NLSA Maintenance Mechanic

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Regular, Full Time
16.33 - Hourly
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Navy Lake Site Allatoona

166 Sandtown Road SE

Cartersville, GA 30121


Opening Date:  07 January 2020               Closing Date:  Open Until Filled

Position:  Maintenance Mechanic, NA-4749-09

Salary:  $16.33 per hour

Employment Category:  Regular Full Time, 35-40 hours per week, with benefits.  May require working night, weekend and holiday hours.  Night differential and Sunday/holiday premium pay will be paid for hours worked.

Location:   Navy Lake Site Allatoona, Cartersville, GA, under operational control of MWR, Naval Submarine Base, Kings Bay, GA.  (Lake Allatoona is a 52-acre recreation area, just 30 miles north of Atlanta.  The Navy Lake Site offers rental cabins, RV/tent campsites, marina, lodge and conference facilities, retail store, beach and swimming area and an abundance of outdoor recreation space.)

Duties:   Performs work in at least two of the following trades in the maintenance and repair of grounds, equipment, buildings, and related fixtures and utilities: Plumbing: Installs, modifies, and repairs new and existing utility, supply, and disposal systems and equipment such as sewage, water, oil, and gas distribution systems, and water closets, tubs, and showers. Works from building plans, blueprints and sketches. Carpentry: Uses skilled techniques to construct, install, repair, and modify wood and wood substitute structures and items requiring close tolerance fit and structural soundness.  Assembles items using a variety of joining techniques and are skilled in the operation of precision carpentry and wood working equipment and are able to produce finished products with precise fits, accurate dimensions and acceptable appearance. Painting: Performs scraping, sanding, priming and painting interior and exterior surfaces using various paints, stains, equipment and techniques. Performs preventative maintenance on gas and diesel powered lawn and grounds equipment (i.e. fluid levels and changing filters) and hand tools used to accomplish assigned duties and responsibilities. Keeps maintenance records and logs on equipment. Observes required safety, sanitation, and hazardous waste disposal rules and regulations.  Operates vehicle to transport tools and materials to work site.  Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Requires two years of experience that demonstrates knowledge in the applicable combination of trades sufficient to perform the duties of the position.

  • Requires knowledge of all safety rules and regulations related to the crafts and trades required of the position.

  • Must have the ability to work independently with little or no supervision.

  • Must know how to safely use a variety of hand and power tools.

  • Must possess a valid state driver’s license.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:   Will work both indoors and outdoors with exposure to extremes of weather, dirt, paint vapors and fumes.  Work requires the ability to move, lift and carry items up to 40 pounds (over 40 pounds with assistance), prolonged standing, stooping, bending, kneeling, climbing and working in tiring and uncomfortable positions.  Lifts, carries and sets up materials and equipment weighing up to 40 pounds. Occasionally may handle materials and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.  Must wear protective gear.             

Basis of Review:   Applicants will be evaluated based on experience and qualifications described above and presented in written format.