New Job Facility Worker In South Dakota

Facility Worker
Facility Worker

Facility Worker

Company : South Dakota State Government
Salary : $11.50 - $17.70 an hour
Location : South Dakota

Full Description


Job ID: 17773
Agency: South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs / State Veterans Home
Location: Hot Springs
Salary: $11.50 - $17.70 per hour, depending on experience
Pay Grade: GC
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

This is a Full-Time 40 Hours Weekly position with the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs. For more information on the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs, please visit .

This position is a full-time position at the Michael J. Fitzmaurice South Dakota Veterans Home and requires a dedication and commitment to "Caring for America's Heroes". This position is a valued member of the Physical Plant Department will require an individual to repair / paint walls, perform routine maintenance, operate grounds keeping equipment in all types of weather, perform and maintain high levels of cleanliness throughout the building consisting of resident rooms, restrooms, and public areas.

Ability to lift 50lbs, standing, bending, reaching for long periods of time.

Licenses and Certifications:

May be required to possess or have the ability to obtain a valid driver license.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • a minimum of two years related work experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • knowledge of Environmental Services in a healthcare environment;
  • organizational skills in order to multi-task and manage multiple tasks;
  • effectively communicate with residents, other staff, and team members as required;
  • communicate information;
  • ability to operate machinery, mowers, snow blowers, floor cleaning equipment, etc.;
  • ability to learn new skills that are required for successfully completing the assigned tasks;
  • ability to adapt to the ever-changing duties as they are assigned.

Additional Requirements: Please attach a resume with your application.


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

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Job Service Office. A certificate is not necessary to be considered.

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 as an employer will be using E-Verify to complete employment eligibility verification upon hire.

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 . This position is a member of Class A retirement under SDRS.

Must apply online:
You must apply online, emailed resumes or submissions will not be accepted.

South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources
Telephone: 605.773.3148 Email: [email protected]

"An Equal Opportunity Employer"

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