Specialized Trades Assistant

General summary

This is a first-level vocational position specializing in areas such as: electrical; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); electronics; carpentry; concrete and masonry; welding; plumbing; and/or painting. Duties may include basic manual tasks that can be learned with short on-the-job training. May also assist skilled employees and follow specific and detailed procedures and practices as instructed. Tasks performed require use of basic tools and equipment under supervision.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Knowledge of basic methods and techniques used in traditional building and/or mechanical trades. Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the specialized trades. Ability to use hand and power tools. Ability to follow detailed technical direction.

Typical qualifications

0-1 year of experience.

Pay grade