Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Building Maintenance Specialist

Sioux Falls, SD
Job ID: 17189
Agency: Department of the Military / Air National Guard Facility Management
Salary: $20.00 - $24.00 per hour, depending on experience
Pay Grade: GI
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
This is a full-time position with the Department of the Military. For more information on the Department of the Military, please visit http://military.sd.gov .

This position maintains or installs controls/automated building energy management systems, mechanical systems, plumbing or electrical systems in good operating condition, performing necessary repairs and supervises and participates in planning, altering and installing new systems in a complex of buildings.

Be able to work in hot and cold weather conditions as needed to make repairs to equipment; and climb ladders, operate and work at heights on aerial lifts, work on roof tops and lift 50 lbs.

HVAC training or refrigeration certificate would be beneficial.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:
The ideal candidate will be able to locate/trouble-shoot problems, determine appropriate procedures, and make repairs and adjustments to building management systems/controls, boiler operations/maintenance, and HVAC systems.

Knowledge of:
  • local, state, and federal building codes;
  • appropriate installation and repair techniques;
  • electrical and mechanical engineering and design;
  • the functions of various electrical, HVAC and plumbing systems.

Ability to:
  • read and follow blue prints;
  • interpret technical specifications and regulations;
  • operate the necessary tools of the HVAC trade;
  • communicate information clearly and concisely;
  • deal tactfully and work effectively with others.


Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment.

The State of South Dakota does not sponsor work visas for new or existing employees. All persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and complete an Employment Eligibility Verification, Form I-9.

The State of South Dakota offers employer paid health insurance plus ten paid holidays, generous vacation and sick leave accrual, dental, vision, and other insurance options, and retirement benefits. You can view our benefits information at https://bhr.sd.gov/job-seekers/work-for-state-government/ . This position is a member of Class A retirement under SDRS.

Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=FD1
South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources
Telephone: 605.773.3148 Fax: 605.773.4344
"An Equal Opportunity Employer"

Building Maintenance Specialist