide variety of structural items such as building frames rafters concrete forms walls staircases door and window frames interior and exterior trim and miscellaneous items such as workbenches counter tops bookcases equipment cabinets computer consoles and items requiring limited decorative trim and molding. Set up and operate a wide variety of wood working machines and tools. Assemble items with a variety of joining techniques such as miters rabbets dados biscuit and uses glues and adhesives to secure wood pieces veneers and counter tops. Uses wood metal and various composite materials when installing or replacing interior partitions flooring panels suspended ceilings counter tops and moldings. Interprets drawings blueprints and specifications independently and determine the layout and work sequences and types of lumber or special related materials. Plan and carry out projects from initial layout to completion.


  • Coating work is accomplished by any of the accepted methods of the trade including special finishing techniques such as marbling and graining by using coating materials that are prepared in special as well as common ways and by applying coating techniques that ensure surfaces have a smooth textured and decorative appearance and meet thickness and level requirements. Incumbent determine the methods techniques devices and materials that are best suited to the surface finish required for example glossy finish grained effect or a finish that must meet specified thicknesses and levels. Prepares surfaces by methods such as smoothing with pumice and rottenstone filling shaping and leveling with metal and synthetic resins and mixing and applying pre-coating agents for example pickling and alkali compounds. They prepare coating materials by tinting toning matching blending and mixing in various additives. Applies coating materials with any of the accepted trade devices including those designed to give special effects for example brushes rollers spray guns and graining devices. They see that the coating finish meets match texture decorative thickness and level requirements.

Performs other related duties as assigned

To ensure compliance with an applicable preliminary nationwide injunction, which may be supplemented, modified, or vacated, depending on the course of ongoing litigation, the Federal Government will take no action to implement or enforce the COVID-19 vaccination requirement pursuant to Executive Order 14043. Those not fully vaccinated as defined by the CDC as two weeks after a person have received the requisite number of doses of the COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the FDA, may be required to adhere to COVID-19 testing protocols

Primary Location

United States-Virginia-Virginia Beach


NGIS Dam Neck


Full-Time (35 + hours)

Unposting Date

Nov 1, 2022, 10:59:00 PM

General Experience

One year of experience that provided the applicant with knowledge of general maintenance practices involving the upkeep of buildings grounds fixtures equipment etc.

Substitution Of Education For Experience

One year of high school education may be substituted for 3 months of general experience up to a High School Diploma or GED for one year of general experience.

Specialized Experience

Three years of general maintenance work in involving variety of trade practices associated with such occupations as air conditioning and refrigeration electrical work plumbing carpentry masonry and painting etc. Including knowledge of safety and environmental rules and regulations concerning procedures tools mechanical and electrified equipment chemicals and basic safe work practices

Physical Requirements

Standing stooping bending kneeling climbing and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions. Frequently lifts and carries material weighing up to 50 pounds. A recognized professional certification or license in one trade plumbing HVAC electrical carpentry or painting trade is preferred.