Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office

  • Multi-Trades Worker II (Detention Facilities)

    Job Location US-FL-Tampa
    Job ID
  • Salary Minimum

    USD $33,883.20/Yr.

    Salary Maximum

    USD $60,174.40/Yr.


    Perform skilled work involving two or more trades in the construction, maintenance, and repair of buildings, equipment, and facilities.


    Non-standard hours including nights, holidays and weekends


    Twelve-month initial probationary period

    Location (Subject to Change)

    Various locations throughout Hillsborough County

    Major Duties (Not Limited to the Following)

    Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below.

    • Repair and adjust plumbing, water lines, electrical wiring, and equipment; plaster furniture, shelves, doors, windows, and machines of various kinds.
    • Participate in the erection of small structures and the more complex alteration, repair, and maintenance of plumbing, electric, and water systems and/or fixtures, brick, cement, HVAC, and carpentry work.
    • Perform lawn, landscape and grounds maintenance functions in a subtropical climate.
    • Paint interiors and exteriors of buildings.
    • Perform electric and acetylene welding, brazing, and fabrication.
    • Operate power equipment to include lathes, drill presses, threading machines, air compressors and gas-operated saws.
    • May supervise assigned laborers and trades helpers in maintenance work.
    • May operate medium to heavy motorized equipment.
    • Drive a vehicle to and from work sites.
    • Clean work site upon work completion.
    • Perform other related duties as required.

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

    • Working knowledge of procedures and techniques used in two or more construction trades.
    • Working knowledge of the construction and maintenance of various types of buildings and facilities.
    • Some knowledge of safety procedures and safety equipment.
    • Skill in the use of hand and electrical/gas-operated tools and equipment used in building and construction.
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and drawings.
    • Ability to work effectively with others.
    • Ability to prioritize work.
    • Ability to plan, organize, and supervise the work of others.
    • Ability to proof own work and work of others.
    • Ability to operate a motor vehicle.
    • Ability to work effectively with others.

    Minimum Qualifications

    Note: Applicants must meet the following requirement(s) to be considered minimally qualified for the job.


    Graduation from high school or possession of a GED Certificate; and
    Three years of experience as a skilled trades worker in two or more of the following trades: plumbing, electrical, carpentry, masonry, painting, or other skilled trades.
    Graduation from high school or possession of a GED Certificate; and
    Two years of experience as a Multi-Trades Worker I with Hillsborough County.

    Additional Requirements

    • Depending on area of assignment, incumbents may be required to possess a valid Florida Driver License at time of employment. Driving history will be thoroughly reviewed and may be grounds for disqualification.
    • No visible tattoos on face. Tattoos on hands, neck, or arms must be covered with white, black, or neutral colored covering.
    • No illegal drug sale within lifetime.
    • No illegal drug use within the past 36 months. No marijuana use within the last 24 months.
    • No felony convictions within lifetime.
    • No misdemeanor convictions involving perjury, false statement, or domestic violence within lifetime.
    • Prior military personnel must not have a dishonorable discharge from any branch of the United States Armed Forces, the United States Coast Guard, National Guard, or Reserve Forces.
    • Successful completion of a criminal background investigation including polygraph, reference/employment/neighborhood checks, medical evaluation, and drug screening.

    Benefit Information

    Benefits include but are not limited to:
    - Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance coverage
    - Florida Retirement System and Deferred Compensation
    - Paid time off including sick, vacation, and holiday time
    - Employee Assistance Program
    - Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
    - Employee incentives for educational degrees and bilingual (Spanish) abilities
    - Tuition reimbursement
    - Paid training


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